RSC Product Planning Manager

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Date: 15-Aug-2022

Location: Saint-Ouen, J, France

Company: Alstom

Req ID:185843 

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 70000 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.  



Tender Schedules

  • Review and verification of and contribution to tender and project schedules using the Duration Sizing Guide (part of A.SST)
  • Follow up and envisage market trends regarding the project development duration and propose improvement actions for optimization


Development and implementation of a Product Planning Process

  • Responsible for the development and implementation of a Product Planning Process including communication strategy and training strategy
  • The Product Planning Process is to be based on the existing Reference Library & Competitiveness management process as well as the Alstom Standard Scheduling Toolbox (A.SST)


Application of the Product Planning Process

  • Guide and support Platform organizations, Regions and Sites in the application of the Product Planning Process
  • Manage Return of Experience (REX) capture for future improvements of the Planning processes
  • Support the 3 primary objectives of the RefLib: Manage & improve the competitiveness of our products portfolio, build quick and robust tenders based on our standards, capitalize re-usable elements of our know-how



  • Contribute to the Return of Experience (REX) and improvements, share best practices between the Regions, Sites, and central teams
  • Build up and maintain a close relationship with the key stakeholders:
  • Transformation initiatives (PM2020, E4A, Ody.C implementation), métiers / functions (Development, Project, Procurement, Industrialisation), TPCP for Planning tools, RSC Development & Project Planning team leads, IS&T and M&T for Tools, APSYS, RSC Management Office peer groups.



  • Bachelor's degree in a technical field or comparable experience
  • 5 years’ experience in Planning
  • Knowledge of Scheduling
  • Practical experience of generating and maintaining schedules and resource plans in a modern Planning software environment
  • Experience in defining and supporting process improvements regarding product development strategies
  • Working experience either in Engineering (e.g., Project Engineering role, Project Management or Operations)
  • Railway industrial experience is of advantage
  • Language: English fluent. Spanish, German, or French are beneficial for the job

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​

Job Segment: Product Development, Project Manager, Manager, Procurement, Research, Technology, Management, Operations