Cloud Engineer (m/f)

Wabtec Corporation

Gennevilliers, France


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.

  • Summary: This position will be working hands-on within an Azure ALZ technical domain as an expert and/or internal consultant. You will work within a multi-cloud infrastructure environment on highly complex projects, as a key member of the Infrastructure Cloud team across the organization.

Essential Responsibilities: 

In this role, you will:

  • Analyze, and develops an implementation plan based upon a current vs. future state in a cohesive architecture viewpoint
  • Review architectural requirements at domain level within product portfolio and/or team
  • Contribute to the development of software, data, and technology
  • Contribute to the designs and deployment of infrastructure solutions meeting standardization, consolidation, TCO, security, regulatory compliance and application system qualities, for different businesses
  • Participate in the research and evaluation of emerging technology, industry and market trends to assist in project development and/or operational support actives
  • Mentor the other engineers on Azure environment, and IaC

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or "STEM" majors (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) or 2+ years of Azure enterprise build experience
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in infrastructure architecture or relevant discipline
  • Direct experience with administration, building, and/or supporting Microsoft Azure
  • English mandatory and French is nice to have

Technical Expertise:

  • Enterprise-scale technical experience with cloud and hybrid infrastructures, architecture designs, migrations, and technology management
  • Experience and understanding of large-scale application portfolios in enterprise-wide environments (including migration of on-premise workloads to the cloud)
  • Experience with scalable architectures using Azure App Service, API management, serverless technologies, container orchestration (e.g. Kubernetes, Cloud Foundry etc.), API management, microservice frameworks etc.
  • Deep domain expertise of cloud infrastructure solutions (i.e. Windows and Linux IaaS, Security, Management, Storage, Networking, OSS, containers and IaC technologies)
  • Familiar with language programming
  • Capacity to align architectural requirements with software development strategy
  • Microsoft Azure certifications or several years of experience in Azure
  • CICD pipelines and automation to deploy code changes to infrastructure
  • Ability to drive standards and tools across existing environment, communication, advocacy, encouraging adoption
  • Strong understanding of least privilege access model
  • Infrastructure as Code (ideally Terraform or ARM), managing infrastructure with code and version roll outs across multiple lifecycle stages
  • Git code management, repositories, projects, branches, commits, merge requests, approvals
  • AD group automation and integration with cloud services
  • Management of AD policies, groups and users for a secure multi-subscription Azure environment
  • Implement policies across Azure to control resources and services to type and geo-locations
  • Strong understanding of network concepts: routing, name services, security groups, ports and protocols
  • Works well in a dynamic a team environment

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.