Team Leader Train Validation Engineering (m/f/d)

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Date: 09-Jan-2023

Location: Hennigsdorf, DE

Company: Alstom

Req ID:224541 

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 diver less trains, as well as infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a truly global community of more than 75 000 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact. 


We are currently looking to recruit a Team Leader Train Validation Engineering for our team located in Hennigsdorf, Germany.



As a Team Leader for the Train Validation Engineers (TVE), you will have the great opportunity to manage the resources required to lead testing activities at Train level. In this role you will be in charge of the consistent development of competencies required for this scope, following the right methodologies and tools. You report to the site Head of Train Validation Métier.


Your responsibilities will include:


•    You will represent the leading figure of the Train Validation Engineers (TVE) of the domain both technically and disciplinary
•    Managing the workload of the TVE´s, including sub-contracted support
•    Actively assessing and assigning the TVE resources to tender and project activities
•    You will ensure that the EHS compliance in the team is being followed
•    Strong collaboration with the Central Métier to secure high standards on the process conformity work
•    Reviewing and support TVE`s in preparation of project requested documents (e.g. Validation schedule, Budget planning)
•    Development planning of the team, according with each member’s needs and Alstom strategy
•    Performance Evaluation and Objective Setting for the team members 
•    Preparation of frequently status report to the site Train Validation Métier Manager


Key requirements/Qualifications:


•    A Master Degree in Engineering or equivalent
•    At least 5 years of professional experience in the type testing/validation area within railway or automotive industry
•    First experience in technical or disciplinary leading of engineers or technicians
•    Structured working method, result and process-oriented with a desire to manage employees
•    Experience in employee and work package planning
•    Good understanding of engineering processes
•    Quality-oriented working style
•    Experience in an international working environment
•    Fluent in English (German/French beneficial)




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.  


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.


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