BIM Central CDE Manager

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Date: 21-Mar-2023

Location: Saint-Ouen, FR

Company: Alstom

Req ID:407285 

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 

Job Title

BIM Central CDE Manager


Purpose of the Job

In the BIM central team and in relationship with all the other stakeholders (IS&T, S/W editors / users...), he takes part in the definition and development of Alstom BIM Ref Sol and is responsible for validation of any update or variation of the CDE (Common Data Environment) definition with respect to this Reference  Solution.

He is the entry point for clarifying all admin matters regarding Alstom’s CDE Reference Solution.

Organisation Reporting

Hierarchical:      BIM Reference Solution Director

Network & Links

  • Alstom BIM Central team members,
  • Alstom Document Control and IS&T teams,
  • S/W Editors and development support teams

BIM Reference Solution users



Performance Measurement/KPI’s

  • BIM Reference Solution efficiency and compliance with ISO 19650 international Norm.
  • Performance of the CDE functionalities in line with the Employers’ Information Requirements and with Alstom BIM requirements.




Definition of the Common Data Environment Reference solution:


Participates in the definition of the architecture of the CDE ref solution

  • Participates in the definition of Alstom CDE processes and procedures
  • Tests, integrates and validates any S/W update or new function
  • Participates in the definition of Alstom CDE processes and procedures
  • Ensures coordination with IT teams, means and procedures in terms of BIM Reference Solution integration within Alstom general IT architecture
  • Ensures and enhances reliability and efficiency of the Common Data Environment definition (including on cybersecurity aspects)
  • Develops or supports development of new functions or applications
  • Proposes solutions and improvements in order to mitigate any limitation or constraint generated by the other off the shelf S/W solutions the CDE has to interface with


QCD and reporting

    • Periodically reports the status of the CDE  Reference Solution towards the hierarchy
    • Tracks and reports all issues or troubleshooting regarding CDE definition,
    • Records and manages all REX (Return of Experience) regarding the definition or use of the Reference Solution CDE


Job Specifications

Knowledge & Experience :

  • Must have In-depth working knowledge of Projectwise and Windows environments,
  • working knowledge of word processing, spreadsheets, e-mail, Web-enabled applications, and database software. Familiarity with Revit, AECOSim, Navigator, NavisWorks, BIM 360 and ACC, Aconex, Mezzoteam…   is appreciated.
  • Must have a 5+ year experience in BIM process management, and knowledge of data bases management
  • Must have Knowledge of mechanical design (Experience in Trackworks, Power supply / catenary, Civil works… is appreciated).
  • Possess the ability to work within a team as well as independently
  • Possess Excellent communications skills both written and oral
  • Possess Excellent organisational skills and rigor
  • Fluent in English (written and spoken)

Ability to adapt to complex organizations




Position in the Organisation


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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