Product Value Engineer

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Date: 07-Nov-2021

Location: St-Bruno, QC, Canada

Company: Alstom

Req ID:147689 

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.   


Join us as Product Value Engineer, and you’ll be looking at a career-defining role based in St-Bruno,Quebec.



  • Analyse product design data, of which technical specifications, client requirements and part functionalities, in order to determine gaps and flaws with selected design criteria, leverage of standardized parts, as well as targeted design-to-value ratios
  • Coordinate and execute design engineering activities, by developing and applying standardized design criteria with a cost reduction mindset
  • Ensure the liaison between Engineering, Methods and Production to identify and recommend design modifications to reduce cost, weight, and improve manufacturability, as well as assembly productivity
  • Coordinate testing of new parts and assemblies, and perform assessment of test results
  • Develop methods and tools to predict, track, and report induced costs during early design stages
  • Participate to supplier visits, identify cost reduction potential from a design, manufacturing, supply chain point of view, make recommendations


Qualifications :

  • At least 5 years of professional cross-functional experience in Engineering, Operations, Sourcing, Finance, preferably within the transportation industry
  • Track record of successful product development and improvement initiatives inducing product value increase
  • Abilities to work in a cross-functional team
  • Abilities to challenge the status quo, at fast pace
  • Strong organization skills
  • Ability to identify problems and resolve them in a structured manner
  • Autonomy


We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.


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.


Alstom is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, age, disability status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, National, or Local Laws.


Effective 29 January 2021, Alstom completed the acquisition of Bombardier Transportation. This is a Bombardier Transportation Legal Entity Position - positions at Bombardier Transportation companies are all members of the Alstom Group.


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