Design Fleet Leader

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Date: 01-May-2022

Location: Oslo, Norway

Company: Alstom

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



Design Fleet Leader  

HAF: 148931


Do you want to join a world leader in the railway sector? In Norway, Alstom is engaged in a major signaling project, which will carry out the renewal of the Norway train fleet (more than 400 trains) with the ERTMS technology with various classes of trains (passenger trains, locomotives and yellow machines). 


The Design Fleet Leader will report directly to the Onboard Design Delivery Manager. The position will be mainly based in Oslo and ocassionally you will travel to Trondheim site to support with the project's phases.


Main tasks and responsibilities

  • Work Packages Management, including hours and cost
  • Tracking Project Deliverables
  • Train scheduling creation
  • Train KPI development
  • Field Installation feedback Management
  • Customer Relation Management
  • Technical discussion
  • Technical installation solution agreement
  • Installation design Risk assessment
  • Installation Design Technical Review involvement
  • Electrical and Mechanical Design Review
  • Installation Procedure review
  • On field activities organization including agenda, survey preparation and reporting



Skills and education

We require a master’s degree in engineering (preferably electrical or mechanical), with a specialisation or orientation in Project Management. It is desirable that you have a minimum of 3-5 years’ experience from railway and knowledge of Railway Signaling Systems (inside/outside) and Signaling Designs. We expect you to have good understanding of EHS regulation and great project management skills.


As a person you have a well-organized mindset, you are rigorous, structured and able to works both autonomously and proactively with your projects. You have excellent team working and communications skills, as well as the ability to adapt in a complex multicultural environment. You must also be fluent in English and preferably have proficiency in a Scandinavian language. You must also be fluent in English and preferably have proficiency in a Scandinavian language. You are flexible to travel between the two sites: Oslo and Trondheim.






Alstom offer

Alstom in the Nordics has over 2000 employees and offices in Stockholm, Oslo, Copenhagen, and Helsinki as well as several local offices and service depots. Joining Alstom means being a part of a highly qualified international team with an inclusive and responsible culture as the foundation. We are committed to encouraging our employees to reach their full potential by offering excellent opportunities to grow, all while valuing and respecting our employees as individuals.


We are also providing flexibility and competitive terms and conditions.


We hope that this has caught your interest and welcome you to apply for the position as soon as possible.



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