Project Engineering Manager

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Date: 18-Jun-2022

Location: Motala, E, Sweden

Company: Alstom

Req ID:162883 

Leading societies to a low carbon future, Alstom develops and markets mobility solutions that provide the sustainable foundations for the future of transportation. Our product portfolio ranges from high-speed trains, metros, monorail, and trams to integrated systems, customised services, infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a caring, responsible, and innovative company where more than 70,000 people lead the way to greener and smarter mobility, worldwide 



Project Engineering Manager
Job ID: 162883


Do you want to work for a world-leading company in the railway industry? Alstom Sweden is looking for an ambitious Project Engineering Manager (PrEM) for our projects in Motala.

As a Project Engineering Manager for the technical scope in terms of design and technical solutions in different modernization and maintenance projects.


As a Project Engineering Manager, you will provide engineering services to both internal and external stakeholders to streamline and further develop Alstom Transport's products in the Nordic region.  In this role, you focus primarily on driving fulfillment of the technical requirements from customers and other stakeholders (internal, authorities etc.). The main current project is MLU72 which is a modernization/ upgrade of trains including design and replacement of different subsystems on the train. 



   Manage the technical contractual scope of the project:

  • Be accountable for the customer acceptance of the project technical solution
  • Manage the project technical risks and the corresponding mitigation plan
  • Together with the Project Manager, in case of contractual scope evolution, rise variation order and manage it
  • Validate the technical design choices
  • Identify which are the applicable regulations in the customer country/city and ensure they are considered 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:

  • Build and analyse together with the Project Manager, the project requirements database (PRD) and allocate requirements to Project Engineering team and to Project Industrialization Manager (PrIDM)
  • Act as a chairman of Project Change Control Board (CCB) or equivalent forum
  • Be responsible of the project design and application engineering activities
  • Supervise Verification & Validation activities
  • Be accountable for Engineering work package (WP) QCD
  • Provide bill of material (BOM)


Project Engineering Manager oversees the complete validation of the Project Solution


Functionally lead the project engineering team:

  • Deploy the applicable engineering process, methods & tools on the project
  • Manage and participate in the evaluation of the project engineering team
  • Share Environment, Health and Security (EHS) rules with project engineering team (receiving inputs from PM/Project EHS Manager/Coordinator)
  • Support assessment of the teams involved in project engineering activities, including the ones belonging to a different Regional Center.


Verify Project Safety Case (safety plan)


   Manage the interface with the project core team:                    

  • Provide all technical documents to the project core team members for the industrialisation, sourcing, installation, test and commissioning (product bill of quantities BOQ, architecture schematics, ...)
  • Solve technical issues detected by different core team members
  • During project warranty, coordinate actions to support resolution of pending technical issues following Project Warranty Manager (PrWM) requirements
  • Support PrQSM to consolidate the REX of the Project and the Reliability Growth
  • Support Project Engineering Domain/Metiers Department Head to define/perform knowledge capitalization




  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Science or Science Subjects.
  • At least 3-4 years of relevant work experience.
  • Technical knowledge in railway is highly valued.
  • Used to working with technical standards and regulations.
  • Used to working in customer projects and in teams.
  • Good communication skills, thorough and responsible.
  • Collaborative, enterprising and problem-solving oriented.
  • Unhindered in Swedish and English, both in speech and writing.





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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