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Bendix Electronics Systems Engineer in Westminster, Maryland

Electronics Systems Engineer

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Job Description

Located in Westminster, MD, Knorr Brake Company is the innovative leader in the manufacture and supply of braking systems, passenger doors and climate-control equipment for all types of Mass Transit customers such as: METRO, Light Rail Vehicles, High-Speed Trains, Commuter Rail and Monorail Vehicles for the North America market.We’re part of the Knorr-Bremse Group, the global leader in braking technologies. As part of our team, you’ll collaborate with a world of talented and dedicated colleagues whose sense of purpose complements your own. You’ll find rewarding opportunities, diverse experiences, partnerships, and an unwavering commitment to ethics and integrity. Innovation is part of our DNA. Achievement drives our culture. Learn more today!KBC Careers

  • Development of software for real time embedded controls utilized in the rail industry. Controllers include but are not limited to hydraulic and pneumatic braking controllers, HVAC controllers, and entry system controllers.

  • Development of Software documentation suites per IEEE standards, EN standards, or other project requirements. Proficiency with word processing, spreadsheets, and presentations under windows based operating systems.

  • Working within an engineering team environment including system, mechanical, product, and test engineers for product development and deployment.

  • Working within a program management team and providing input to develop and maintain project schedules and to understand the impact and consequences of project delays.

  • Working closely with customer(s) on and off-site during all phases of the project including design meetings and presentations, testing, commissioning, and technical support. National and International travel to be expected and will be dictated by project phase. Total annual travel is estimated to be approximately 6 non-consecutive weeks per year on average

Required Skills

  • Programming Skills: C++, LabVIEW, Visual Studio Suite, Linux Embedded, WinCE, Ascet, CODESYS

  • Communications: Ethernet protocols, CAN, CANOpen, and Serial communications

  • Possess a general understanding of distributed control systems

  • Experience in rail, automotive, factory automation, or other industrial environment

  • Experience with electronics test equipment such as multi-meters, oscilloscopes, frequency generators, etc

  • Familiarity with IEEE and/or EN Documentation Requirements

  • Knowledge of, experience with, and commitment to software engineering process methods SCM (Software Configuration Management), SASD (Structured Analysis/Structured Design) or OOT (Object Oriented Technology), SEI CMMI (Software Engineering Institute’s Capability Maturity Model Integrated)

Required Experience

  • B.S.E.E. (Bachelors of Electrical Engineering), BS in Software Engineering BSCS (Computer Science), or BSCE (Computer Engineering), or other related equivalent

  • Experience in real time embedded control.

  • At least 3 years on-the-job experience

  • Minimum skill set requires ANSI C programming


What does Knorr Brake Company have to offer you?

  • Competitive Health Benefits- Medical, RX, Dental, Vision, Teladoc online doctor

  • Company paid Basic Life, AD&D, STD and LTD

  • Health FSA with $30 contribution from KBC for all participants, Dependent Care FSA

  • 401k w/ Fidelity- 50% company match on up to 6% of employee deferred compensation, 3% company safe-harbor contribution, eligible up to 3% profit sharing contribution- eligible for max 9% company contribution per year

  • Educational Assistance

  • Free corporate passes to Baltimore Zoo, Aquarium and Science Center

  • Free gym memberships

  • Additional discounts- cell phone carriers, BJs wholesale club, YMCA, bank partnerships, etc.

  • Volunteer Time Off (16hrs)

  • 2 weeks of vacation time, 1 week sick/admin leave, 12 company paid holidays (includes full week between Christmas and New Year’s)

  • Monthly company employee welfare events and corporate outreach (Crab Feast, Take Your Daughters and Sons to Work Day, Chili Cook-Off, etc.)

Job Location

Westminster, Maryland, United States

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