Project Cybersecurity Manager

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Date: 13-Jan-2022

Location: Madrid, MD, Spain

Company: Alstom


We create smart innovations to meet the mobility challenges of today and tomorrow. We design and manufacture a complete range of transportation systems, from high-speed trains to electric buses and driverless trains, as well as infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a truly global community of more than 75 000 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.   

Position: Project Cybersecurity Manager

Duration: Permanent

Location: Madrid


Overall Purpose of The Role
The Project Cybersecurity Manager (PCyM) will manage cybersecurity for projects assigned, under the responsibility of Regional Cybersecurity Head, inside Spain & Portugal scope.


For Project Cybersecurity Management

The primary responsibilities of the Project Cybersecurity Manager are:


  • To define the Project Cybersecurity Management plan and all Cybersecurity deliverables.
  • To perform security risk assessment of the solution delivered on the project.
  • Taking into account the Mainline Platform solutions and additional project constraints, to specify and validate the suitable cybersecurity architectures, and counter measures for each of the non-acceptable risks. 


For Technical Mentoring

To define cybersecurity solution with the Project Engineering team; To mentor project engineers how to implement cybersecurity solutions; To follow cybersecurity test implementation.


Detailed Responsibilities

  • Define the Project Cybersecurity Management plan following applicable Alstom processes, rules and guidelines and verify these are followed by the project.
  • Analyze Project security needs (including standards and regulations), determine security objectives and main security risks strategy.
  • Plan security activities within the project development life cycle, estimate costs and duration, their impacts related to project execution
  • Manage the Project Cybersecurity deliverables
  • Manage Cybersecurity architecture and requirement allocation
  • Provide support during technical design meetings for cybersecurity activities
  • Obtain agreement from Project/Customer about the set of security measures to be implemented
  • Establish Cybersecurity context, and perform Cybersecurity Risk Analysis
  • Liaise with the mainline platform team to define the most suitable solution
  • Cascade requirements to suppliers, and apply Cybersecurity Assurance Level
  • Manage Third Parties Risks
  • Define the Cybersecurity Operating Procedures
  • Evaluate the Project achieved Cybersecurity level
  • In case of external Cybersecurity audit, manage the relationship with auditors

Competencies & Experience

To be considered for this role, candidate need to demonstrate the following skills experience and attributes:

  • University/ Engineer in degree level
  • Master’s degree in Engineering/Technology or related field
  • More than 5 years of experience
  • Knowlpedge and experience in main standards cyber and regulations: ISO 2700X, 62443, NIST, NIS, French LPM
  • Knowledge of some security solutions and areas: IAM, PKI, DLP, FW, IDS/IPS, Antimalware, 2FA,
  • Knowledge on methodologies or framework about Management and Analysis Risk (Pilar, ENS, Ebios, NIST, etc…)
  • Experience related to Cybersecurity in general, deployment experience of security technologies.
  • Architecture concepts and techniques of systems, communication networks, operating systems and associated programming languages
  • Methods of Cybercurity risk analysis
  • High level in English is a must (B2 or C1 level)

  • Strong analytical skills with demonstrated ability for problem solving
  • Creativity and ability to work in a complex environment
  • Proven planning, prioritization and organizational skills
  • Professional & concise communication (written & verbal)
  • Knowledge in Railway Sector or Industry will be a plus.



An agile, inclusive and responsible culture is the foundation of our company where diverse people are offered excellent opportunities to grow, learn and advance in their careers.  We are committed to encouraging our employees to reach their full potential, while valuing and respecting them as individuals.   


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