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Product Family Quality Leader ( former Upstream Quality Manager) (m/w)

Date: Mar 3, 2019

Location: Vienna, VIE, AT

Product Family Quality Leader ( former Upstream Quality Manager) (m/w)-TPRS-ATVN01845981


Bombardier Transportation, a global leader in rail technology, offers the broadest portfolio in the rail industry and delivers innovative products and services that set new standards in sustainable mobility. BOMBARDIER ECO4 technologies – built on the four cornerstones of energy, efficiency, economy and ecology – conserve energy, protect the environment and help to improve total train performance. Bombardier Transportation is headquartered in Berlin, Germany, and has a very diverse customer base with products or services in more than 60 countries. It has an installed base of over 100,000 vehicles worldwide.

We are currently looking to recruit a flexible Product Family Quality Leader– Flexity (M/F) in Vienna.


Leadership and functional duties in the Product Family Core Team:
• Manages deployment of the Quality Strategy within the Product Family.
• Represents Quality in the Product Family Core Team. In this role, the Product Family Upstream Quality Manager (PFQM) drives cross-functional Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP), thus enhancing technological risk management effectiveness for all products within the Product Family.
• Assures that all processes related to the delivery of the product meet performance, quality and safety requirements of the relevant Ecosystems and serves as escalation point.
• Reports on quality performance (APQP Monitor) and quality related customer satisfaction
• Lead the Product Family Core Team in all quality related matters
• Identifies the functional responsible for the respective APQP element
• Strengthens focus on design reviews and design gate reviews to ensure product design quality right first time.

Co-ordination and Leadership duties within the Product Family Quality Team:
• Co-ordinates Project Quality Assurance (PQA), Design Quality Assurance (DQA), Vehicle Software Quality Assurance (VSWQA) and Supplier Quality Assurance (SQA) activities for the Product Family;
• Assures the application of BT’s standard quality assurance processes with the Product Family
• Performs process audits and monitors progress on agreed corrective action plans
• Reports Quality process non-performance to the Business Process Owner, raise Q-Alert if needed
• Analyses product engine related Non-Conformity Costs (COPQ, NCC) and drives their minimization
• Strengthens and supports a reliable 8D and root-cause analysis process within the various functions


• Cross-functional experience either in Quality or Engineering
• Master’s Degree or equivalent
• Minimum 8 years of experience post graduate.
• Minimum 2 years of leadership experience.
• Proven performance (i.e. Performance Management Process, 360° feedback)
• International working experience.
• Fluent in English and German

Are you interested in starting an exciting career at Bombardier Transportation? If so, apply now at and start your dynamic career today!

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Job: Quality Manager
Primary Location: AT-VIE-Vienna
Organization: Transportation
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

Job Posting:
09.10.2018, 9:48:48 AM

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