Senior Quality Specialist (m/f)

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Date: 26-Mar-2023

Location: Riga, LV

Company: Alstom

Req ID:222242

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.


Quality Senior Specialist m/f


  • Define, align and implement a quality assurance strategy and operational model in the Region
  • Work closely together with Project Management, Engineering, ITC and Technical operations
  • Audit and review the QA functions and ensure linkage to potential improvements of processes and QMS
  • Bring Quality progress reports (e.g. Quality Dashboard) to management review meetings and feed the organization with analysis and improvement action suggestions
  • Ensure that the correct and sufficient KPI’s are in place to measure both the QMS effectiveness and the Quality in our deliveries
  • Represent Quality in the bid process and act as the link between QHSE team and bid teams
  • Reviewing customer specifications and assess their consequences for the QHSE function
  • Support Project during external Audits by customer, Group and/or third party auditor.
  • Be an Independent Internal project audit assessor.
  • Participate in Project Gate Reviews.

Candidate’s Profile: 

  • Master Degree or equivalent
  • Minimum 2 years of experience in similar function and scope
  • Proven Quality or Project Management experience in technical projects
  • Knowledge of relevant business standards (ISO 9001:2015 and preferably IRIS) and Quality methods and tools (Lean, Six Sigma, 8D, Enterprise Risk Management).
  • Strong communication and influencing skills, coordinate changes without having the formal leadership position
  • Problem solving and analytical mind set
  • Fluent English (B2 is minimum)


Nice to have:

  • Knowledge of rail industry is a plus 
  • Swedish is a plus






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.

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