Quality Engineer

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Date: 06-Aug-2022

Location: Jamaica, NY, United States

Company: Alstom

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, signaling 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.


Join us as Alstom, and you’ll be looking at a career-defining role based in New York.

Perform all quality assurance processes, inspections, product testing, recording and analyzing results. Follow through on established site maintenance processes and ensure adherence to best practices and quality standards; ensure continuous improvement of technician workmanship; improved safety due to less rework and continual safety mentorship; improve reliability; participate in root cause analysis exercise for MSI’s.


Key responsibilities


Perform inspections of purchased parts (incoming inspection), subassemblies or completed PM’s according to established criteria (Maintenance Plan) utilizing mechanical or electrical measurements. Conduct and document process and system audits using written procedures as audit standards 30 %


Physical interaction with maintenance technicians and supervisors to ensure quality standards are met, providing feedback regarding adherence to maintenance practices. 30 % 


Communicate safety awareness, ensuring technicians are within compliance with proper PPE and workmanship standards. Develop safe working objectives standards to assist technicians with daily O&M job activities (in conjunction with Safety Manager) 20 % 


Evaluate and recommend improvements for tooling or procedures, ensure tool calibration, recommend improvements to the Maintenance Plan, and ISO:9001 Certification. 20 %


Qualifications & Functional Knowledge


Minimum 2 years’ experience in quality engineering function.


Knowledge of the Business


Working knowledge of maintenance management processes and systems. Demonstrated ability to understand and coordinate complex technical issues that required the use of project management techniques and statistics.


Problem Solving


Ability to understand and solve complex technical problems and develop recommendations for improved quality standards and practices.


Interpersonal & Communication Skills



Must be able to manage multiple priorities and demands, while providing consistent and accurate feedback to leadership team.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.


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.


Alstom is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, age, disability status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, National, or Local Laws.


Effective 29 January 2021, Alstom completed the acquisition of Bombardier Transportation. This is a Bombardier Transportation Legal Entity Position - positions at Bombardier Transportation companies are all members of the Alstom Group.

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