Outsourcing of R&D and Manufacturing


Large industrial companies are now engaged in a major innovation cycle. What should the autonomous vehicle of tomorrow look like? How to double the aircraft production rate ? What technologies should be used to optimize energy and telecommunications networks?

The aim, in all sectors of activity, is to take advantage of technologies and digital technology to innovate as efficiently as possible, reduce go-to-market, and offer the best possible economic equation on the design, manufacturing and serial life (operation) phases of the product.

Through its engineering activities, the ALTEN Group, with its 28,000 high-level consulting engineers, provides solutions to its customers throughout the entire product life cycle:

  • Technology consulting and project management
  • Study & Design
  • Test & Validation
  • Manufacturing engineering & Industrie 4.0
  • Logistics and supply chain management
  • Product and process quality
  • Customer support (maintainability and operational performance)


Our innovation labs in cutting-edge technology fields (e.g. Big Data and decision support platforms), our global presence and global support in more than 20 countries, our human and technical organisation (more than 50% of our customer projects are managed by the ALTEN Technical Department), the performance of our offshore structures (2,000 engineers in Morocco, Romania and India) and our excellent knowledge of our customers’ business environments make us the leading technological partner for key accounts in the industry.


Our engineering skills


  • System engineering
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Electrical and electronic engineering
  • Embedded system engineering
  • Manufacturing engineering


Our transversal skills


  • Project management and PMO
  • Digital (functional, Agile…)
  • Software development
  • Data Science (Business Intelligence, Big Data, Artificial Intelligence)
  • Telecom & Cloud Networks
  • Cybersecurity
  • Quality
  • Training