Bogie Brake Engineer

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Date: 18-Nov-2022

Location: Le Creusot, FR

Company: Alstom

The mission


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 75,000 people lead the way to greener and smarter mobility, worldwide


We offer remote working, technical and personal development across the globe, recognition and the possibility to make the difference in the world.

We are more than the global leader in transportation, we shape our cities and tomorrow’s mobility.


The team


The Bogie Design Engineering is comprised of engineers from many backgrounds and experience levels. You’ll work alongside experts with many years of experience, high aptitude recent graduates, and people from every stage in between. Collaboration, learning, and growth are core to the team’s success. We look for anyone with demonstrated exceptional ability to solve problems in both individual and team settings.

The team works in small, dedicated groups to manage wheelsets, gearbox, suspension, frames, brakes, and overall vehicule dynamic behaviour on all of Alstom's vehicle programs.

New technology introduction is at the heart of our core activities to globally improve our product efficiency, comfort and sustainability.


As Brake Design Engineer, you are the technical referent for the design brake systems.


Your mission is to:

  • Capitalize the return of experience on brake system
  • Define the technical rules for the design of brake system
  • Create and update technical guidelines, design tools and templates of technical deliverables
  • Chair the peer technical reviews on brake system
  • Review all technical deliverables related to the brake system
  • Monitor the evolution of norms and regulations impacting the brake system 

Being integrated into multicultural teams working on railway projects for the European and international market, you will develop your skills progressively in the railway domain. The role provides an excellent opportunity for a self-motivated, driven individual to contribute significantly to the success of Alstom organisation.


Your profile

  • Engineering degree in mechanics
  • Rigor, autonomy and team working
  • Great technical and interpersonal communication
  • Evidence of being a self-starter and bringing projects to completion
  • Fluent in English
  • Prior experience in a relevant engineering field is valued, but the team has openings from entry level to expert


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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