Lead Engineer - Product Definition

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: http://www.WabtecCorp.com.

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.

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Lead Engineer - Product Definition

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About Us

At Wabtec we move and improve the world. We are a global technology leader and supplier of equipment, services and digital solutions to the rail, mining, marine, stationary power and drilling industries. Our innovations help customers deliver goods and services with greater speed and savings using our advanced manufacturing techniques and digitally connected machines.

Role Summary/Purpose

The Product Definition Engineering (PDE) team has an Engineering opportunity for candidates who have passion to grow their career in Computer Aided Design (CAD). The candidate should have good expertise in Product Design & Drafting using the NX Unigraphics CAD tool along with good understanding of ASME Y14.5 Standards

Essential Responsibilities

-Product Design & Drafting of Locomotive/Propulsion components
-Virtual validation of Locomotive Cab & Equipment Packaging using Advanced NX capabilities.

-Performing Human Factor studies for Cab ergonomics using Advanced NX capabilities.

-Developing Cables & Conduit based on Electrical schematic and point to point connections.
-Execution of Engineering Change Requests and Engineering Change Notices in Teamcenter PLM

-Independently interact with Engineering & Manufacturing personnel to get the required inputs
-Develop Locomotive domain knowledge on a continuous basis


-BE in Mechanical Engineering with a good academic record
-10+ Years experience in Product Design & Drafting using NX Unigraphics tool (Modeling, Sheetmetal, Mechanical & Electrical Routing, Drafting modules)
-Experience in creating Manufacturing drawings as per ASME Y14.5 Standards
-Good knowledge of Mfg processes - Forging, Casting & Fabrication
-Excellent verbal and written communication skills
-Able to work independently on any projects

Desired Characteristics

-Cab design knowledge from Railroad or automotive/Heavy Engineering Domain

-Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
-Experience in Sheetmetal and welding designs-Knowledge of 2d and 3d Stack-up analysis on assemblies
-Ability to perform in a team environment, across functions, and with suppliers

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.