Wayside IT system leader (H/F)

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Date: 31-Jul-2022

Location: Villeurbanne, V, France

Company: Alstom

Req ID:166901 

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.   


Within engineering department of Train & Passengers organization in Villeurbanne, the purpose of the job is to deliver an IT wayside sub-system solution to our customer. This IT wayside sub-system, which can be on customer servers or in the cloud,  ensures the train operation through a communication channel between the train and the ground system (Wifi/4G/5G…).



Accountable to reach QCD commitments for his/her own Domain/Metier

He/she is the direct technical interface with the Internal or External Customer for his/her own Domain/Metier.

He/she is the direct interface with TC&IS department to analyze & report project gaps versus standard architecture

Main responsibilities are: Provide specification / design / validation monitoring solution until customer acceptance

Check that external interfaces are consistent with his/her Sub-System

Supervise and participate in the System deliveries (requirements, System documentation, Performance)

Contribute to the definition of the functional validation phase of the sub-system.

Ensure that all Domain / Metier activities follow Quality processes.

Support Project Engineering Manager and Project Manager to ensure full transparency of Project Engineering Work package QCD performance (including physical progress) at all times, in line with standard reporting requirements.

Report and share progress and results all along the development cycle.

Highlight Risk and Saving opportunities to Project Engineering Manager and Project Manager during development cycle of the project.



Master Degree in Engineering in IT/Network /Electronics

Experience at least 5 years in an industrial environment

Knowledge in ITIL process, IT management, Cloud based architecture, and SaaS agreement

Experience of management in a IT design project

Signaling and railway system architecture is an add-on


Result oriented



Able to work in a highly diverse and fast paced environment

Ability to demonstrate excellent communication skills and the ability to guide, influence and convince others, while working in an international & diverse organization;

Autonomous, you have the sense of emergency in order to define priority to deliver as per commitment.



Language Skills: French, English

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.   


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