Signaling Project/Program Configuration and Change Manager (PrCCM)-RER

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Date: 03-Dec-2022

Location: Rochester, NY, US

Company: Alstom


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 



Implement Configuration Management and Change Control for Signaling Projects, Products and Programs as a member of core teams:

  • Keep the configuration under control during the whole life-cycle of the project, product or program
  • Manage the change process in the project and ensure configuration is formalized and adequate at any time to deliver the configuration and change documentation to the internal or external Customer


Responsibilities and Accountabilities:

Perform the following Configuration Management and Change Control activities for assigned projects, products and programs, assisting other team members as required:

  • Ensure application of Alstom configuration and change management procedures and instructions
  • Follow any other related Alstom processes as required
  • Demonstrate ownership of the role for assigned projects, products, and programs; respond to priorities or urgencies
  • Write and maintain the configuration and change management plan with PM and technical lead(s), to implement the configuration and change management process and address contractual configuration management requirements
  • Organize and update the configuration and change databases for assigned projects, products and programs
  • Organize and manage the project, product or program evolutions through change activities
  • Set up, plan and organize the Change Control Board meetings:
    • View the Change Requests (CR)
    • Verify that the changes are well documented
    • Document CCB decisions
    • Establish the CCB Minutes of Meeting
  • Track the scheduled versions for configuration changes (projected date of change application such as retrofits)
  • Coordinate the project, product or program team members regarding configuration and changes
  • Create and Manage project, product, and program baselines with technical leads, following established Alstom processes:
    • Configuration item identification
    • Baseline definition, creation, review, and freeze
    • Ensure interfaces with sub-systems
    • Support technical lead with baseline integration
  • Create and maintain serialable product for products and programs in the configuration management tool
  • Receive and implement product breakdown structures in the configuration management tool
  • Receive, manage, and maintain configuration item lists of serialized products for projects in the configuration management tool, from the data received from other departments
  • Issue configuration & change management and related KPIs
  • Ensure rigorous traceability and reporting
  • Provide REX (Return on Experience) on methods & tools and share best practices with the global Engineering community
  • Provide training and guidance to other members of the Configuration Management and Change Control team
  • Act as a Process Correspondent or a tool Key User



  • Engineering BS degree, or related technical discipline
  • Minimum 3 years of Configuration Management experience (10 year minimum if no BS degree)
  • Solid technology background
  • Good communication skills – oral and written
  • Systematic, rigorous, and organized, able to sort out different matters concurrently
  • Microsoft Office competent


Desired Characteristics:

  • CMMI Certification
  • Good knowledge of Railway Signaling products and systems



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.



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.   







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