AeroX Engineer M/F

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Date: 17-Sep-2022

Location: Saint-Ouen

Company: Alstom

Req ID:243285 

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 


The Alstom Headquarters, based in Saint-Ouen near Paris, is looking for an Aerodynamics Engineer to join the team.
The role requires to participate to the development of sustainable transportation modes, mainly related to rolling stock, providing expertise in the field of aerodynamics, thermal comfort, equipment installation and aeroacoustics.
You will support projects from all regions of the globe and contribute to Alstom R&D programs.
As part of the worldwide AeroX network, you will be interacting with many other disciplines needed to the development of the complex product that is a train.



  • Lead AeroX related activities within projects development, identifying viable technical solutions.
  • Interact with both internal and external tenders and projects stakeholders.
  • Predict aerodynamic performance (Resistance to motion, Pressure head pulse, Pressure waves, Crosswind response).
  • Evaluate thermo-fluid dynamic performance (ventilation ducts, driver cabin and passenger compartment, equipment installation).
  • Perform CFD analyses on available design concepts.
  • Prepare the documentation required by any activity related to aerodynamic performances.
  • Contribute to continuous improvement of AeroX expertise and processes.
  • Liaise with aerodynamics engineers within AeroX network to gather relevant experience.
  • Participate in R&D programs and work packages.
  • Develop creative and innovative solutions as well as new methodologies.



  • MSc or PhD in aerospace engineering or any other relevant engineering discipline with strong fluid-mechanics and thermal management background.
  • At least 5 years experience in industrial environment in a similar position.
  • Sound knowledge of computational fluid dynamics methods.
  • Previous track record with major RANS CFD software in industrial applications.
  • Familiar with 3D parametric CAD and pre-processing software.
  • Good communication and management skills required.
  • Problem solving, attention to details and continuous learning attitude.
  • Ability to work in team and deliver on schedule.
  • Mandatory good command of English, both spoken and written. French will be an advantage.

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.