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Sr. PTC Systems Analyst/PTC Tester
Ref No.: 18-57410
Location: Omaha, Nebraska
Position Type:Full Time/Contract
Start Date: 08/09/2018
  • Analysis & triage of production issues related to PTC(Positive Train Control) train operations
  • Field testing of PTC in locomotives
  • Additionally, functional testing responsibilities will be given on need-basis
 Required Experience & Skills:
  • Must have 10 years or more of total IT/non-IT experience
  • In order of preference -
    • 2-3 years of hands-on working experience of analysis or testing around railway onboard software. example: I-ETMS (Interoperable Electronic Train Management System, a PTC software product)
  • 2-3 years of hands-on working experience of testing or system analyst experience of other railroad applications
  • 2-3 years of hands-on working experience of testing or system analyst experience on safety critical applications from industries like Aerospace, Health Care
  • Strong in analysis, problem solving & issue triaging
  • Should be able to understand Railroad operations rules, procedures and practices.
  • Be able to recognize and predict issues that could occur, after being familiar with the system and develop procedures to test them
  • Have experience working directly with the customer team and managers and demonstrated-
    • To be result-driven with a go-getter ownership attitude
    • Strong organization skills
    • Planning and problem solving abilities;
    • To be analytical and pay attention to details;
    • Excellent communication skills - written and spoken.
  • Ideal candidates fitting the 1st preference (knowledge of I-ETMS) would be working or would have worked in
  • 3+ years for US Class I Railroad companies (such as UPRR, BNSF, NS, CSX, KCS, CN, CP) in Railroad Operations (Transportation Control Systems, Railroad Safety Systems)           OR
  • 3+ years for Wabtec company – this company owns I-ETMS, PTC software product