Project Manager

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Date: 26-Nov-2021

Location: Rochester, NY, United States

Company: Alstom


We create smart innovations to meet the mobility challenges of today and tomorrow. We design and manufacture a complete range of transportation systems, from high-speed trains to electric buses and driverless trains, as well as infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a truly global community of more than 75 000 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.  



Plan and manage the execution of project according to the contractual requirements and customer expectations (summarized in contract charter), to maximize the results with respect to cash and margin while delivering on time, in conformity with Alstom project management and execution processes. 



Lead a Project Team, including Core Team and when applicable internal and external partners Project Managers in line with the project structure.

Perform project management and contract administration according to Alstom Project Management Manual, including proactive risk and opportunity management, and in full compliance with e-book rules (e-book 2 on E&C).

Ensure completion of Project Performance goals to meet business objectives and customer /Platform satisfaction.

Responsible and accountable for the Project Profit and Loss.

Represent Alstom to Customers and when applicable external stakeholders (Consortium, JV …).

Ensure optimal quality of project/program execution and reviews.

Ensure that critical aspects are identified in reviews and proactively / professionally addressed and followed up.

Make sure that key project stakeholders are aligned toward project/program goals.

EHS: Accountable for the proper implementation of the Alstom policy and Customer requirements by all stakeholders (internal & external) including suppliers and contractors.

Report to senior management the status of the project / program and its KPIs, during the business/sector project reviews.


Education & Experience:

Bachelor’s degree in engineering/technical field or related field required

Master’s degree/MBA preferred

10+ years of related experience

Good knowledge of railway products and systems

Conflict management and interpersonal skills

Team spirit approach and good communication skills

Communication abilities to obtain collaboration from the matrix organization involved in the project

ALSTOM way of working for efficient process execution

Leadership, initiative, and decision minded



We believe that a diverse and inclusive workforce is a lever to running a sustainable and successful business. We are dedicated to creating an inclusive environment where all our employees are encouraged to reach their full potential, and individual differences are valued and respected.

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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