SQA Engineer

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Date: 21-Nov-2021

Location: Kolkata, WB, India

Company: Alstom

Req ID:177944 

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 70000 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.  

SQA Engineer



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. www.alstom.com/ India



Brief introduction & overview about the role: This role is responsible for handling vendor supplied parts and assuring REX is captured and production targets are met by supplying right quality first time.  This position is responsible for achieving zero NCR target for E Loco project and hence contributing to Alstom in completing the strategic E Loco project as per timeline.

This position is opened to achieve timely completion of E-Loco project with right first time approach


Network & Links: 

To work with SQA department of E Loco project

Position is situated at Kolkata, West Bengal   

This role will report to Site Quality Manager, Kolkata


Internal stakeholders- Production, Supply & Chain, Indus, Indus Quality, SPQD & Engineering department

External stakeholders- Vendor partners of E Loco project



• Responsible for Non conformity day-to day management , insuring reactivity to inform supplier of NCR , to replace defective parts and to implement securization.

• Animate NCR treatment by setting-up relevant actions plan to reach Supplier NCR target

• Invoice the cost of non Quality ( Conq S1) to the suppliers

• Organize the supplier retrofit

• Decide quality wall if necessary.

• Challenge our suppliers to enforce relevant corrective and preventive action plan, challenge reactivity

• Audit supplier process to check the effectiveness of the corrective and preventive action plan and ensure control plan substainability ( regular follow-up on main suppliers)

• Prepare and monitor supplier Quality review at unit level to shoot the Top issues.


Qualifications & Skills:


EDUCATION – Graduate or equivalent in Mechanical stream with 5+ plus years of experience



You are an outstanding team player, with proven talent in organizing teams & creating effective engineering processes.  You have a passion in working collaboratively with team and throughout the organization. You demonstrate excellent communication skills and able to guide, influence and convince others in a matrix organization




Strong experience – or minimum 3 plus years’ of experience managing/ leading complex projects and provide technical expertise in one or more of the following areas: Electrical parts, Welded parts, Painted parts and other vendor supplied parts. Able to demonstrate the ability to use this technical knowledge in collaboration with other departments (engineering, procurement, projects).  Significant experience in delivery of design, analysis, development, testing and delivery Rail industry background is highly desirable, alternatively similar industries can also be considered 

  • Language Skills:  English and Hindi
  • IT Skills: MS Office, 3D drawings understanding capability
  • Location for the role – Madhepura, Bihar
  • Travel 20% 
  • Location - Calcutta

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.   



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