EcoDesign Engineer - Platform Development (m/f)

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Date: 25-Sep-2022

Location: Stockholm, SE

Company: Alstom

Req ID:322818 

Leading societies to a low carbon future, Alstom develops and markets mobility solutions that provide the sustainable foundations for the future of transportation. Our product portfolio ranges from high-speed trains, metros, monorail, and trams to integrated systems, customised services, infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a caring, responsible, and innovative company where more than 70,000 people lead the way to greener and smarter mobility, worldwide 


Join us as EcoDesign Engineer in Stockholm and be a part of developing our safe signaling platforms! Together we develop the sustainable and safe transport solutions of tomorrow.


As an EcoDesign engineer, you will be a key player to ensure the sustainability of our electronic rail signalling platforms, and to minimize the environmental impact over the entire lifecycle. The work is carried out in close collaboration with both our product development programs and the customer implementation projects. Being part of the global Alstom development community, we contribute to the quality and safety of our systems and solutions world-wide.


Purpose of the job


The mission of the EcoDesign Engineer is to provide sustainability expertise to the organization, and to lead and carry out the EcoDesign analysis in the product development and in the customer delivery projects.


Main responsibilities 

  • Ensure EcoDesign expertise in development of product platforms and in realization of customer delivery projects
  • Carry out EcoDesign activities, like legal requirements monitoring and analysis, life cycle analysis, monitoring of substances, material declaration and other documentation
  • Contribute to EcoDesign strategy and to the continuous improvement of methods and processes in the area
  • Maintain and contribute to the Environmental Management System according to ISO14001, and contribute to compliance assessment
  • Work together with systems engineering to capture sustainability life-cycle requirement and align them with the product design and product management
  • Work together with HW engineering to define material data for product components
  • Deliver sustainability documentation and contribute to the configuration management as necessary

Your background

You have a strong background in Sustainability engineering within Embedded Systems development, or other experience in Embedded (maybe as hardware designer or systems engineer?) and a very strong drive for Sustainability. Your background is preferably from Rail solutions, but other electronics development businesses are also of interest.


You are a communicative team player with good drive, that can coordinate work tasks and operate cross-functionally. You are quality-driven and curious, and value learning and developing.

  • Master’s or Bachelor’s degree in sustainability or electronic engineering, or equivalent
  • Documented experience from sustainability engineering or other development of embedded systems or electronics, at least 3 years (mandatory)
  • Experience in sustainability engineering and analysis methods (mandatory)
  • Knowledge of ISO14001 and EcoDesign legal demands (bonus)
  • Knowledge about Cenelec Standards for Safety (or equivalent standards if needed: AREMA, IEEE, European TSI, etc ) and safe system design (bonus)
  • Very good command of the English language, orally and in writing (mandatory)
  • Command of the Swedish language (bonus) or strong drive to learn Swedish


Alstom is the leading company in the mobility sector, solving the most interesting challenges for tomorrow’s mobility. That’s why we value inquisitive and innovative people who are passionate about working together to reinvent mobility, making it smarter and more sustainable. Day after day, we are building an agile, inclusive and responsible culture, where a diverse group of people are offered opportunities to learn, grow and advance in their careers, with options across functions and geographic locations. Are you ready to join a truly international community of great people on a challenging journey with a tangible impact and purpose?  


Equal opportunity statement:
Alstom is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating an inclusive working environment where all our employees are encouraged to reach their full potential, and individual differences are valued and respected.  All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by local law. 


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