Advanced Lead Engineer- Mechanical component

Wabtec Corporation

Bengaluru, India


Position summary

Wabtec Corporation is a leading global provider of equipment, systems, digital solutions and value-added services for freight and transit rail. Drawing on nearly four centuries of collective experience across Wabtec, GE Transportation and Faiveley Transport, the company has unmatched digital expertise, technological innovation, and world-class manufacturing and services, enabling the digital-rail-and-transit ecosystems. Wabtec is focused on performance that drives progress, creating transportation solutions that move and improve the world. Wabtec has approximately 27,000 employees in facilities throughout the world. Visit the company’s new website at:

It’s not just about your career… or your job title…it’s about who you are and the impact you are going to make on the world. Do you want to go into uncharted waters…do things that haven’t been done to make yours and someone else's life better? Wabtec has been doing that for decades and we will continue to do so! Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, Wabtec delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

Mechanical Engineering group at WITEC supports a multitude of business units across the globe and various projects/product lines, in the mechanical design, drawing generation and finite element (FE) calculation, and Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) areas.  Being a keystone in this team, the incumbent is sought, who can provide Fluid mechanics and heat transfer calculations, CFD simulations, and design solutions for business problems & new product development.

We are looking for someone, who:

  • Strong in Fluid Mechanics, Heat Transfer methods, Mixed Mode Fluid – Thermal calculations fundamentals; with an experience of 4-6 years in Commercial CFD tools – Ansys Fluent, CFX, ICEM CFD, Ansys Workbench
  • An ability to simulate Conjugate Heat Transfer, External Aerodynamics, Turbomachinery, Multiple Reference Frames on products like Trains, Heat Exchangers, Electronics Cooling, Equipment Ventilation, HVAC systems, Brake Discs in both steady and transient schemes
  • An ability to scale up a problem statement into simulation requirements and vice-versa
  • Does Verification of CFD results using hand calculations and first principles
  • Is confident in Problem simplification and optimizing the CFD simulations – from CAD models to post processing
  • Should be able to clearly articulate the desired changes/enhancements and meshing techniques
  • Has a Research outlook - to pursue alternate methods and studies, while identifying research areas in simulations
  • Is Strong in documentation and developing standards for the methods
  • Can perform Benchmarking studies and has an ability to draw CFD- Experimental methods calibration
  • Has an Ability to translate CFD requirements to stakeholders from different teams
  • Has an Innovative mindset – and a strong desire to create new products, processes and find alternatives

What do we value more?

  • 6+ yrs. experience in working with Global teams in MNC matrix organization

  • Knowledge on Railway products working will be a plus. Knowledge in parallel industrial domains desired

  • Ability to work independently and meet schedule, cost and quality requirements

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • Strong presentation skills

  • Good interpersonal skills

  • Good team player and good in collaboration with interdisciplinary teams

Wabtec Corporation is committed to taking on the world’s toughest challenges. In order to fulfill that commitment we rely on a culture of leadership, diversity and inclusiveness. We aim to employ the world’s brightest minds to help us create a limitless source of ideas and opportunities. We believe in hiring talented people of varied backgrounds, experiences and styles…people like you! Wabtec Corporation is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or expression, or protected Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.

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About the company

Industry: Industrial: Equipment Manufacturing

At Wabtec, we are in the business of realizing potential. Our employees are the architects of the future. Go just about anywhere and you’ll find us. If you want to move and improve the world, start here.