Configuration and Change Controller

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Date: 20-May-2023

Location: Toronto, ON, CA

Company: Alstom

Req ID:349161 

Imagine playing a central role in reducing the carbon footprint of Canada’s busiest public transit system and doing so with a consistently ranked Top Employer with a global reach. As part of the ONxpress consortium, Alstom is proudly working to transform the collective mobility of the Greater Toronto and Hamilton areas (GTHA) through the On-Corridor Works project, and we are hiring for hundreds of roles. The GO Expansion scope : new electric locomotives, fleet upgrades, train control systems, network electrification, signalling, telecommunications and digital systems, maintenance, and much more.

Purpose of the Job


The Project Configuration and Change Engineer will support the Engineering Assurance Manager and/or the Configuration Manager to:

  • Keep the project configuration under control during the whole lifecycle of the Project capturing and maintaining the configuration information
  • Ensure Configuration is formalized and adequate at any time to deliver the configuration and change documentation to the stakeholders (customer, supplier, partners of project)
  • Manage the Changes in the project or program




The Configuration Engineer will:


  • act as per Configuration and change Management Plan (CMP) instantiating the configuration and change management process in the Project/Program
  • utilize the configuration and change management system (structure, tools)
  • train team members to configuration and change management rules defined in the CMP
  • ensure application of configuration and change standard procedures, instructions and templates
  • provide Configuration and change management reporting and indicators
  • help to identify and define which components will be considered as configuration items
  • maintain accuracy and completeness of configuration items data all along project life cycle
  • support team members to configuration and change management tools usage
  • create and publish configuration baselines
  • control configuration (compare As-Designed/As-Shipped/As-Installed)
  • eventually plan, organize and attend the configuration control board meetings
  • suggest improvements of the activity


Educational requirements


Degree in Engineering





  • Rigorous and detail oriented
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Open to innovative engineering, new equipment, methods, tools.
  • Listen openly and regularly to the Project needs.
  • Fair knowledge of the subsystems included in a railway transport system

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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