Senior Product Manager

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Date: 24-Jun-2022

Location: Pittsburgh, PA, United States

Company: Alstom


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 



Role Summary/Purpose:

An Alstom Product Manager leads the assigned Alstom product line.  They are responsible for the competiveness of the product in terms of features, functionality, price, and quality.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Creating and maintaining product roadmap from Market and R&D requirement till retirement in line with Solution expectations, Core Technology policy/Product Development Organization (PDO)/Product Industrial Organization (PIO) and Industrial & Sourcing Strategy.
    • lifecycle status management from introduction to retirement (Phase in/Phase Out)
    • Define new developments projects based on requirements (new features and functions)
    • Communicating progress against the product roadmap and keeping stakeholders informed of updates through Product Category Reviews.
    • Product Total Cost and related competitiveness actions with all métiers involved
    • Production Lead time /Time to market” improvement based on solution target with procurement team.
    • Product phase in/phasing-out plan with Solution and Service
    • Recurrent, development and sustaining cost improvement plan (Re-factoring, M/B Re-sourcing, Product REX)
    • Managing obsolescence risk (Product, Test bench, tools) and corresponding Business case decision making
  • Scope management in line with Solution Strategy and R&D / Sustaining needs
  • Managing all Product data information (Catalogue/Datasheet /User Manual) and Key Performance Feature
  • Responsible for product quality and performance including:
    • change management and impact analysis
    • root cause analysis review
    • safety status
  • Supporting Project, Tender teams with product knowledge
  • Supporting final customer demo/pre-tendering/maintainability activities when needed
  • A key stakeholder and contributor with Solution Directors, Global Demand and Supply Chain in volume forecasting.
  • Collaborate to Providing/Managing Product internal training



  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Business Administration, or related field
  • 5+ years’ experience in, product development, product management, or related field
  • Minimum 1 year commercial and/or technical experience with Rail Transit applications.


Desired Characteristics:

  • Demonstrated aptitude for a leadership and product line ownership role in a highly dynamic cross-functional environment
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills



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.   



Alstom abides by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.


Accommodations for Applicants with Disabilities

Alstom provides reasonable accommodations and/or assistance to applicants with disabilities and disabled veterans (including but not limited to other protected veterans and individuals with known physical and mental limitations).  If you need a reasonable accommodation/assistance for any part of the application and/or hiring process, please note this in our online application.


Successful applicants will be required to undergo pre-employment drug testing for unauthorized substances. Marijuana and medical marijuana are considered unauthorized substances. Additionally, upon date of hire, applicants will be required to complete the U.S. Department Homeland Security's I-9 form confirming identity and authorization to work in the United States.




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