Program Manager

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Date: 05-Mar-2023

Location: Vasteras, SE

Company: Alstom

Req ID:310316 

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 





If you’re ambitious, driven and team-spirited, this is your opportunity to build a career as a Program Manager at our site in Vasteras, Sweden 


Purpose of the Job
    In charge of the overall Quality Cost Delivery (QCD) of the Program: Quality, Costs (both recurrent and not recurrent), development lead time and System/Product performances (with safety demonstration, if needed)
    Operationally manage the Metier resources allocated to the program, provide leadership and ensure that the program teams fulfil efficiently its duties, including Projects technical support 


Main Responsibilities
    Contribute to the roadmap definition of his/her System/Product for the development part new Research & Development (R&D) Feature trough Program Approval Board - PAB, continuing development (Gap commitment for tender), major development from Life cycle decision (sustaining), Estimation with metier and Return of Experience (REX)  
    Propose and maintain the Development detailed roadmap implementation aligned with Solutions needs and requirements, in coordination with other Program Managers as needed, ensuring safety & quality, application competitiveness, customer orientation and innovation
    Manage, control and execute timely all developments related to his/her program (performances, planning/delivery, cost, risks, savings) and in compliance with the proved QCD commitments
    Manage Delivery On-Time (IOT/DOT - IOT-i/DOT-i) commitment and change
    Coordinate all Program Work Packages, Capacity /Resource analysis/ risks and mitigation plans with unit /metier according the Program Development Organisation (PDO)
    Ensure that Gate/Design/Peer Review decision are implemented
    Drive Program Reviews (PR or CPR) to review operational execution of the Program together with Meta-program Leader and Development/Technology Center (DC/TC) Director and provide QCD report to Platform and R&D (trough Program Review Board-PRB)
    Propose and drive improvement action plans in Program (efficiency, competitiveness)
    Take leadership in Safety and critical issues (Cybersecurity, Major Availability issue on projects securing a proper and prompt technical issues closing


Educational Requirements
    Bachelor’s Degree of Science in Engineering, Computer Science or scientific subjects


    At least 2/3 years experience in System/product Engineering or project management in digital/railway/automotive/aircraft 
    At least 2/3 years experience in management of project/program baseline or in project Management of IT system
    Engineering background including project deployment full lifecycle view
    Hands-on experience on functional or hierarchical team management 
    Cost and planning control experience in engineering scope
    Hands-on experience on Customer relationship on deliverables and scope management
    Experience in engineering or industrialization; or in support function when high level of activities were performed


Competencies & Skills 
    Communication skills in a technical environment
    Interpersonal skills (teamwork and leadership)
    Risk assessment & opportunities and ability to anticipate and mobilize team to reach objective
    Decision-making ability
    Analytical and critical thinking
    Problem-solving ability
    Resilience




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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