Internship in Technical Department - Tramway Product Line

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Date: 11-Jun-2022

Location: Paris, France

Company: Alstom

Req ID:292581 

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 


Located in: St Ouen or La Rochelle, France



We are looking for a 6 months intern for our Technical Team.

Objective is to participate to a concept of Advanced Body Catcher  .



Goal is to develop a modern, efficient device to prevent pedestrian colliding with a tramway

  • Aim is to re-use collision detection/reaction control components/technology already developed
  • Participate to the design of the protective / stopping elements contacting the person
  • Few relatively simple mechanical components would have to be developed/derived from existing ones


The various Work -Packages for the student would be:

  • Get familiar with the tramway technology
  • Define functional/technical requirements
  • Define system architecture & components



Educational level:

Student in her/his last year of study for a Master in Mechanical or Electro-mechanical/Mecatronic Engineering (Technical University Master or École d’Ingénieur)


Technical skills:

  • Mechanical or Electro-mechanical/Mecatronic Engineering
  • Tools: Familiar with CATIA CAD , Excel, Power Point
  • Languages: Fluent English & French , German as a real plus

Nb: All documentation/reports are to be written in English


Behavioral skills:

  • Interest in innovation
  • Able to work in an international team
  • Able to take initiative for getting information and proposing solutions



  • Internship Duration 6 months, starting asap (in Q1 or Q2 2022)
  • Full time presence


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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