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Position – Brake Product Engineer – Warranty Support
Company – Wabtec
Location – Tamil Nadu, IN

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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.

Key missions of the position:

Warranty Engineers are the primary technical resource for the Customers and Field Services team. They are responsible for actively attending customer issues and field complaints during warranty phase. Working in conjunction with the Customer Services and Product Quality teams, as the key technical advisor and product advocate, the Warranty Engineer must be able to identify and provide reliable solutions for all technical queries to assure complete customer satisfaction during warranty and post warranty phases of product life cycle. The System Engineer must be able to establish and maintain strong relationship/ rapport with potential and actual customers. They will coordinate with Product, System and Application Engineers to quickly implement design solutions and improvements in fleet.

Main responsibilities:

  • Warranty Support to LHB systems (FIBA, ASCE, Brake Panel, Caliper, Actuator, Disc, WSP, Pull Box etc..) as the fleet size are exponentially increasing.
  • Warranty Support to Locomotive (Diesel & Electric) Brake systems (IRAB1, IRAB9, E70, Loco Valves, Fastbrake)
  • Warranty support for EP Controller and EP Unit for EMU and MEMU application
  • Support to resolve reliability issues and contribute towards Reliability growth. Interact closely with RAMS team and drive reliability improvement programs
  • Perform Root Cause Analysis and Field investigation
  • Timely implementation of engineering solutions in fleet with close coordination with Quality and CS teams.
  • Conduct training to Customer and Maintenance staff
  • Collect FRACAS data and Maintain product REX
  • Conduct Maintenance audits at sheds and customer sites
  • Participate in Gate Reviews, Design Reviews, FMECA and support product validation in field
  • Review Maintenance manuals, Maintenance schedules, practices and harmonize
  • Support RAMS team to develop reliability and LCC data of every product
  • Ensure that the systems / products design to meet the performance requirement to the satisfaction of customer
  • Competition analysis and identify best practices
  • Able to study, interpret and prepare detailed pneumatic schemes
  • Able to understand electrical schemes
  • Able to perform hand calculations for brake performances
  • Hands-on experience in performing system level tests on various brake systems
  • Frequent travel to Field for Warranty support and Troubleshooting activities
  • Establish Communication with global warranty teams
  • Act as technical point of contact for end user (Sheds, Zonal railways, PUs)
  • Able to identify, examine and address issues practically and effectively

People Management: No

Budget Management: No

Education/Training: B.E / Diploma in Mechanical Engineering / Mechatronics

Professional Experience:

Min 3 years in rail / automotive industry for BE Candidates

Min 6 years in rail / automotive industry for Diploma Candidates

Relevant experience in Rolling stock equipment

Good understanding of Pneumatic Brake System and components

Key Competences (Transversal/Professional)

  • Competence & Level
  • Fluid Control Symbols and Schematics: Proficient
  • MS Office tools: Proficient
  • AUTOCAD: Proficient
  • Foot Cause analysis (8D, FMEA, Ishikawa Fishbone Diagram, Fault Tree Analysis, 5Whys: Proficient

Languages: Fluency in English, Hindi

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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