Engineering Domain Metier Group Manager

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Date: 11-Aug-2022

Location: Stockholm, Sweden

Company: Alstom

Req ID:224506 


Do you feel like your experience, talent, and drive are not being fully utilized or recognized? Do you want the freedom to be amazing? Does taking on a challenge, seeing it as opportunity, and becoming the benchmark for excellence in rail industry sound like a perfect fit? Then this position is for you!



Alstom is looking for a Test Engineering Domain/ Metier Group Manager to be based in Stockholm, Sweden

What will you do?


You will lead a Software Tester team involved in a set of programs or projects, ensuring quality target and repeatable performances. Staff the team and follow-up program/project strategy definition and task execution, delivering as per QCD commitments. Identify, generalize, and stabilize best practice. Lead continuous team improvement, plan trainings and coach the team, nurture skill growth and capitalization. Stand as reference in your domain, for both your team and your peers.

You will interact with all team members, so your communication as well as your motivation skills should be excellent. Ultimately, you should lead by being recognized as a domain authority, committed to achievement.


Your responsibilities?

  • Agree and implement the development centre guidelines (team profile and skills, growth plans, discipline evolutions in terms of technology, competitiveness, …)
  • Develop and maintain domain competences, coaching the team and growing World Class Engineering Experts
  • Set clear team goals, delegate tasks and set deadlines
  • Provide support to team project/program execution
  • Promote Alstom values to his/her team
  • Be a People Manager by Continuously motivate, encourage, evaluate and recognize, train and develop resources, in cooperation with HR, as per approved performance evaluation process and targets
  • Deploy Process, Methods and Tools in Test Engineering team, providing feedback for Process reviews
  • Collect REX from execution and innovation opportunities to feed Reference Library where applicable and share outcomes at department level
  • Manage adequacy between estimated workload and capacity, report status and issues to department head



Who are you?



  • Bachelor’s degree of Science in Engineering, Computer Science or scientific subjects


  • Software Test Engineering and processes background
  • Experience in project/program execution and management
  • Specific hands-on experience in own Métier/Domain
  • Experience and understanding in project effort estimation
  • Experience with SW Agile execution

Competencies & Skills:

  • Excellent communication and leadership skills
  • Open-minded
  • (Self) entrepreneurial
  • Organizational and time-management skills
  • Decision-making skills
  • English, full proficient use



What do we oer?

An agile, inclusive, and responsible culture that 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.


Who are we?

Leading societies to a low carbon future, 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, leading the way to greener and smarter mobility, worldwide. 

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