Industrial Quality Manager

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Date: 13-Jan-2022

Location: Valenciennes, 59, France

Company: Alstom

Req ID:187555 

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 70000 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.  

Industrial Quality Manager- (M/F)

Location: Valenciennes


You want to boost your career in Quality & participate to solving real-world mobility challenges?

Join our Alstom QualityTeam!


Location: Valenciennes

Ensure Industrial Quality compliance with Customer requirements & ALSTOM applicable standards.

Lead Zero Defect Program in the factory.


Reports directly to:

Site Quality Director

Direct reports:

  • Industrial Quality Engineer / Technician
  • Quality Inspector
  • Quality Process Manager/Method Quality Engineer


What are my responsibilities?

Accountability & Authorities

  • Support PME to ensure non-compliance risks analysis using Process FMEA.
  • Lead implementation of Quality Control Plans using REX of previous project execution & associated relevant IQ staffing.
  • Lead control & process digitalization.
  • Improve Quality level per main processes:
    • Perform analysis & manage actions to improve the outgoing product quality.
    • Escalade the main anomalies detected on the production lines & ensure their effective treatment (Problem Solving tools).
  • Support of manufacturing for quality topics:
    • Stop the production in case of a defect which justifies mandatory rework.
    • Support manufacturing teams to develop self-inspection.
  • Lead quality animation methodology deployment, in line with Continuous Improvement system.
  • Manage & develop the industrial quality team, using Q-School process & yearly training / qualification plan.
  • Manage APSYS improvement plan for Industrial Quality scope.

Performance measurements

  • Defects per Unit reduction (10 % per year).
  • External demerit objective.
  • CONQ objective (for CONQ S1.1 & S1.3).
  • APSYS score for Industrial scope.


What do I need to qualify for this job?


  • Master’s degree in engineering (electromechanical, electrical, material, mechanical…) or equivalent.

Experience in managing Quality tools and problem-solving tools.


  • Processes knowledge on Quality and at industrial level.
  • Management experience.
  • Minimum 5 years experiences in Industrial.
  • Project management or equivalent.

Competencies & Skills

  • Technical mastering of railway products.
  • International mindset & fluent in English.

Ability to work in a matrix organization and resistance to pressure ((production, delivery)

An agile, inclusive and responsible culture 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.   



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