Supplier Quality Serial Engineer (m/f/d)

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Date: 08-May-2023

Location: Siegen, DE

Company: Alstom

Req ID:399905

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 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 Supplier Quality Serial Engineer (m//f/d) 
in Siegen, Germany


Your role:
As a Supplier Quality Serial Engineer you will apply and deploy Serial Supplier Quality Assurance policy in collaboration with Procurement, you will perform inspections for low-critical parts and manage quality performance of assigned suppliers.

•    Responsible for Non-Conformity day-to day management.
•    Invoice the Cost of Non-Quality (CONQ S1) to the suppliers.
•    Secure in a timely manner strong and complete supplier containment actions plan to secure the Manufacturing line.
•    Challenge our suppliers to enforce relevant corrective and preventive action plan, challenge reactivity. 
•    Set up and manage Supplier improvement roadmap for non-performing Suppliers according to Supplier Quality escalation process (Green/ Yellow / Red status).
•    Organize reviews with suppliers and visit suppliers’ premises as necessary.
•    Ensure performance of inspection for low critical parts (parts non-included Supplier Part List).
•    Collaborate with SPQD, SQ Serial Engineers and Incoming Inspectors to ensure Control Plans are defined and registered in the ERP system.
•    Initiate outside special process inspections or outside lab testing when required.
•    Maintain and publish KPIs and identify opportunities for performance improvement.
•    Incoming Inspection team competencies management through skills matrix and scheduling trainings when required.
•    Complete inspections within allocated target lead time and ensure priority inspections are completed on time.
•    Manage Incoming Inspection activities when appointed SQ Referent for the given site.

•    Bachelor’s degree in Quality or Engineering or equivalent.
•    Familiar with supplier qualifications standards (ISO, ASME, IRIS, Local Standards, etc.).
•    Fluent in English and German.
•    1 to 3 years’ experience in Quality, Production.
•    Knowledge in a technical field.
•    Experience managing supplier relationships is a plus.
•    Experience using SAP or similar computer applications.
•    See related Quality & Continuous Competencies Matrix.
•    8D Methodology.
•    Collaborative.
•    Persuasive and resilient.



Why Alstom?


Alstom is the leading company in the railway 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?


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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You actively identify issues and risks and develop correction plans

You are a problem solver

You act process minded, data-driven and fact based



You accept differences

You excel in collaboration and


You actively support inclusion



Safety first

You are all responsible to make it happen

You adhere to the highest ethics and compliance rules


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