Architect – Embedded SW Development

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.

About us:

To strengthen our WITEC team in Bengaluru, we are now looking for – Architect – Embedded Software Development

Role Summary & Essential responsibilities: 

The Embedded Software Architect is responsible for the software design/implementation phase by performing the following activities: requirement analysis, implementation & tests.

In this role, Embedded Software Architect, shall utilize his/her experience and expertise to:

  • Design and develop software architectures and source code for the Linux embedded system for passenger information systems
  • Coordination of software interface alignments and engage standardizations with software developers, software integrators, method experts and customers
  • Responsible for the technical leadership of a software team
  • Mentoring less experience engineers
  • Creating requirements documents.

Qualification / Requirement:

  • Bachelor / master’s in engineering in Computer Science/Electronics engineering
  • 9 to 13 years of hands-on experience in complex embedded real-time software design and development

Essential/Desired Characteristics:

Knowledge in computer development:

  • Deep understanding of software architecture using UML standards
  • Very good knowledge in C++ as well as very good knowledge in object-oriented programming
  • Very good knowledge of Linux systems
  • Deep knowledge in embedded programming C++ for Linux. Experience with Yocto-based systems is a plus
  • Clear understanding on driver, hardware abstraction layers, middleware and application software for power electronics
  • Good analytic skills, goal- and solution-oriented and good ability to make decisions
  • A very strong ability to communicate and work in a team
  • Excellent knowledge of English


  • Linux/Embedded Linux (mandatory)
  • C++ (mandatory)
  • Bash (mandatory)
  • Systemd (mandatory)
  • unit testing (mandatory, any unit testing tool for C++)
  • UML (mandatory)
  • IP devices, networks, protocols (mandatory)
  • GCC, Make, Cmake (mandatory)
  • Documentation with Doxygen, Sphinx and
  • Code management Git and GitLab
  • Yocto

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.