Project Engineering Manager

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Date: 24-Oct-2021

Location: Rome, Italy

Company: Alstom

Req ID:172407 

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.  


Join us as a Project Engineering Manager and you'll be looking at a career-defining role based in Rome or Bologna, Italy


Your role

As a Project Engineering Manager you will lead, manage and control all engineering-related activities in the project to deliver on requirements, budget and schedule. You will ensure that “lessons learned” and best practices are applied on projects and transferred to new projects. You will be the main Engineering Interface with the customer.

A big part of your role is to define the implementation of the project jointly with the PM and the Site Manager. You will manage all engineering activities for designated projects (Signalling and/or Wayside) and the engineering labour budgets; define and tracks engineering deliverables; Identify and captures input requirements from technical meetings with customer and internal stakeholders and distribute to system engineering;  Technically support ITC activities.


Key responsibilities

  • To lead all aspects of design, implementation, testing and commissioning required to deliver the scope of the engineering project to satisfy customer requirements while adhering to project budgets and schedules.
  • Establish and maintain interfaces with other Engineering departments & with relevant functions (Project Management, Procurement, Operations, Sales, Bids).
  • Monitor, control and report monthly all product related financial aspects of the project consistent with the contract requirements and established project management procedures to attain established goals.
  • Continuous optimization of Project Engineering processes/tools/behaviors by considering business requirements, customer needs, technical innovations, and new market conditions.
  • Ensuring that relevant skills are made available by the Engineering Function in order to fulfill project requirements


Qualifications & Functional Knowledge

  • Engineering graduate
  • Minimum 5 years of experience postgraduate
  • Minimum 2 years of leadership experience
  • Interdisciplinary technical background (traditional railway signalling, ERTMS, SCADA, power supply, data networks, civil works, etc.).
  • Project Management experience and/or skills
  • Interest to extend technical skills.
  • Signalling background and knowledge on signalling systems preferred
  • Good knowledge of Italian, French and English


An agile, inclusive and responsible culture is the foundation of our company where diverse people are offered excellent opportunities to grow, learn and advance in their careers.  We are committed to encouraging our employees to reach their full potential, while valuing and respecting them as individuals.   



Job Type:​Experienced​

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