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Date: 22-Nov-2022

Location: Villeurbanne, FR

Company: Alstom

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 70 000 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.  


This position is based in on our Signalling Villeurbanne site (1000 people), specialized in designing and manufacturing electronics systems on board and on tracks (traction, monitoring, passenger information, network…) to develop future train intelligence.

The position is based in our Villeurbanne site.



Part of Alstom Digital and Integrated Services France procurement team, you have to :


* Manage the sourcing activity of the Projects - scope of work Passenger Information System (PACIS) + other electronic equipments (projects worldwide)

* Launch Request For Quotations (RFQ) to the Alstom panel of suppliers in line with commodity strategies after the GO RFQ meeting

* Negotiate with the supplier Panel to reach the Business Award in line with Quality Cost Delay (QCD) requirements

* Follow-up cost variations linked to development phase until First Article Inspection

* Drive Solution / Sourcing Domains relation to define the Platform Sourcing Strategy

* Build strong middle and long term roadmap with existing suppliers and make or buy analysis 

* Drive material cost optimisation of the Reference Library

* Issue the first retroplanning, including Design For Quality sourcing milestones, with tender planning hypothesis



You have a sourcing experience in industrial and complex environment.

You are rigorous, have good interpersonal skills and ability to anticipate and convince.

English fluent

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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