WABTEC Software Engineer in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Overview

The Software Engineer will design, develop and support real time embedded software applications for Positive Train Control products at Wabtec Railway Electronics (WRE) a leading supplier of technology-based products and services for the rail and transit industries.

Responsibilities

  • Analysis, design and development of software for real-time applications on a Linux-like platform using C and/or C++.

  • Participate in designing, coding, testing, debugging, configuring, and documenting software as per the company’s policies and procedures

  • Working with a team to develop solutions that meet project requirements within the program schedule and budget constraints.

  • Take an active role in systems analysis and design of real time applications, defining interfaces between system segments and software architecture and design.

  • Facilitate support for fault isolation, troubleshooting, and root cause analysis activities during system integration and validation testing.

  • Triage reported issues to assess impact, determine work arounds and propose solutions

  • Assist with activities like requirements, design and code reviews.

  • Some travel requirements to interface with customers and/or support field test.

Qualifications

  • BS in Software Engineering/Computer Science/Electrical/Electronics Engineering is required and MS in a similar discipline is a plus with 5 – 10 years of work experience

  • A good understanding of Linux operating systems and networking (TCP/IP)

  • Solid work experience with SCM, change management, defect tracking, software build and release processes.

  • Experience in implementing a good development process including requirements tracing with tools like ReqPro, DOORS.

  • Effective oral and written communication skills, ability to articulate clearly and concisely.

  • Self-driven, results oriented and a clear focus on high quality, self-motivated: these qualities are a must.

  • High degree of attention to detail.

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ID2016-2963

Functional AreaEngineering

Business UnitRegular Full-Time

TypeWabtec Railways Electronics