Mechanical Engineer - Structural calculations

Date: 10-Aug-2019

Location: Le Creusot, 71, France

Company: Alstom



We create smart innovations to meet the mobility challenges of now and the future. We design and manufacture a complete range of transportation systems, from high-speed trains to electric buses, autonomous subways, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a truly global community of 36 300 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.

  • Participates to the definition of design
  • Ensures the definition of structures dimensioning hypothesis based on existing rules or the definition of new guidelines
  • Carry-out the standard simulations (FE calculations) for the Pre-Project and Projects : evaluation by simulation of the structures dimensioning in order to meet the criteria
  • Analysis and interpretation of calculation results, writing of calculation reports
  • Ensures the presentation and argumentation of the results to the customer
  • Writing specifications and follow-up of test benches. Analysis and interpretation of tests.


Mechanical engineer, knowledge in materials behavior is an asset


  • Experience in structural calculations using the Finite Elements method
  • Relevant experience in calculations of welded structures and fatigue of assemblies (2 to 3 years)
  • Practice of structural calculation software (HYPERWORKS, ANSYS…)
  • Structural calculations in linear and non-linear static analysis
  • Vibration analysis
  • Knowledge of thermomechanical simulation (would be appreciated)
  • Knowledge of dynamic calculations of structures (would be appreciated)


We believe that a diverse and inclusive workforce is a lever to running a sustainable and successful business. We are dedicated to creating an inclusive environment where all our employees are encouraged to reach their full potential, and individual differences are valued and respected.



Job Type:​Experienced​

Job Segment: Testing, Technology

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