Design Quality Professional (f/m/d)

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Date: 17-May-2022

Location: Vienna, Austria

Company: Alstom

Req ID:154082 

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.   


Design Quality Professional (f/m/d)
Location: Austria, Vienna

Purpose of the job: to Design Quality Professional Chairs Engineering Design Gates and concludes on the design maturity status (Go / NoGo decision in design gates) to support the engineering organization in providing confirmation whether requirements of the products being developed have been fulfilled. He/she also supports the engineering organization with trainings about the Design Gates and Quality Toolbox as well as providing support/coaching in making the Design Gate acceptance criteria transparent.


Your responsibilities:

  • Lead Engineering Design Gates according to 020912 (building block and Product Level), conclude independent on the status of the required design maturity, document design gate findings and conclusion (MoM, Design Gate checklist) and report Design Gates results (KPI), support planning of design gates.
  • Support/coach the Engineering community to understand the criteria for Design Gates to ensure a proper gate preparation.
  • Provide Trainings about Engineering Design Gates and Engineering Quality Toolbox (e.g. CIA, FMEA).
  • Support the preventive quality activities in Engineering (e.g. CIA and FMEA) as well as the detection of quality issues and performance of root-cause analysis (e.g. 8D).


Your Qualifications:

  • Engineering Degree or equivalent, Chartered Engineer.
  • 3-5 years of experience.
  • Knowledge about requirements management and configuration management.
  • Ability to apply quality methods like FMEA (Systems, Design, Process) and Problem Solving Workshops (PPS, 8D)Ability to assess processes maturity.
  • Knowledge on Standards (IRIS, ISO 9001, CENELEC).
  • English and German language skills are mandatory (other languages are a plus).

The minimum salary for this position is 2.742,59 € gross / month (14 x) for full-time employment according to the collective bargaining agreement. Overpayment depends on relevant work experience and qualifications.



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.