WABTEC Senior Systems Engineer in Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Wabtec Railway Electronics, a leading supplier of technology-based products and services for the rail and transit industries, is seeking a Senior Systems Engineer to join our team focused on development of innovative Positive Train Control (PTC) products enhancing train operation and safety.
The Senior SE provides system level technical guidance to the engineering team during all phases of I-ETMS development (requirements definition, safety assessment, software development, test, validation, and commissioning) to ensure that new systems and products meet customer needs and applicable standards compliance.
Specification of detailed system requirements, behavioral models, and interface definitions
Creation of technical white papers covering on-board and back-office control systems
Leading role in requirement and design reviews with customers and development teams
Verification of pass/fail criteria for critical functions and tests specified by the validation team
Considered a system expert; owns technical issues and drives them to resolution
Supports hands-on troubleshooting and validation in a lab environment or in the field
Occasional travel to locomotive builders and customer locations to provide system expertise and support of new or existing products.
BSEE/BSCS/BSCE and minimum 10 years development or system engineering experience
Experience in Systems Engineering and formal requirements definition with a focus on application software development and/or test
Experience with configuration management, requirements management, and defect tracking tools such asTelelogic Change, IBM Rational Team Concert, IBM Rational Requisite Pro, DOORS Next Generation, or similar products
Experience with SharePoint, SVN, UML, is a plus
Excellent oral and written communication skills;ability to articulate clearly and concisely
High degree of attention to detail; approaches tasks in a meticulous and thorough manner
Self-motivated, quick learner, results-oriented, with a clear focus on quality
Knowledge and experience with INCOSE or similar system engineering standards a plus
Strong debug and troubleshooting skills; ability and willingness to work hands-on
Railroad industry experience a plus, but not required
Business UnitRegular Full-Time
TypeWabtec Railways Electronics