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Technical Lead- Wayside Requirements

Date: Apr 17, 2017

Location: Pittsburgh, PA, US

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Bombardier Transportation is a world-wide leader in rail technology. From mainline to metro, light rail to locomotives, our strategy is one of continuous development that provides the most effective and innovative rail solutions for today and tomorrow!

Rail Control Solutions (RCS) is Bombardier Transportation’s signaling division. RCS is focused on optimizing the flow of trains and delivering innovative signaling systems which enable the safe and efficient operation of rail networks and trains. A career within RCS enables you to work closely with our world-class engineers and learn more about how your field of study and interests can be applied to the transportation industry so you can create better ways to move the world!

As the Technical Lead- Wayside Requirements, you will partner with cross-functional teams to plan and manage wayside requirements on complex, multi-disciplinary, rail signaling projects. In this role, you will be responsible for identifying technical requirements as well as task planning and releases for software products. You will provide input to project schedules, help identify risks, and communicate with project stakeholders.

In your role you will:

- Review requirements across projects and integrate, lead, and follow-up on project plans with engineering teams;
- Analyze software requirements to satisfy product, project, and safety requirements;
- Lead estimation and resource planning activities;
- Manage and input requirements into requirements management database (DOORS);
Produce requirements traceability and metrics reports;

- Follow-up on progress with Software Developers, Test Engineers, and System Engineers;
- Update stakeholders, identify issues and risks, as well as and plan for risk mitigations;
- Develop software using C, C#, C++, and/or Java;
- Participate in project design reviews;
- Assist in authoring product and project documents;
- Control and monitor internal and external deliverables to and from the work package;
- Track technical requirements to ensure schedule and quality of work are maintained.


As our ideal candidate:

- You hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or Computer or Electrical Engineering; a MBA will be considered an asset;
- You possess approximately five (5) years of experience in a software engineering, product development, project lead and/or requirements management role;
- You possess the ability to program in C, C#, and/or C++ (JAVA development is a plus);
- You demonstrate expertise with generally accepted concepts and procedures for requirements management;
- You are familiar with DOORS;
- You demonstrate critical attention to detail and deadlines, and are self-motivated;
- You possess the ability to adapt well to change in direction and priorities in a project and deadline-oriented environment;
- You demonstrate strong written and verbal English communication skills.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.

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Bombardier is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, age, disability status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State, or Local Laws.


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Job: Software
Primary Location: US-PA-Pittsburgh
Organization: Transportation
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

Job Posting:
17.04.2017, 1:30:48 PM

Unposting Date
16.06.2017, 10:59:00 PM

Nearest Major Market: Pittsburgh

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