Engineering Technical Leader

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.

Job description :

  • Engineering Technical Leader – Reliability will own solutions management for the field reliability issues for Wabtec international Locomotives fleets. He / she will lead, manage, and execute solutions development for reliability projects. Collaborate with cross functional teams on driving urgency and providing faster solutions to customers
  • Execute reliability solutions development through Wabtec services tollgate process for different stages of solutions like containment, root-cause analysis, final solution, implementation, and track effectiveness.
  • Communicate progress on reliability issues and solutions to all levels of the organization. Systematically track deck of all reported field reliability issues through various stages. Track fleet performance through established KPIs
  • Collaborate with stake holders for resource allocation, priority, and execution
  • Be responsible for and perform hands-on field loco level investigation of various issues to establish root-cause of reported issues
  • Collaborate with cross functional team for customer communication, participate in customer meetings as required


  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree from an accredited university or college with 10+ years of engineering experience in either mechanical or electrical/electronic & controls. master’s degree would be an added advantage.
  • Hands-on experience in solving reliability issues, root-cause analysis, reliability modeling methods & analysis techniques
  • Training / Certification in reliability and Six Sigma – DMAIC, DFSS, DFR
  • At least 2 to 3 years of experience in a systems, sub-system, program, or project leadership role within engineering CoEs.
  • Willingness and ability to travel ~ 10% of the time
  • Proven expertise in engineering requirement flow down, design and development, engineering tollgate process, NPI and requisition development, familiarity with Wabtec reliability services tollgate process

Desired Characteristics

  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Familiarity with manufacturing processes

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.