Vulnerability and Compliance Engineer

Wabtec Corporation

Pittsburgh, PA


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.


Wabtec is looking for a new member to join our Global Platform Operations team as a Vulnerability and Compliance Engineer. Our ideal candidate will have a strong technical background in being able to remediate system vulnerabilities across a variety of platform systems. The successful candidate will have a track record of partnering with technical teams to achieve continuous improvement across our various compute platforms.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with Cyber team to track and resolve all security vulnerability findings within appropriate timeframes
  • Implement and maintain Tanium endpoint security solutions to detect and remediate vulnerabilities in real-time
  • Provide regular Tanium reports and chartings on the state of vulnerabilities and remediation efforts
  • Collaborate with application teams to identify and assess vulnerabilities in applications team OS’s
  • Contribute to the design and deploy of standardized solutions with end-to-end automation for our various patching solutions
  • Participate in the research and evaluation of emerging technology, industry, and market trends to assist in operational support
  • Stay current with emerging security threats and trends and make recommendations for improving security posture
  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications_:_ (To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.)

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or "STEM" majors (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) or equivalent experience
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in an Enterprise scale engineering or relevant discipline

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • VMware 7.0 installation, configuration, patching, security hardening and administration
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2012, 2016 and 2019 configuration, patching, and security hardening experience
  • CVE vulnerability remediation experience
  • Experience with vulnerability management scanners (Tenable)
  • Experience with Tanium or similar patching applications
  • Experience with automating and scripting tasks  
  • Understanding of TCP/IP and other networking protocols
  • Experience with ticketing and change request system

Physical Demands: (The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.)

  • Requires daily interaction with Team members on meeting calls or in person
  • Requires sitting or standing in cubical and meeting rooms
  • Employee is regularly required to look at computer screen

Work Environment: (The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.)

  • The employee will normally work in a temperature-controlled office environment, with frequent exposure to electronic office equipment.

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.