Industrial Quality Engineer

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Date: 14 Sep 2023

Location: Barcelona, B, ES

Company: Alstom

Req ID:366677 

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 38 900 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.    


Industrial Quality Engineer








Purpose of the Job:

You will be in charge to ensure the compliance of products and parts delivered by the ALSTOM facilities. He/ She performs inspections, checks, tests, and sampling procedures according to the applicable instructions on products ready for delivery and on products during their manufacturing process according to Control Plan per Project and internal procedures (highlighting Special Processes).  You will record associated NCRs, results, and KPIs. You must be lead the continuous improvement and the prevention of Quality defects in order to obtain more efficiency and goes to the excellence.



To ensure the Quality of produced products you will encourage, promote and facilitate the properly criteria to Production, focussed in the welding processes, and also performs inspections of subassemblies or finished ALSTOM products according to well defined criteria using internal and international standards. Contributes into site improvement actions and programs related to the IQ scope.


  • Functionally manages the team of verifiers of the Workshop.
  • Reporting of KPIs, defects, quality incidents… of properly Workshop.
  • Accepts or Reject products as defined in the working instructions.
  • Accurately document NCR and results of the inspections and testing, so as to launch the expected reaction on supplier side and Alstom teams (QRQC,  Quality wall,…).
  • Lead the properly activities to develop continuous improvement and prevention actions to increase the level of quality performance in the Workshop (AQP, QRQC, RR, Pareto...).
  • Deployment of the self-control audit plan with efficiency.
  • Maintain all controlled document files and test records in a timely and accurate manner.
  • Control the correct calibration of critical equipment and instrumentation used in the inspections.
  • Lead the Control Plan edition, and ensure all characteristics in Control Plan are deployed in the manufacturing processes.
  • Assist in the writing and updating inspection procedures, protocol and checklists.
  • Evaluate problems and make initial recommendations for possible corrective action.
  • Works with industrial teams to alert on risks of missing parts due to defects.
  • Records inspection results in the industrial tools as required.
  • Reports to the Industrial Quality Managers the synthesis of inspection results, including KPIs. Stop the production in case of a defect which justifies mandatory rework.
  • Escalade the anomalies detected on the production lines & ensure their effective treatment (QRQC tool).
  • Support manufacturing teams regarding the self-inspection.
  • Deploy the APSYS roadmap in order to Quality requirements (Quality Animation, Self-inspection, Defects management...).



  • Industrial Technical Engineering degree.
  • Qualified in special process of welding.
  • Technical background enabling the understanding of critical characteristics of the products of welding process.
  • 3-5 years experience in a similar position.
  • Experience in managing Quality tools and problem-solving tools.
  • Experience in operational activities and in documentation management.
  • Knowledge in Quality standard (ISO 9001, IRIS, CMMI,.)
  • Awareness on processes ans products delivered in the project.
  • Fluent English.



  • Knowledge of railway industry.
  • Experience in Quality / Audit.







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.