Project Engineering Manager Traction Motor (m/f/d)

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Date: 03-Nov-2022

Location: Wien, AT

Company: Alstom

Req ID: 233472 

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, signaling 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.

We are currently looking to recruit a Project Engineering Manager Traction Motor in our Components / Bogie & Drives Team, responsible for traction drives (motors and gearboxes) of the complete ALSTOM vehicle portfolio from Light Rail, Locomotives to High Speed trains.


Purpose of the Job

The Project Engineering Manager Traction Motor leads engineering activities for electrical traction motors and gearboxes from tender to validation phase. Ensures that the development is in in line with the customer & product line requirements in compliance with Quality, Cost and Time commitments of Engineering.


•  Technical responsibility for electric traction motors (induction or permanent magnet) and gearboxes.
•  Write specifications, clause by clause and identify gaps.
•  Design electrical machines with consideration to mechanical, thermal and acoustic constraints.
•  Lead development activities within the engineering department and cooperate with internal departments.
•  Ensure the implementation of the projects according to the design for quality standards.
•  Propose product improvements in terms of performance and reliability solutions.
•  Contribute to R&D projects and cooperation with universities.


Knowledge & Experience
•  MSc. or PhD in Electrical Engineering, specialized in electric machines.
•  Experience of 3 years in electric machines.
•  Experience in thermal field for electric machines.
•  Expert in simulation tools including Flux2D.
•  Fluent in German and English.
Minimum Salary Range: € 3.274,67


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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