Project Engineering Manager Urban

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Date: 13 Jul 2024

Location: Madrid, MD, ES

Company: Alstom

Req ID:448930 

At Alstom, we understand transport networks and what moves people. From high-speed trains, metros, monorails, and trams, to turnkey systems, services, infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility, we offer our diverse customers the broadest portfolio in the industry. Every day, 80,000 colleagues lead the way to greener and smarter mobility worldwide, connecting cities as we reduce carbon and replace cars.


Could you be the full-time Project Engineering Manager (PREM) for Urban Projects in Madrid we’re looking for?

Your future role

Take on a new challenge and apply your engineering expertise in a new cutting-edge field. You’ll and work alongside young and proactive teammates.

You'll pilot the technical aspects of the Project or Tender. Day-to-day, you’ll work closely with teams across the business (systems, rams), represent technically the project, internally and in front of the customer and much more.

You’ll specifically take care of specifying and validating, with their team, the Transport System Solution, and controlling the technical consistency through a strong interfaces Management and quality, cost and delay (QCD) approach.

We’ll look to you for:

  • Manage the technical contractual scope of the project:
  1. Be accountable for the customer acceptance of the project solution
  2. Manage the project technical risks and the corresponding mitigation plan
  3. Together with the Project Manager, in case of contractual scope evolution, rise variation order and manage it
  4. Validate the technical design choices with the peers and Solution Director
  5. Identify which are the applicable regulations in the customer country/city and ensure they are taken into account in project solution design
  • Manage the project solution, meaning the customization and parameterization of the generic solution to meet Quality, Cost, Delivery and Performance (QCDP) commitments:
  1. Build and analyse together with the Project Architect, the project requirements database (PRD) and allocate requirements to System Program Manager (SPM), Project Industrialization Manager (PrIDM) and to Project Engineering team
  2. Act as a chairman of Project Change Control Board (CCB)
  3. Be responsible of the project design and application engineering activities
  4. Supervise Verification & Validation activities
  5. Be accountable for Engineering WP QCD
  6. Provide BOM
  • PrEM is in charge of the complete validation of the Project Solution
  • Functionally lead the project engineering team
  • Verify Project Safety Case
  • Manage the interface with the project core team


All about you

We value passion and attitude over experience. That’s why we don’t expect you to have every single skill. Instead, we’ve listed some that we think will help you succeed and grow in this role: 

  • Engineer profile is a must.
  • 3-5 years previous experience in some of the Urban systems.
  • Previous project management experience preferred
  • Previous experience working on cross-functional teams
  • Previous rail industry experience preferred
  • Knowledge on Engineering tasks to be performed.
  • Fluent in English
  • Fluent in French is desirable.


Things you’ll enjoy

Join us on a life-long transformative journey – the rail industry is here to stay, so you can grow and develop new skills and experiences throughout your career. You’ll also:

  • Enjoy stability, challenges and a long-term career free from boring daily routines
  • Collaborate with transverse teams and helpful colleagues
  • Contribute to innovative projects
  • Utilise our cooperative working environment
  • Steer your career in whatever direction you choose across functions and countries
  • Benefit from our investment in your development, through award-winning learning
  • Benefit from a fair and dynamic reward package that recognises your performance and potential, plus comprehensive and competitive social coverage (life, medical, pension) 


You don’t need to be a train enthusiast to thrive with us. We guarantee that when you step onto one of our trains with your friends or family, you’ll be proud. If you’re up for the challenge, we’d love to hear from you!


Alstom is the leading company in the mobility sector, solving the most interesting challenges for tomorrow’s mobility. That’s why we value inquisitive and innovative people who are passionate about working together to reinvent mobility, making it smarter and more sustainable. Day after day, we are building an agile, inclusive and responsible culture, where a diverse group of people are offered opportunities to learn, grow and advance in their careers, with options across functions and geographic locations. Are you ready to join a truly international community of great people on a challenging journey with a tangible impact and purpose?  


Equal opportunity statement:
Alstom is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating an inclusive working environment where all our employees are encouraged to reach their full potential, and individual differences are valued and respected.  All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by local law. 


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