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.

Position Title: 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 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

  • Responsible for programing a feature and or a small feature set by collaborating with the product team to understand the requirements.
  • Contributes to the team and works with direction from senior team members or management, beginning to work independently.
  • Demonstrate the ability to help team members through pair programming and code reviews.
  • Demonstrates awareness about product positioning and differentiations.
  • Has the ability to evaluate basic technology choices and articulate tradeoffs.
  • Applies principles of SDLC and Agile/XP/TDD/CI/CD methodologies to deliver high quality, secured, and scalable software modules.
  • Skilled in writing code that meets standards and delivers desired functionality using the technology selected for the project.
  • Skilled in core data structures and algorithms and implements them using language of choice
  • Works with fellow team members to diagnose bugs and formulate solutions and proactively contributes for maintenance of availability and performance of system.

Qualification / Requirements

  • BE/BTech/MTech in ECE /Computer Science /EEE /IT or MCA.
  • 2-5 years of experience in software development in Java, micro services, distributed systems and database systems (JAVA, Spring, Spring Boot, Some ORM implementation, RESTful services, Oracle/Postgres).
  • Experienced in building modern, responsive user interfaces (HTML, Angular JS/ React JS).
  • Good understanding of popular Design patterns.
  • Good to have experience in building and implementing solutions on cloud (preferably AWS).
  • Good to have experience in building and deploying services on a containerized platform such as using Docker and Kubernetes.
  • Exposure to Agile methodology and working with Agile development teams.
  • Experienced in working in Linux and Windows environments.
  • Experienced in SQL and working with relational databases like Oracle, Postgres.
  • Experienced with CI/CD process and tools such as Gitlab. Familiarity with Dockerfile, Gitlab pipeline configuration files will be added advantage.
  • Strong Debugging and Troubleshooting Expertise.
  • Skilled in unit and integration testing.

Desired characteristics

Business Acumen  

  • Have a good understanding of the underlying infrastructure needed to run a large distributed system or application.
  • Has the ability to break down problems and estimate effort.
  • Demonstrates awareness about competitors and industry trends.
  • Has the ability to make basic technology choices based on experience


  • Ability to takes ownership of small tasks and deliver without supervision.
  • Voices opinions and presents clear rationale. Uses data or factual evidence to influence.
  • Recognizes collaborative behavior and participates in collaborative activities.
  • Understands organization vision statement and decision making framework. Able to understand how team and personal goals/objectives contribute to organization vision.

Personal Attributes:

  • Demonstrate the ability to help team members.
  • Seeks to understand problems thoroughly before implementing solutions. Asks questions to clarify requirements when ambiguities are present.
  • Identifies opportunities for innovation and offers new ideas. Takes the initiative to experiment with new software frameworks.
  • 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.

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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.