Canada IS&T Intern Spring 2023

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Date: 18-Mar-2023

Location: Montreal, QC, CA

Company: Alstom

Req ID:407146 

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

Type of Contract : Internship up to 6 Months


Purpose of the job:


The Local IS&T Intern, reporting to the Regional IS&T Business Partner will have an opportunity to expand your general IS&T knowledge, contribute to ongoing projects, local operational topics, and to learn the intricacies of a fast paced, highly demanding,  IS&T department.



The Alstom IS&T operating model focuses on business value and innovation while delivering operational excellence:

  • Service excellence:
    • Development of cost efficient services and standard solutions
    • Improvement of performance, efficiency and agility on business as usual activities with focused KPIs
    • Usage optimization
  • Intimate and value focused advisor:
    • Effective and reactive demand management
    • Proximity with key stakeholders from regions and business (IS&T partners, SPOCs, …)
    • Reliable & skilled functional teams involved in strategic business roadmaps
  • Innovation player:
    • Technology watching activities
    • Expertise on emerging technologies with ability to deliver Proof of Concepts
    • Pro active innovation investigations on market products and best practices


The IS&T operating model is also driven by 4 key principles:

  • Standardize business processes
  • Address regional priorities
  • Improve IS&T cost variability and efficiency
  • Leverage new technologies to bring value to the business



Intern May Be Responsible For:

  • The IS&T Intern will support the IS&T Business Partner’s ongoing and new demands.
  • Assist Operations with ongoing support and troubleshooting
  • Analyzing data and building dashboards, etc.
  • Lend support to our PM Team, infrastructure and transitional projects and local site activities
  • Collaborate with the AMER Regional IS&T Team as well as the local business units
  • Offer innovation trends for consideration to help us continuously improve our solutions and ways of working
  • Promoting the Alstom Code of Ethics and adhering to the highest standards of ethical conduct.





  • Be a part of One Alstom team - Agile, Inclusive, Responsible
  • Gain hands-on experience in an IT position
  • Shadowing and training experiences with knowledgeable professionals
  • Gain knowledge on the unique rail industry and Alstom products and services





  • Strong desire to contribute and learn.
  • Strong verbal and written communication
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work well in teams
  • Strong work ethic and attention to detail
  • Fluent in English & French is a plus


Competencies & Skills 

  • Good communication skills and has the ability to communicate with diverse, international teams.
  • Result oriented
  • Shows intellectual curiosity and creativity.
  • Eager to work with sufficient autonomy in an international environment
  • Team work
  • Demonstrates Agile behavior – adaptable, actively listens
  • Anticipates, learns and adapts continuously


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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