Configuration Manager

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Date: 17-Jan-2023

Location: Stockholm, SE

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





Configuration Manager:


  • Are you looking for a new challenge and want to bring new green solutions to the world market? If you are driven by quality assurance and wants to learn about the interesting field of railway and signalling, please let us get to know you!
  • 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. Location: Stockholm / Sweden.


Purpose of the job

  • In this role, you will work together with highly skilled teams to secure deliveries of key signalling platform solutions for the global market. The work includes planning, integrating, developing and monitoring the application of Alstoms configuration and change management processes throughout the life cycle of the product. You will work closely together with Technical Program Managers, System Architects, Line Managers and specialists within Design, Verification, Safety and Quality.



  • Coordinate the configuration management activities for the products within your scope.
  • Create, implement, update, and maintain the CM Plan and corresponding documents in collaboration with program manager/work package leader.
  • Organize and lead change control boards (CCB) meetings.
  • Key point of contact for configuration and change management tools including managing access rights to databases and training team members.
  • Supervise deliveries and assist in release and baseline activities including setting relevant release states for configuration objects.
  • Keep up to date with latest configuration and change management process, tools, policies, and procedures throughout the program lifecycle.
  • Ensuring application of configuration and change standard procedures, instructions and templates within the program.
  • Check and validate all engineering deliverables including verification /validation plan, technical documentation and secure relevant quality control to support design reviews, gate reviews etc. Support line organisation on continuous improvements of the relevant standards and way of working.



  • Hands on experience in Configuration and Change Management.
  • Knowledge of change & configuration processes and tools.
  • Result-oriented with a positive mindset.
  • Systematic, accurate and organised with common sense.
  • Ability to detect deviations from processes and provide solutions and learning to make improvements.
  • Positive attitude towards new challenges and learning new tools and processes.
  • English at a fluent level.


Desired skills:

  • Understanding of embedded system development including electronics and hardware, preferably in a similarly complex industry (i.e. aerospace, automotive, medical).
  • Knowledge of safety critical systems and relevant standards
  • Experience of working with agile development methods
  • Experience of working with CI/CD Tools.
  • Experience of working with cross functional teams
  • Experience of relevant tools like Aras Innovator, IBM Rational Tool suite (Synergy, RTC/EWM, Change)


What we offer:

  • We offer an exciting opportunity for both professional as well as personal development in an inspiring company on the global market. Our site at the waterfront in Stockholm, Liljeholmen, has long experience of signal technology with advanced system solutions provided globally. We provide an inclusive, professional and multinational work environment where you can further develop your skills and grow with us.
  • Lead the way to a greener and smarter mobility, worldwide.












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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