ERJU Perception Engineer

Wabtec Corporation

Piossasco, Italy


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.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Requirement’s elicitation and converting customer needs into engineering requirements

  • Break-down the System requirements and support in aligning sub-system/component requirements into respective product lines

  • Establish key performance metrics and align how they address ERJU Vision

  • Leverage AI/ML technologies towards the design of Perception solutions

  • Adopt latest Mobility technologies to create differentiated solutions

  • Be an advocate for moving the technology readiness level on the product development towards field trials/pilots/deployment


Requirements management – experience with DOORS, Polarian, etc

Working knowledge on Mobility Technologies – Perception, Remote Driving, Automated Driving Software architecture definition.


  • Master’s in Engineering – Computer Science/Automation/Electrical/Electronics

  • Working with customers/end-product users and experience with translating their needs into engineering requirements

  • Ability to create quick Proof of Concepts

Areas of Focus/What will this role do:

  • Architecture specification for Perception Break-down the problem statement and create intermediate Proof of Concept (PoC)

  • Work with Product line teams to further develop solutions


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.