Boubekeur joined SNCF in 2014 as Infrastructure Project Manager. He was previously a Power Electronics R&D engineer at Valeo and a Reaserch engineer at CNRS. Boubekeur received the his PhD degree in 2010 from Ecole Normale Supérieure de Cachan in 2010 and a Master of Science in 2007 from Ecole Central de Lyon in 2007, both in the field of electrical engineering. He also received also an engineering degree in 2006 from Bejaia University in the field of electromechanical science.
He has been working on the development of innovative optimization and communication tools for railway operation since 2014. His research interests include the optimization of maintenance depots operation, the interfaces between depots and stations and the optimization of human resources planning.