Sr Lead 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.

Job Description:

  • 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 team that is responsible for building software solutions. The Software Engineer is in a 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

• Ability to take ownership of tasks and deliver while mentoring and helping team members.

• Has the ability to analyze impact of technology choices.

• Expert in writing code that meets standards and delivers desired functionality using the

technology selected for the project.

• Drive code quality through best practices, unit testing and code quality automation

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 developing enterprise applications using  SQL, NoSQL(Redis or equivalent), Web sockets with understanding of  Cross Platform , Reactive , Responsive frontend development and deployment.
  • Experience with front-end technologies such as Bootstrap, Java Script, Typescript, HTML5, CSS, jQuery, Angular 7.0 or above
  • Experience with modern tooling (NPM, Jasmine , Junit , Git, Azure DevOps, etc.)Use principles of SDLC and methodologies like Lean/Agile/XP, CI/CD with understanding and focus on quality, cyber security and scalability as well as refactoring and unit testing techniques.

Minimum Qualifications:

• Master's/Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical & Electronics or Electronics and

Telecommunication or Computer Science or Instrumentation or equivalent with at least 8 years of relevant experience in Object oriented design/development, design patterns, database tools and front end technologies.

•Experience developing enterprise applications using  SQL, NoSQL(Redis or equivalent), Web sockets with understanding of  Cross Platform , Reactive , Responsive frontend development and deployment.

•Experience with front-end technologies such as Bootstrap, Java Script, Typescript, HTML5, CSS, jQuery, Angular 7.0 or above.

  • Backend technologies java/j2ee - core java, Quarkus, jax-rs,  JPA/hibernate, OpenAPI/Swagger, Junit/TestNG, Async messaging: kafka, Web-socket, Database -

    Postgres, CockroachDB, Containerization, Docker, Kubernetes, Build tools - Maven, Gradle

•Experience with modern tooling (NPM, Jasmine , Junit , Git, Azure DevOps, etc.)

•Knowledge of Object Oriented Design, Software Design Patterns and Angular coding principles

• Demonstrates the initiative to explore alternate technology and approaches to solving


• Experience working as part of teams following Agile Scrum methodology

• Strong oral and written communication skills

• Skilled in breaking down problems, documenting problem statements and estimating efforts

• Experience with modern software tooling and Continuous integration/continuous deployment practices

• Strong ownership and focus on high quality delivery

• Experienced at driving technical excellence and mentoring team members

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.