COE Interiors SPQD Group Leader (M/F)

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Date: 20-Jul-2022

Location: Valenciennes, 59, France

Company: Alstom

Req ID:322779 

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

COE Interiors  SPQD Group Leader (M/F)


Location: Valenciennes

You will join the Center of Excellence Interiors, key player in the design and development of the train interiors parts.: With more than 160 People, de 22 different nationalities, designers ,Buyer, Industrial, Projects Managers & experts, working on national and international projects.


What are my responsibilities?

Manage the competency / expertise growth of a SPQD Engineers Team

Ensure full application of SPQD CoE Ways of working on his team / scope

Reporting & Links:

  • Reports to : Interiors SPQD Manager
  • Manages: one SPQD Engineers team dedicated to one Interiors family of products
    Network & Links
    Internal Interfaces : CoE Team : SPQD Manager, Project Managers, Industrial Manager, Sourcing Group leaders, Engineering Group Leaders...
    Internal customers : Project Quality Manager, SQ Serial, project SPQD
    External Interfaces: Suppliers, End customers



Manage a SPQD Engineers team and associated workload by :

  • Leading the team
  • Assessing the expertise / competency growth of his/her team
  • Obtaining the % of FAI Go on time on his scope
  • Animating the supplier problem solving (8D)

Anticipate the risks and early warn management in CoE Business / Projects

Ensure SPQD referential application within the team (Alstom SQ rules, ways of working,…)

Analyze the 8D of suppliers during pre-serial production and revenue service phase and ensure quick response from suppliers

Animate return of experience with the SPQD team and share it with Engineering team

Analyze and capitalize Return of Experience from projects change requests and update DFMEA accordingly

Promote Continuous Improvement by sharing the best practices and proposing the necessary Documentation changes

Develops skills of the internship or school alternants

Minimum qualifications - Knowledge & Experience :

3 to 5 years’ experience in Supplier Quality Assurance, Production management, engineering  or industrial Engineering

Experience in team management

Strong knowledge of Problem solving methods (8D, QRQC, …) and Risk Analysis Method (FMEA,…)

Good technical knowledge in either composite parts and processes and in metallic parts and processes

Able to work in an international, multi-sites and matrix organization

Good Communication and interpersonal skills

English written and spoken mandatory

Team size :

  • 5 up to 10 People

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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