Technical Leader

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Date: 07-Mar-2023

Location: Derby, DER, GB

Company: Alstom

Req ID:335842 

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


Purpose of the Job

Ensuring deployment of QMS and corresponding Engineering Instructions, Process and tools for Mechanical Domain on Site.



Accountable for :

  • Ensuring the proper follow-up of the Metier Quality and Delivery on Mechanical Domain Workpackages for the Site.
  • Ensuring understanding and application of the TD rules, processes and tools (single-domain).
  • Ensuring that mechanical design reviews (single domain) are prepared and documented as per the project/program schedule and to follow-up the main open actions.
  • Ensuring proper collaborative work with other Domains/Metier/Departments
  • Defining mitigation plans covering a risk identified on Mechanical Domain scope.


Responsible for :  

  • Managing the development of the site Mechanical Domain team to ensure the adequacy of the capacity vs workload vs skills and the transfer of activities if needed.
  • Defining Mechanical Domain fixed costs and workload to secure project QCD commitments andformalizing hypothesis taken.
  • Defining Mechanical Domain architecture taking into account weight, gauge, installation strategy, acoustics, eco design, ergonomics, aerodynamics, aeraulics…
  • Allocating adequate mechanical resources to the projects/programs/tenders.
  • Applying and follow-up the People Management Cycle on time for Mechanical Domain team according to N+1 and HR instructions.
  • Supporting the Mechanical Domain team in the resolution of issues and challenging actions (multi-domains) in particular those involving other stakeholders (internal or external).
  • Reporting on Mechanical Domain activities progress and alerting in case of main issue (capacity, skills, rule applicability, etc.).
  • Validating relevant Mechanical Domain deliverables and securing planning.


Contributor for :

  • Collaborating with the Central Engineering TD team for continuous improvement of the Mechanical Domain (including RoE)



Knowledge & Experience

  • Mechanical Engineering applied to Railway products (or Automotive domain or Aerospace domain) with 3+ years of experience
  • Experience of 3+ years team management
  • Good Communications and interpersonal skills
  • Conflict Management and multitasking
  • Customer Focus / Management skills
  • Structured and organised with Hand-on approach
  • English operational in read/writing and technical meetings.



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​