Sustainability Engineer (Data Analyst)
R&D
Full Time
Saint-Petersburg, Russia
2021-08-04

Drive the kind of innovation others can only dream of.

By creating desirable solutions and great experiences that enrich people’s daily lives and the health of our planet, we want to be a driving force in delivering enjoyable and sustainable living. We go to work every day determined to shape living for the better – for our customers and for the health of our planet.

For that, we employ great people from a wide variety of backgrounds – not just because it’s the right thing to do, but also because we believe that diverse perspectives make our business stronger and more innovative. If you share our values, come find your place in our global community. Meet us on @lifeatelectrolux and career.electroluxgroup.com to learn more.

You will be based in Saint Petersburg offices in one of our Group Technology Organization sites. 

As part of the Sustainability Team you will support projects aimed at developing and promoting innovative technologies, products and business models for more sustainable consumer experiences (e.g. sustainable fabric and dish care, wellbeing, sustainable eating) and use of resources in Electrolux products globally by means of life cycle analysis (LCA).

This function is asked to assess the environmental implications of the new solutions, always considering the consumer perspective and the contribution to Group sustainability targets, with studies performed on the basis of internationally recognized life cycle analysis (LCA) methodology and life cycle inventory databases. 

Your main tasks:

• Assess the environmental impacts of materials, technologies, processes, products, consumer-relevant appliance use patterns and business models based on life-cycle approach by means of recognized LCA tools (SimaPro) and international databases (Ecoinvent, PlasticEurope, WorldSteel, etc.). 
• Collect and analyze life cycle inventory data from both literature and Company information (e.g. databases, primary and secondary data, surveys).
• Perform environmental risk assessment.
• Prepare presentations and technical reports.
• Provide regular status communication to cross functional and executive teams

Qualifications:

• Master’s degree (M.Sc.) in Environmental, Electrotechnical, Industrial, Materials, Chemical Engineering, Environmental Science, Industrial Ecology, or similar field of study.
• Proficient with SimaPro tool, impact assessment methods (e.g. ReCiPe, EPD, etc.), life cycle inventory analysis and databases (e.g. Ecoinvent, Agri-footprint database).
• Fluent in English, written and spoken.
• 1-3 years track record/hands-on experience in at least one of the following fields: LCA analysis and application; environmental risk assessment of products and materials. A good network of contacts in these areas is valuable.
• Solid knowledge of data analysis and statistics; hands-on experience with databases management systems, PLM tools, data analytics and visualization tools (e.g. QlikSense, Power BI) is appreciated.
• Good knowledge of environmental management processes.

At Electrolux, we take responsibility for our development in a supportive environment where we embrace our differences and learn from each other. In a truly multicultural setting, we shape living for the better and create remarkable experiences for employees and consumers, all around the globe. 

Find out more on:
https://www.linkedin.com/company/electrolux/life/lifeatelectrolux

Electrolux is a leading global appliance company that has shaped living for the better for more than 100 years. We reinvent taste, care and wellbeing experiences for millions of people, always striving to be at the forefront of sustainability in society through our solutions and operations. Under our brands, including Electrolux, AEG and Frigidaire, we sell approximately 60 million household products in approximately 120 markets every year. In 2020 Electrolux had sales of SEK 116 billion and employed 48,000 people around the world. For more information go to www.electroluxgroup.com.
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