Project Quality Lead

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Date: 05-Feb-2023

Location: Coimbatore, IN

Company: Alstom

We create smart innovations to meet the mobility challenges of now and the future. We design and manufacture a complete range of transportation systems, from high-speed trains to electric buses, autonomous subways, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a truly global community of 36 300 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.


About Alstom in India

Alstom has established a strong presence in India. Currently, the company is executing metro projects in several Indian cities including Chennai, Kochi and Lucknow where it is supplying Rolling Stock manufactured out its state of the art facility at SriCity in Andhra Pradesh. In the Mainline space, Alstom is executing Signaling & Power Supply Systems for the 343 Km. section on World Bank funded Eastern Dedicated Freight Corridor. Phase 1 in the construction of the new electric locomotive factory for manufacturing and supply of 800 units of 12000HP locomotives is also complete at Madhepura, Bihar while the depot at Saharanpur, Uttar Pradesh is ready to commence operation. Alstom has set up an Engineering Centre of Excellence in Bengaluru, and this coupled with a strong manufacturing base as well as localized supply chains, is uniquely positioned to serve customers across the globe. Today, Alstom in India employs close to 3600 people and in line with Government of India’s ‘Make in India’ policy initiative, Alstom has been investing heavily in the country in producing world class rolling stock, components, design, research and development to not only serve the domestic market, but also rest of the world. India


  • Support the Project Team (SSM / Project Manager), to ensure the project Safety, Quality assurance by coordinating all quality and safety activities throughout the project (SQCD) and be the preferable interface in the Project Team for all the métiers Quality needed for the Project (EQ, IQ, SQ).
  • Ensure that the critical REX of all the métiers have been considered in the Risks & Opportunities and closely monitor to prevent occurrence.




  • SSM / Project Manager
  • Project Team
  • RS PrQSM
  • Depot Quality manager
  • Engineering Quality


  • Customers (during the audits)
  • Suppliers


       Customer Quality
§ Be the interface with the Design site PrQSM and RS site Quality team.
Project Quality
§ Establish the Project Quality plan and ensure the proper application during contract execution in accordance to the contract requirements, and to the Alstom processes
§ Support the project teams and SSM/PM to prepare gate reviews & follow up related action plans
Project execution controls
§ Support the project teams mainly the SSM/PM to prepare gate reviews & follow up related action plans
§ Report quality and safety alerts
§ Ensure quality of the modifications made during the project
§ Ensure that safety assessment is correctly implemented (i.e.: SRIL)
§ Control project deliverables compliance through inspection and audits (FAR-FMR-SMR, other customer audits)- to authorize presentation / delivery to customer
§ Ensure REX process within the project
Measure and improve project quality performance
§ Manage Safety issues and other Kx issues during revenue service and to facilitate problem solving during project execution phase to reduce the costs of non-quality (8D, REX and standards evolution)
§ Make sure that Engineering team is included in Customer issues solving process(if needed).


  Qualifications & Skills:


  • B.E. (Electrical & Electronics) with more than 8 years’ experience in managing Quality tools & Problem solving.
  • Experience in handling Project Quality deliverables such as Gate reviews, First article inspection etc.,
  • Experience in PFMEA & Control plan
  • Fluent in English
  • Awareness on Processes and Products delivered in the project
  • Experience in operational activities and in documentation management
  • Collaboration and team working
  • Experience in ISO audits are appreciated


  Location for the role – Coimbatore

  Travel – Minimal

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