Product Safety Assurance Manager

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Date: 27-Jan-2023

Location: Rochester, NY, US

Company: Alstom

Req ID:403486 

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 

Manage, perform and ensure the activities related to safety assurance are applied in the Projects and Programs (products and systems)


Responsibilities and Accountabilities

  • Coordinate the Safety Assurance activities on the system / product.
  • Perform Safety analyses on vital embedded Software parts (SEEA, Critical Code review)
  • Manage Hazard Log, review RAM, V&V, T&C activities from a Safety perspective
  • Support/develop the interfaces between Safety and V&V activities.
  • 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 / system / product
  • Develop a safety approach compliant with contract and accepted standards (IEEE, AREMA, Cenelec,…)
  • Support Rochester Safety Manager to build action plan if requested to close open points and findings
  • Liaise with the Alstom Safety management in Europe, the Rochester MD and to the Rochester safety team.
  • Provide safety training of safety team (and engineering) according to the identified improvement actions
  • Support management/closure of Safety Issues and related action plan


Educational Requirements

  • Bachelors Degree in Software Engineering. 
  • Degrees in Engineering Sciences, Computer science would be considered



  • A proven background of 2 to 3 years in Software Engineering for highly regulated industry (Rail, Defense, Nuclear or Space…)
  • Self-starter able to work independently with a sense of urgency and network effectively to gather data from different sources.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, excellent written and verbal communication. Self-motivated, detailed oriented ability to learn new techniques in a changing environment are desired.
  • Knowledge of international standards: IEC, IEEE, AREMA, CENELEC

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. 





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