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Job title:  Power2X - Process Design Engineer (m/f/d)

Job family:  Engineering
Business area:  Environment & Energy
Contract location: 

Vienna, Vienna, AT

Working location:  Vienna, Vienna, AT
Location type:  Office Location / Office-based
Contract type:  Permanent
Job description: 

Are you ready to make a global impact in the fight against climate change? 

ANDRITZ is seeking a dynamic Process Design Engineer to support our entry into the P2X market. In this role you will be responsible to design plant concepts for our green hydrogen and renewable fuel solutions.

We are looking for a professional with wealthy experience in process engineering. Your deep understanding of designing plant solutions will play a crucial role for the success of our projects. This exciting opportunity is based in Vienna.

Join ANDRITZ's P2X-enterprise, where our mission is crystal clear: to lead in reducing CO2 emissions through innovative green hydrogen and renewable fuel plant solutions. What sets us apart? Our passionate team of engineers and a rich history of global EPC projects, combined with our leadership in technology and manufacturing. Be part of a world class dynamic team enabling to grow the green hydrogen and P2X economy with the opportunity to take over a higher management repsonbility in the future. We are enriched by our multicultural and multinational team and we continuously foster flat hierarchies and an open dialog culture.

If you're enthusiastic about contributing to the profitable growth within this rapidly growing division, we can't wait to connect with you.

In your role, you will

  • Develop innovative concepts for modularization and standardization together with the technology development team
  • Optimize the integration with adjacent processes such as power supply, CO2 capture and e-fuel production
  • Work closely with project management and disciplines such as piping, layout, static and rotating equipment, electrical and automation at the proposal and engineering phase
  • Prepare mass- and energy balance calculations and related process flow diagrams (PFD)
  • Prepare media consumption figures for utilities (e.g. electricity, water, chemicals, etc.) and collect defined required media qualities
  • Collect and provide emission data for e.g. effluent, heat, noise, gas, etc.
  • Provide calculation and sizing of electrolysis sub-systems (e.g. water purification) and components (e.g. hydrogen and oxygen purification and compression)
  • Specify and co-select sub-supplied equipment
  • Provide plant process and interlock descriptions
  • Review piping and instrumentation diagrams (P&IDs) over the full project lifecycle
  • Optimize system solutions by reviewing static and dynamic mass- and energy balance results
  • Align and improve control strategies and maintenance philosophies
  • Participate HAZOP and LOPA studies 
  • Prepare and manage equipment and component lists
  • Take the responsibility to coordinate with all stakeholders
  • Clarify, discuss and present the technical solution towards the customer 
  • Support the function description preparation.
  • Be part of the commissioning, start-up, and optimization team


In your personal skillset you have 

  • Degree level qualification in a process, chemical, automation or mechanical engineering discipline.
  • Minimum three years of experience as process engineer, experience within the petrochemical industry is a plus.
  • Knowledge about process simulation programs.
  • Ability to consult with customers and notified bodies about technical design requirements is expected.
  • Explain design solutions in an engaging manner 
  • Strong communication, analytical and planning skills
  • Solution/team/customer oriented with the confidence to act pro-actively
  • Fluent in English. Another european language is an advantage
  • Willingness to travel for at least 5 days per month

We also value

  • Customer focused and open personality with ownership for performance and shared commitment.
  • High-performance mindset with the capability to operate effectively under tight deadlines.
  • Ability to communicate, cooperate and interact comfortably across cultures. 
  • Future oriented thinking and interest in continuous development.
  • Ability to work well within a team and foster collaboration.
  • Proactive, energetic approach to tasks, coupled with a positive mindset.


What we offer

Andritz AG offers a secure job in an innovative and international company with long-term development opportunities. 

  • To be part of a world class team enabling the growth of the P2X economy and therefore meeting key environmental targets
  • To work in a multicultural environment which fosters a culture of continuous development and inclusivity
  • To operate in a flat hierarchy, open for challenge and debate with the advantage of a start-up culture within a global well-established firm
  • To benefit from a hybrid working environment
  • To enjoy the advantage to grow alongside the business and become an expert in this field with a chance for a further career step alongside the growth of the business
  • To enjoy first class industry or on the job training
  • Further benefits to be discussed at offer stage


In Austria we are legally obliged to announce at least a gross monthly salary of € 4.066,84 per month for this position.
Depending on qualifications and professional experience we offer you a market-based salary

We pursue a policy of equal rights and opportunities and do not discriminate against any applicants on the basis of gender, ethnic origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability or other protected characteristics. We promote diversity and equal opportunities and place exclusive emphasis on your qualifications, experience and skills that are relevant to the advertised position.

Requisition ID:  12160

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