Data Cost Engineer

Date: 25 avr. 2022

Lieu: Saint Ouen, J, France

Entreprise: Alstom

Req ID:115844 

Nous créons des innovations intelligentes pour relever les défis de la mobilité d’aujourd'hui et de demain. Nous concevons et fabriquons une gamme complète de systèmes de transport, des trains à grande vitesse aux bus électriques et trains sans conducteur, en passant par les solutions d'infrastructure, de signalisation et de mobilité digitale. Nous rejoindre, c’est intégrer une communauté internationale de plus 75000 personnes qui se consacrent à la résolution de problèmes de mobilité concrets et à la réalisation de projets internationaux ayant un impact local durable.

Within the engineering department of Alstom, the Design to Cost Department has been created to centralize and put at the disposal of the métiers in charge of the product development, the cost data and Design to Cost methodologies developed within the company.

Within the Design to Cost department, the Product Cost Platform will summarize the Production Cost of all Alstom Product. The Cost Data Engineer is one of the key member of the Product Cost Platform team and has under his responsibility to provide accurate, up to date and segmented data to the Platform.



As Data Cost Engineer, you work at the interface between the ERPs of the company and the Product Cost Platform, responsible to deliver the Data according to the requirements with the right level of accuracy and to constantly improve the end-to-end Product Cost Platform process.



Product Cost Platform Operation

  • Build, optimize, maintain and control the Data treatment protocols necessary to extract, correct and format the data as required by the Product Cost Platform
  • Take in charge the interface with the ERPs teams to ensure the compliance of the data with the requirements
  • Take in charge the correction of the data and their segmentation according to the protocols as defined
  • Put in place the process to implement the ex-BT project into the PCP
  • Ensure the implementation of the data protocols into the IS&T systems as per investment plan defined (activities such as DFR/CR redaction, follow the progress, testing validation…)
  • Raise, follow and validate the incidents related to your scope and ensure their resolution in a time frame in accordance with their criticalities
  • Support and Manage the Data Cost Analysts related to your activities

Performance Measurement

  • Ensure through accessible KPIs the transparency of the performances of the PCP including its development, validation and data release planning

Continuous Improvement

  • Embark the Alstom Costing community and the other métiers in the development and validation process to ensure their adhesion to the PCP, measure their satisfaction
  • Constantly find solutions to simplify the user interface and find always simplest ways for the users to access to the relevant data following the “less is more” principal


Way of working

  • You will be part of the Product Cost Platform team and work under the coordination of the Product Cost Platform Manager
  • You will work closely with the ERP team members and BPOs to insure a good comprehension and a good resolution of the potential issues
  • You will work closely with the IS&T Teams to improve existing features or create new functionalities and implement them properly into the process in place
  • You will work closely with the costing resources and support them to make sure they have the relevant data for their activities
  • You will work to the continuous improvement of your work, propose an improve process and tool optimizations and report on the result of it
  • All your activity will be framed by KPIs showing the data quality and the evolution of the action plans under your responsibility


 Behavioral Competencies

  • You love to speak with proven data, you love to investigate issues and to solve it to deliver very high-quality level of data
  • You like to work on pioneer actions, discover and select the best approach to allow the team to deliver always new and more relevant data services
  • You’re a committed person, understand that your work is important for others and make everything to respect your commitments
  • Even if you don’t know everything, you’re ready to learn further by yourself as well as in a network mode with others to improve your competencies but also, on your strongest competencies, to give advises and training to others
  • You’re open minded, user oriented, ready to listen to others, to understand their métier and their needs, to translate it into data driven tools or models
  • You’re fluent in French and English and happy to work within international teams


Technical competencies & Experience

 Mechanical Engineer with a first successful experience in the fields of competences needed for this job. A first experience in the train industry will be a plus.


Operational skills required :

  • Pack office
  • Microsoft Excel, VBA advanced user
  • Data viewer programming or ready to learn would be a plus
  • ERP
  • DMA / Catia / PDM
  • Qlik package
  • English – fluent (mandatory)

Les engagements de notre entreprise se fondent sur une culture agile, inclusive et responsable qui offre à des personnes de tout horizon l’opportunité de se développer, d’apprendre et de progresser tout au long de leur carrière. Nous encourageons nos salariés à réaliser pleinement leur potentiel, tout en leur accordant l’estime et le respect dus à chaque individu.


Job Type:​Expérimenté