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.
Principal Developer on Wabtec Flagship Dispatch Product called Precision Dispatch System (PDS).You will work in a fast paced Agile team environment and be responsible for developing and testing software solutions for new functionality, remediating defects in existing functionality, and contributing to team success.
The software you develop will be destined for services to be deployed in a cloud based architecture using the latest software development techniques. You will be providing senior level Java language software programming services and be the lead JAVA architect for your respective agile team.
In this role, you will:
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or in “STEM” Majors (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)
15+ years Software Industry experience (Development and Architecture)
8+ years developing microservices using Java Frameworks like Quarkus or SpringBoot or similar
Effective and productive software engineer in Remote working environment
Strong Java programming skills
Strong experience building and developing microservices in a cloud native environment (AWS,GCP, Azure, OpenShift).
Strong CI/CD experience
Experience building Avro schema’s and using a schema registry.
Messages and eventing services: KAFKA/JMS/ AMQP
Strong experience in container technology
Database schema changes using Liquibase or similar
Strong security background and experience with Authentication/Authorization using Open ID Connect (OIDC) or Java Web Toolkit (JWT)
Defect investigation and reproduction
Debugging developed code
Build processes and tools (JENKINS)
Agile Development experience
Railroad or previous Dispatch Experience is a big plus.
Effective remote working skills to learn new environment, domain, product with minimal time
Self-starter and able to set direction for self and others when uncertainty exists
Proven ability to provide Services & Java mentoring and coaching to others on team
Highly effective and efficient troubleshooting skills
Highly effective communications skills
Technical ownership and drive to complete tasks on schedule
Seeks to understand problems thoroughly before implementing solutions.
Identifies opportunities for innovation and offers new ideas.
Adapts to new environments and changing requirements. Pivots quickly as needed. When coached, responds to need & seeks info from other sources
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.
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.