Kapsch TrafficCom is a provider of intelligent transportation systems in the fields of tolling, traffic management, smart urban mobility, traffic safety and security, and connected vehicles. As a one-stop solutions provider, Kapsch TrafficCom offers end-to-end solutions covering the entire value creation chain of its customers, from components and design to the implementation and operation of systems. The mobility solutions supplied by Kapsch TrafficCom help make road traffic safer and more reliable, efficient, and comfortable in urban areas and on highways alike.
Kapsch TrafficCom is an internationally renowned provider of intelligent transportation systems thanks to the many projects it has brought to successful fruition in more than 50 countries around the globe. As part of the Kapsch Group, Kapsch TrafficCom has subsidiaries and branches in more than 30 countries.
The Lead System Engineer will oversee technical teams and provide technical project management on Electronic Toll Collection (ETC), Traffic Management Systems and Back Office System projects to drive collaboration across distributed locations and stakeholders. The Lead System Engineer will provide end-to-end leadership during the bid, design, planning, presentation, and implementation phases of projects.
Overall technical responsibility for the solution within the scope of the project
Requirements engineering and preparation of specifications and system processes
Performing Business Analysis and optimization of customer ETC/ITS business processes and architectures
Defining the Scope of Work and technical coordination of internal development teams and sub-contractors
Becoming the technical interface with the costumer
Interfacing and coordinating tasks between internal and external technical resources
Coordinating efforts between developers, infrastructure, operations and project management to ensure proper implementation
Collaborating with Project Managers to provide estimations and develop an overall implementation solution plan
Translate requirements into functional specs
Travel in this role is estimated to be 10% to 30% domestically
What’s in it for you?
Solving complex problems that improve daily the lives of people around the world
Opportunity to work with cutting edge technologies in a high-growth industry
Career growth and stability
Casual work environment with flexible work hours
Full benefits package including paid time off, 401(k) and a no-cost medical insurance option for employee and eligible dependents
What we are looking for:
Bachelor’s degree in engineering, software architecture, computer science, information technology, electrical engineering, telematics
5+ years of experience in software engineering in a professional environment
Experience with software engineering team management
Experience in Requirement engineering; Agile development; testing; integration management and hardware and software project delivery
Candidates must have an understanding of enterprise software design principles – architecture, design patterns, OOP, and a history of delivering complex, enterprise-grade systems correctly, on time, and on budget
Passion to drive collaboration and deliver high-quality, highly-complex projects across distributed teams
Structured and solution-oriented
Excellent oral and written English communication
Flexibility and willingness to travel
Our top Candidates will have:
7+ years system engineering experience in a professional environment
Experience in electronic toll collection or telematics
Fluent in German
Kapsch TrafficCom is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality or sex. Kapsch TrafficCom is a drug-free workplace.
Kapsch TrafficCom regrets that presently we are unable to consider individuals for this position who will require sponsorship for employment visa status (i.e., TN, H1-B, OPT)
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