Project Safety Assurance Manager (m/f)

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Date: 6 Nov 2023

Location: Porto, PT

Company: Alstom

Req ID:301421  


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

The recipe for a successful workplace combines setting goals, feedback and focus on the big picture. I am happy to share with you that we are looking for Project Safety Assurance Manager to join our team in Porto, Portugal


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As a Project Safety Assurance Manager, you will manage, perform and ensure the activities related to safety assurance are applied in the projects. You will coordinate the safety studies carried out through the life cycle of the process to ensure that safety requirements are met, and that the process is compliant with the CENELEC Standards.

You will need to have a working knowledge of Safety Methods: Safety Plan, Preliminary Hazard Analysis PHA, Failure Modes and Effects Critical Analysis FMECA, Fault Tree Analysis FTA, Interface Hazard Analysis IHA, Operation & Support Hazard Analysis OSHA, Safety related Item List SRIL, Hazard Log HL, V&V Safety Report, and Safety Case.



•             Provide technical expertise/guidance and support at every step of the product/project life cycle: from tender, design, commissioning and warranty.

•             Provide technical leadership in Signalling Projects.

•             Project completed on time and at budget.

•             Client comfortable with ALSTOM’s approach.

•             Completeness and acceptance of the project Safety Case.

•             Safety Related Application Conditions (SRACs) management with Operator, Maintenance and Infrastructure.

•             Quality of working relationships with Project/Product/Engineering team and site safety officers.

•             Lowering the cost of project safety while maintaining safety standard of the project.



•             Coordinate all the Safety Assurance activities on the project.

•             Build the Safety Reports and the Safety Case.

•             Apply the safety assurance methodologies (risk acceptance criteria, safety analysis, verification and validation) defined for the project.

•             Defend Safety Case argumentations in front of internal (QS, Safety Assessor) and external (ISA) assessors; define and follow-up action plans to close the findings of the assessor.

•             Manage (if any) the Safety Assurance Engineers involved on the project.



•             Engineering degree

•             >5 years of experience in Safety signalling projects

•             English and Spanish at a fluent level is mandatory

•             Relevant experience in Safety Assurance in connected railway signalling Safety Projects.

•             Successful experience in working in a multi-site, multi-cultural environment

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? 

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