Verification, Validation & Commissioning Department Head

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Date: 27-Nov-2022

Location: Saint-Ouen, 93, FR

Company: Alstom

Req ID:344007 


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.

In the context of the continued development of D&IS France Project Engineering Team, we are looking for a Engineering Department Head for the Verification, Validation and Commissionning activity (about 100 internal FTE and 20 subcontractor).

You enjoy signalling systems and projects in all their complexities.
You have 10 years of successfull experiences in Project/Engineering Management background.
You are a communicating person with reporting capabilities.
You have a multicultural thinking.
You are familiar with ALSTOM method, particularly the D&IS System Engineering on Verification, Validation and Commissioning side.

You know the Verification, Validation and Commissioning challenges and driver.
You are customer, team & results oriented.



As Engineering Department Head, you
  • Take the challenge of leading an engineering team and provide effective guidance.
  • Build the vision of your Métier and involve the team in its implementation, aiming at continuous improvement in productivity and performances.
  • Plan, grow and acknowledge team expertise especially in term of robustness and maturity testing.
  • Be responsible for supervising, managing and motivating team members on a daily basis.
  • Act proactively addressing projects and/or development commitments and collaborating with you peers for seamless and successful operations.
  • As a Department Head, you will interact with all team members, so your communication as well as your motivation skills should be excellent.

Your role will be to define the path for continuous improvement of performance and effectiveness of your team

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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