Business expansion
Location of affected unit(s)
Boulogne-Billancourt, Aix-en-Provence, Bordeaux, Grenoble, Lille, Lyon, Mulhouse, Nantes, Rennes, Sophia Antipolis, Strasbourg, Toulouse
Information / Communication
Computer Programming, Consultancy And Related Activities
Computer Programming, Consultancy And Related Activities
62.02 - Computer consultancy activities

3,000 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
24 January 2017
Employment effect (start)
1 January 2017
Foreseen end date
31 December 2017


Alten, the world leader in engineering and consulting in technologies has announced to recruit 3,000 employees in 2017, including 2,700 engineers, on permanent employment contract. 45% of the recruitment will concern young graduates.  On this total, 1,500 positions will be created in the region Ile-de-France, 400 in South-West France, 300 in South-West, 250 in the West, 150 in the North and 150 in the East. Alten employs 22,900 people worldwide.


  • 24 January 2017: Zone Bourse
  • 23 January 2017: Alten (press release)


Eurofound (2017), Alten, Business expansion in France, factsheet number 89971, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/89971.