Senior Software Engineer

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.

Senior Software Engineer

We are looking to hire dedicated software engineers with passion towards solving tough and challenging problems for our customers. You’ll be part of the Digital Engineering team that is responsible for building real time and distributed software solutions. The Senior Software Engineer is an unique position to help transform the way people and freight are moved around the world. As we work together, you’ll not only learn the sophisticated world of logistics and transportation, but also get opportunities to expand your technical and leadership skills and build a strong career at Wabtec!


Bangalore, India

You will work on innovative railroad automation products -  TripOptimizer® and Locotrol® XA and rail yard monitoring product - MyRailYard. You will work with Java and related technologies such as Hibernate, Spring Boot and Spring technologies, JMS, and relational databases. You will deploy the software on AWS and containerized environment using Docker and Kubernetes. You will build state of art user interfaces using Angular JS and HTML.

You will solve problems related to scaling and near real time response. You have to build solutions to handle large volume of data. You have the opportunity to learn about railroad domain, and about how large railroad companies of the world manage the operations of freight trains.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Build innovative software solutions while collaborating with architects, product owners, test engineers and other software engineers.
  • Design solutions through the process of evaluating basic technology choices and articulating tradeoffs to provide value-added products to modernize the transportation industry.
  • Write high-standard code applying core data structures and algorithms to deliver software solutions for desired customer-centric functionalities in Java and related technologies such as Hibernate, Spring Boot and Spring technologies, JMS, and relational databases. Deploy the software on AWS and containerized environment using Docker and Kubernetes. Build state of art user interfaces using Angular JS and HTML
  • Use principles of SDLC and methodologies like Agile, CI/CD with understanding and focus on quality, cyber security and scalability as well as refactoring and unit testing techniques.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • BE/BTech/MTech in ECE /Computer Science /EEE /IT or MCA
  • 6 to 10 years of experience in design & development of scalable and innovative end-to-end enterprise products and applications using technology stack comprising of Java and related technologies such as
    • Spring, Spring Boot
    • Hibernate
    • JMS ( IBM MQ or Kafka )
    • SQL and Relational databases (Oracle, Postgres)
    • Angular JS, HTML
  • Good understanding of microservices architecture.
  • Build software which can be deployed on AWS or containerized environment using Docker / Kubernetes
  • Hands on with Gitlab, and build tools such as Maven / Gradle.
  • Working knowledge on popular design patterns
  • Experienced with Agile, DevOps, CI/CD
  • Proficiency in unit and integration testing, test automation concepts and tools
  • The successful candidate should understand performance parameters and be able to assess application performance; collaborate with other team members through pair programming and code reviews.

Phenomenal to have:

  • Ability to clearly articulate and voice opinions and present clear rationale. Uses data or factual evidence to influence.

  • Has the ability to break down problems and estimate time for development tasks.

  • Seeks to understand problems thoroughly before implementing solutions. Asks questions to clarify requirements when ambiguities are present.

  • Finds opportunities for innovation and offers new insights. Takes initiative to experiment with new software frameworks.

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.