Mechanical Calculation Expert Engineer

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Date: 26 May 2023

Location: Haguenau, FR

Company: Alstom

Req ID:408149 

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 

Within Structural Design metier team, we are looking for a Mechanical Calculation Expert Engineer. This position is located in HAG.

Structural Design metier team is in charge to define, deploy and implement CBS/Cubicle and Bogie processes, metier rules, standard solutions as well as operational supports for all rolling stock and components engineering and industrial population worldwide. Joining this team is a great opportunity to develop your network, get exposure with various sites worldwide and contribute to Alstom strategic axes of operational excellence.



Main Responsibilities

Reporting to the Mechanical Calculation Discipline leader, within the Structural Integrity metier team, you will:


·        Provide operational support to develop Carbody shell Metier/Cubicle/ bogie for Train Design Metier Standard Solutions

·        Improve the Mechanical Calculation Discipline (static, fatigue, modal, frequency response and random response analysis) existing methodologies and tools for RSC.

·       Enhance and integrate existing practices and knowledge in Mechanical Calculation Engineering Instructions




·         Update/create engineering instructions related to Mechanical Calculation activities

·         Participate to standard solution validation

·         Participate to support expertise for Standard & Regulations topics



·        Provide Technical support to Structural Design metier team and  for Train Design Metier topics during project development phases.

·        Provide discipline rules, processes and tools in order to ensure the discipline calculation deliverables quality within V cycle development process.

·        Preparing Calculation discipline Reviews according to project schedule when Structural Design metier team is directly responsible for.


Knowledge & Experience :


·        Mechanical Engineer with strong Finite Element Analysis (FEA) competencies (static analysis, modal analysis, FEA tool development, Hyperworks FE tool, Optistruct solver, etc…)

·        Significant experience (>5 years) in industry sector with transversal position (team management will be a plus)

·        Knowledge of Mechanical Calculation technical fields and related tools (dimensioning)

·        Good communication and negotiation skills, pro-activity, strategic vision

·        English conversational/writing/reading advanced level mandatory

·        French conversational/writing/reading advanced level is preferred

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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