Hardware Lifecycle Manager

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Date: 17-May-2022

Location: Pittsburgh, PA, United States

Company: Alstom

Req ID:223333 


What if you could join a team of dedicated, creative and innovative people?


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 


Join us as Hardware Lifecycle Manager, and you’ll be looking at a career-defining role based in Pittsburgh (PA), US.


Manage Product Lifecycle Managers and Life Cycle Métier. Ensure that Products & Systems of the Development Center he/she belongs to are sustained.


Your responsibilities will include:

  • Manage products sustaining budget and workload
  • Be responsible for QCD execution of all Life Cycle activities assigned to the Development Center:
    • Obsolescence management
    • Cost reduction
    • Reliability growth & evolution (small redesign or buy products)
    • End of tender, manufacturing, repair
  • Ensure Operation (Industrial) Support:
    • Manufacturing (First Pass Yield), Repairs
    • Supply chain (double sourcing and obsolete stock management)
  • Ensure Regional Center support for:
    • Tender (main contract, repeat order, maintenance contracts)
    • Project product support
  • Manage and develop Life Cycle Métiers (competitiveness, process and tools)


As our ideal candidate you have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering  or in related technology field          
  • Minimum of 3 years of process management background
  • Minimum 3 years in electronic development or technology field (System, Hw, Sw, V&V, RAM).
  • Knowledge of railway industry (norms, certifications…) would be an asset
  • Awareness on Processes and Products delivered in the project
  • Technical general knowledge about electronics products design and engineering activities
  • Knowledge in Product and project lifecycle
  • Capacity to coordinate small engineering team
  • Experience in operational activities and in documentation management
  • Risk management skills: provides early warnings as soon as unforeseen problems arise, to ensure timely corrective action can be taken
  • Operational effectiveness skills: execute and delivers – Identifies the critical task & resources necessary to achieve the desired objectives, takes action to ensure execution, delivery and follow-up

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?  


Join Alstom and discover how we move the world!


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. 


Effective 29 January 2021, Alstom completed the acquisition of Bombardier Transportation. This is a Bombardier Transportation Legal Entity Position - positions at Bombardier Transportation companies are all members of the Alstom Group.


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