WABTEC Field Test Engineer in Omaha, Nebraska
Support product and system level testing of I-ETMS and the PTC system in the UP Railroad production network and lab environments. Lab testing will require the use of windows-based simulators and automated test tools. Field production testing will require the use of windows-based monitoring tools and adherence to a test plan with both customers and government regulators present during testing.
We are looking for contract employees.
Participate in requirements, design and functional specification reviews at varying levels within the system
Writing of field test plans and test procedures to perform lab based testing and field integration testing
Writing manual and automated test scripts with the aid of test tools and simulators
Testing hardware and software against the system requirements and interface specification requirements
Understanding of UP Railroad operations, processes and procedures
Working closely with the internal and external teams in identifying problems
Document identified problems with enough detail and in a manner that supports resolution
Produce periodic status and operational reports
Make independent technical contributions in-support of program objectives, as well as interacting with other Wabtec or contract engineers, customers and the FRA.
Associated degree in Electronics Engineering or computer engineering or equivalent experience
5+ years test engineering experience with hands on experience testing/debugging software
2+ years of experience in the Railroad operations or environment preferred
Experience preparing test design documents, test plans, or test procedures
Familiarity with Windows and Linux
High degree of attention to detail with a clear focus on quality
Effective oral and written communication skills; ability to articulate clearly and concisely
Self-driven, quick learner, results-oriented and a clear focus on high quality
75-80% Travel required.
Business UnitContract to Permanent (Full Time)
TypeWabtec Railways Electronics