Eco Design Engineer

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Date: 28-Aug-2021

Location: Vienna, Austria

Company: Alstom

Req ID: 154865

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.   


Eco Design Engineer
Austria, Vienna



For our product located in Vienna we are looking to recruit a flexible and motivated Eco Design Engineer.


In this role, you will be in charge of Eco Design for tenders & projects, feed the Environmental Management System  (ISO14001) with Eco Design input and activities, manage & improve environmental performance of products and contribute to Eco Design R&D and to expertise continuous improvement.



Eco Design Referential: 
•    Deploy and apply ecodesign referential in T&P, R&D, Expertise activities 


T&P main missions:
•    Ensure Ecodesign expertise for local platform, subsystems,  tenders and projects
•    Perform Ecodesign activities on  tenders (contractual and legal requirements analysis and positioning)
•    Prepare Ecodesign management plan and specifications (train, compo or signalling level)
•    Participate to design (train, compo or signalling level) in order to insure achievement of  ecodesign commitments 
•    Implement relevant Ecodesign R&D and CCN results in projects


R&D main missions (if assigned to R&D missions)
•    Propose and support R&D actions in the context of product improvement and/or methodologies for Ecodesign within QCD commitment.
•    Develop innovative methodologies to be applied as a standard in the design process of products and solutions.


Expertise continuous improvement main missions
•    Propose & Support Ecodesign referent and CCN leader with continuous REX to improve the relevant methodologies 
•    Support training & awareness actions to non-Ecodesign people and/or to Ecodesign engineer


•    Ecodesign Engineer / Material Engineer with environmental competencies / Engineer generalist with material competencies.
•    Experience in industry sector.
•    Knowledge with EU regulations (REACH or SCIP).
•    International Standards and Regulation knowledge for environmental issues (hazardous substances, environmental communication, energy efficiency, end-of-life…).
•    Skills in environmental assessment (LCA, EPD) and related tools.
•    Good communication skills, pro-activity, team working.
•    German and English conversational/writing/reading advanced level mandatory.


The minimum salary for this position is € 3091,55 EUR gross / month (14 x) for full-time employment according to the collective bargaining agreement. Overpayment depends on relevant work experience and qualifications.



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.