Coordinator Data (Junior / Starter)

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Date: 21-May-2023

Location: Ridderkerk, NL

Company: Alstom

Vacancy – Ridderkerk – Fulltime (32 – 40) – Alstom

Our department and your challenge

Our goal is to change (and verify) raw data into useful information (digital data infrastructure) for our customers which helps them (and us) to optimize the performance and maintenance planning for their trains, trams, locomotives and metros. You will make sure that the data infrastructure for real-time monitoring, predictive models, pattern recognition and condition based maintenance is up and running. You will develop alerts in case of any irregularities (e.g. if the temperature in a train increases). You constantly think about questions like: Why doesn’t this function properly? Do we need to improve anything? Which colleagues should I get involved? What is the core question of our customer (question behind the question)?

Together with the customers we continuously improve the digital toolset and increase the availability of the customer fleets.


We are the crucial switch between our customers and our internal department. Therefore, in this job you will have contact with our colleagues in France (who maintain the systems) and our customers. You will travel between different Alstom departments within The Netherlands. You will work together with a team of data- and technical specialists and report to Guido Pronk (Manager Fleet Support Center). Simple said, your job is a combination of organizing and coordinating. Your official Job Title will be: Fleet Support Officer


Tasks & Responsibilities

- Create and communicate service orders (and other relevant communication) to the customer

- First line communication to the customer (internal / external)

- Translate specified technical specs into functionalities

- Understanding and monitoring the data infrastructure availability performance

- Create overview and monitor big data flows & applications

- Send bulletins & alerts (via customer portal), and own / safeguard the continuity of the process

- Identifying new (data driven) possibilities & optimization for customers

- Translating a practical problem into a solution

- Define standard rules to analyse vehicle diagnostic data

- Raise change request to improve diagnostic information collected by the vehicles

- Participate to critical task-force dedicated to troubleshooting if necessary

- Report regularly and accurately on the performance of the fleet, for internal use, and to report to the customer.



We offer you best of both worlds. You can see our department as a start-up where your responsibilities aren’t strictly framed and can help us develop our department. You can develop yourself and bring your ideas into practice.

And the other hand, we are part of a large, international companies which offers many advantages (professionality, labour conditions, development and career opportunities etc.).

The Alstom University offers many possibilities to develop yourself in your job, career and as a person. An example is learning a foreign language with help of native speakers. And because we are a large company, there are sufficient career opportunities incl. abroad).

Practical: We follow the cla (cao) Metalelektro which offers 27 vacation days + 13 ADV (40 days in total). It’s possible to work from home (hybrid): 3 days at the office, 2 days at home, we offer flexible working hours and a 32 to 40 hour workweek (your decision).


Career opportunities

Since you are part of a large, international company within a growing industry, you have more than sufficient career and development opportunities. Some options are: …

  • Business Analyst
  • Data Engineer
  • Data Scientist
  • Business Developer
  • (System) Engineer


The ideal Coordinator Data (Junior / Starter)

We are open to a different type of backgrounds:

- Bachelor / Master (junior / starter) with a degree in business administration, Business IT, IT or Engineering

- If you already have experience, then it needs to be related to data or technical (e.g. Data science management / Big data business analyst)

As a person you are able to communicate properly, take initiatives and are ambitious.



Check also our new “Working at Alstom Netherlands” website to discover why you want to work at Alstom.


1. Send your cv (motivation letter not obligated) to Matthijs van der Pol

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Or WhatsApp: 06-2417 2790 (WhatsApp without having to add a nr.:

2. You will receive within 2 working days


Overview vacancy

Job Title: Coordinator Data (Junior / Starter)

Category: Project Management

Location: Ringdijk 390C, 2983 GS Ridderkerk

Date: 2 mei 2023

Contract: Fulltime (32 – 40 hours per week)

Contract:  Temporary contract with the intention for a permanent contract

Industry: Railway / Mobility / Transportation

Company Name: Alstom

Vacancy ID: AlstomSonneveld1

Vacancy deadline: 22 Juni 2023

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