Software Quality Lead

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Date: 05-Mar-2023

Location: Bangalore, KA, IN

Company: Alstom

Req ID:361784 

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

Software Quality Lead


Purpose of the Job

Work closely with Engineering function to achieve mission to build Centre of Excellence in India for Engineering within Alstom.


Organisational Reporting

Direct Reporting to Engineering Quality Head


Network & Links

Internal: Engineering, Bid Technical Managers, Project Engineering, Project Quality Managers, Mfg sites quality team, QMS manager & EQM network

External: Engineering Suppliers


Responsibilities and Accountabilities

  • He/she writes the Project Software Quality assurance Plan (SwQAP).
  • He/she checks process adherence. He/she checks documentation form and consistency.
  • He/she records his/her remarks and answers on dedicated file to be include in SQAVR.
  • He/she gives a statement on maturity in conclusion of SQAVR for each delivery. The delivery of software
  • Outside site is possible only after an authorization of the SwQAM and an approval of the PrEM or PSL. Additionally, for every software dedicated to revenue service, a pre-authorization of the VAL is required before delivery. In case of software SIL >0 , the validation manager shall also approve software delivery. 
  • He/she monitors the Change process of all embedded software’s in the project and ensure Configuration is formalized and adequate at any time to deliver the configuration and change documentation to the Customer. 
  • He/she writes (or checks) the software configuration management plan. 
  • He/she checks directly in configuration tool (Clearcase) that documentation status is ready and on line with scope of documentation presented for delivery. 
  • He/she extracts directly in Change requests tool (Clearquest) all the CR not closed and checks that justification are exhaustively provided. 
  • He/she ensures that CCB are realized on time with project planning.

B.Tech/M.Tech in Engineering (Electronics/Instrumentation)

7to 8 years of experience in Engineering, Project management or equivalent

Previous experience in Software Quality, Quality tools, QMS  and problem solving

Knowledge of railway industry (norms, certifications…) would be an asset


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. 





Job Type:​Experienced​

Job Segment: Quality Assurance, Developer, Embedded, Project Manager, Technology