Design Authority - Micro Cabmatic

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Date: 06-Sep-2022

Location: Rochester, NY, US

Company: Alstom

Req ID: 316501

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 Design Authority (EN-SA-21) acts as a technical referent for Micro Cabmatic. She/he is a flexible support to projects, programs and tenders, assessing technical proposals of his expertise field, as well risks identifications and action plans elaborations. She/he participates in the definition of common sets of product capabilities and ensures alignment with solution / métiers roadmaps

  • Support the Projects/Programs Engineering team to ensure that the correct technical governance is being applied (e.g. suitable design and expert input, defining and enforcing architecture/métier standards, methodologies, processes, tools and solution frameworks against which programs and projects can deliver) – focusing inwardly on the internal consistency; and outwardly on its coherence with other solutions/métiers and standards.
  • Review the technical input and subject matter expertise of the proposed design, covering areas such as the definition of requirements compliance, functional fit, technological capability, cost, and delivery capability
  • Assess the feasibility of the proposed solution (performance, delivery model and organizational fit), and propose mitigation plans
  • Engages with projects/programs to ensure technical risks are being identified and managed
  • Chair Design Reviews for subject matter in his/her field of critical developments and projects
  • Ensure the implementation of generic products and systems by multi-project synergies in order to optimize cost of technical solutions.
  • Propose technical innovation and roadmap development as required in answer to the business strategy of his/her field, with a constant preoccupation to make optimization on the company portfolio and internal processes.
  • Maintain view of industry and standards, and domain technical watch to guide orientation with market trends.
  • Provide pre-tendering support regarding business opportunities where expected solution does not exist in current portfolio.
  • To assist tenders to ensure consistency between the tender development needs and the programs development roadmap  

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?  


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. 





Job Type:​Experienced​

Nearest Major Market: Rochester