Project Manager

Date: 15-May-2018

Location:Melbourne, FL, US

Company: Alstom

The Railway industry today is characterized by both a strong and sustained growth across the world. The trends that drive this are well known: environmental challenges, population growth, urbanization and increasing demands for mobility.

With 6B€ of Sales and around 30,000 employees based in over 60 countries, Alstom develop & market the most complete range of systems, equipment and services offered today in the railway sector. Today we offer our customers solutions that feature a seamless blend of diverse technologies, ensuring optimal interfaces, along with flexible implementation and real synergy in innovation.

Purpose of the Job

Manage Projects from initial transfer from Tender/Proposal team until contract closure, respecting the Quality Cost & Delivery commitments as well as the EHS and Safety targets. Responsible for profit and loss of project scope.

Organisational Reporting

Reports directly to the RC Projects Director


Acting as the leader of the Project Execution team, the Project Manager is responsible for the performance and execution of the customer contract on time and within budget. The Project Manager is expected to manage customer expectations as well as lead the internal project team in the pursuit of these objectives. Using standard project management practices based on the PMI standards, the Project Manager will be expected to tightly manage cost, scope and schedule commitments within their project scope.

Performance Measurements:

* Respect of Project Management Processes, Methods & Tools

* Projects QCD commitment

* Design for Quality Review Cycle (DFQ) Gate Review (GR) GO ON TIME & GR ON TIME

* Sales, Cash, Gross Margin and inventory (hard / soft)

* Project EHS KPI


* Deliver projects according to QCD, Contract and Safety commitments as specified at contract

signature & related signed Variation Orders

* Ensure that the project workload needs are well forecasted and anticipated by Project Core


* Participate & prepare Monthly Project Review (MPR) of projects under his / her control as per

rules defined in MPR instructions

* Define, review & adjust strategies of the project with RC Projects Director and Customer

Director; periodically

* Lead operationally the Project Core Team, defining the project priorities

* Support Customer Director in proposing and negotiating variation orders and claims with


* Support Customer Director in getting customer acceptance of the project

* Ensure Alstom Project Management Processes, Methods and Tools are applied on


* Ensure EHS rules are applied and a safety culture is respected and followed within the Project execution team.


* Bachelor degree in engineering or related field required.

* Masters Degree/MBA preferred.

* 5+ years of project management experience preferred in complex engineered solution project deployments.

* Travel required 25%-50% based on specifications of project.

Alstom offers competitive salaries, an excellent benefits package, and flexible work options, as well as a uniquely diverse and unified team of professionals. Our culture supports an environment where employees can continuously learn and gain professional growth through education, exciting projects and career mobility. Alstom recognizes your achievements and excellent performance through various performance incentive, recognition and reward programs. Our commitment is to you, the employee. Come work in an environment that is driven by integrity, innovation and visionary thinking. Make the switch to a new track and join Alstom today!

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Alstom is a drug-free workplace.

This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

Accommodations for Applicants with Disabilities

Alstom provides reasonable accommodations and/or assistance to applicants with disabilities and disabled veterans (including but not limited to other protected veterans and individuals with known physical and mental limitations). If you need a reasonable accommodation/assistance for any part of the application and/or hiring process, please contact Alstom's Recruiting Department at

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