WABTEC Engineer – Lead Engineer - Systems Engineering in Duncan, South Carolina
Wabtec is a leading supplier of value-added, technology-based products and services for rail, transit and other global industries. Wabtec is seeking a Systems Engineer. The Candidate has responsibility for system design, requirements definition, and requirements validation for rail passenger transit brake, brake control and coupler systems.
Responsible for designing and coordinating the technical aspects of projects.
Requires extensive regular contact with assigned project Clients' technical staff.
Ensures the logical and systematic conversion of product requirements into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost constraints.
Engineering design of systems, including creation of high-level drawings, descriptions, calculations, requirements, and analysis.
Coordination and checking of high-level engineering deliverables, including RAMS.
Checking of product deliverables for requirements compliance and system compatibility.
Establishing requirements and plans for products, testing, implementation, and car acceptance.
Coordinate system development tasks to include design, integration and formal testing
A minimum of 5 years’ experience in a design or system engineering position that includes areas associated with a design life cycle (planning, concept, requirements, design, implementation, testing, maintenance)
BS Electrical Engineering, BS Mechanical/Mechatronic Engineering, BS AeroSpace Engineering, BS Computer Engineering
Strong academic background involving mechanical and electrical disciplines. Mechanical applications skills are required.
Project management skills and experience in the areas of scheduling, tracking, risk, and outsourcing are required.
Strong written and verbal communication skills related to technical items and project reporting.
A high degree of negotiation and management skills is required.
Interpersonal skills needed for dealing with all levels of internal and external organizations.
A high degree of self-discipline and self-motivation is required.
A desire for customer satisfaction and customer interaction is required.
Ability to accept and respond to daily direction provided by the Project/Program Manager.
Demonstrated ability to be a team player is required.
Highly developed skill related to planning, requirements, design, architecture, verification and validation, testing and problem solving
Knowledgeable in IEEE/EN/IEC Standards
Any Rail experience, in particular related to brake control, wheel slide control, networks.
Business UnitRegular Full-Time