Progress Rail
Company Description :
Progress Rail, a Caterpillar company, is an integrated rolling stock and infrastructure provider, delivering a full range of products and services to domestic and international railroad customers. Our customers enjoy one-stop shopping and comprehensive cradle-to-grave railway solutions - whether it rolls on the rail or is the rail itself. From locomotives, transit, freight cars and engines, to tracks, signals and advanced technology, we ensure customers can count on us to meet all their rail needs.

Forging the bridge between ideas and success, our talented and innovative team members work together to address the challenges of the rail industry today, ensuring success for the future. As part of a vibrant, global network of business operations, each and every member of our team is important to our success. With headquarters in Albertville, Ala., more than 7,000 dedicated employees serve customers through a network of close to 150 locations around the world. For more information, visit www.progressrail.com and follow us @Progress_Rail on Twitter and YouTube.

 

May 17, 2022  
Key Job Elements : Specifics: Design of mechanical systems and components in diesel engines; Analysis, testing and validation of diesel engine components; Plan, implement and conduct experimental tests on components as part of validation activity; Document experimental test results for division wide dissemination and discussion; Gather and evaluate mechanical design requirements to develop conceptual solutions; Solid understanding of of designing highly engineered subsystems and their cross interactions; Create cost effective structural solutions in design of power assembly components including cylinder heads, liners, pistons, connecting rods and bearings.  More General: Participates and leads in solution of engineering related product problems (root cause investigation); Assists experienced engineers in project discussions and implementation; Lead teardown analysis and documentation of field returned components; Provides technical direction to support...
Progress Rail La Grange, IL 60525, USA Full time
May 11, 2022  
Job Purpose : The purpose of this position is to contribute to the design, development and manufacturing of world class rail products and services vital to our customer’s needs through the application of specialized knowledge, skills, and abilities. Work involves independent judgement, decision making, and creativity. Management is available to provide additional guidance for unusual situations.  Key Job Elements : Develop, maintain and enhance system and software designs based on eliciting and analyzing high level system requirements; Work with product management and aftermarket on development of new control system products; Creation of control system software requirements based on high level requirements and design; Be able to work with third party electrical systems, and do what is necessary to integrate those systems into the control system; Work with software engineers to implement system designs, and test engineers to verify software operation; Validate the...
Progress Rail Full time
May 11, 2022  
Key Job Elements : Responsible for designing and implementing software applications to model and simulate locomotive functionality which aids in the testing of control system software; Also responsible for all reliability and quality concerns of the test simulation environment; Candidate is expected to be a self-starter an able to multi-task; No domestic or international travel is typical with this position.   Duties : Designing simulation applications in various languages no limited to C, C# and Java; Conducting system analysis and development; Research and recommend new simulation and test automation tools.
Progress Rail Full time
May 11, 2022  
Job Purpose : The Data Analytics Engineer / Data Scientist that will primarily focus on developing MI/AI/physics-based data models for condition-based monitoring of its assets deployed worldwide to better assist our customers. In this role, the candidate will contribute to the design, development and deployment of world class rail products and services vital to our customer’s needs. Reporting to the Director of Data Science, this role will enable innovative, strategic, and high-tech solutions for the rail industry through the application of specialized knowledge, skills, and abilities. Work involves independent judgement, problem solving skills, resourcefulness, teamwork, and creativity in ambiguous situations. A high degree of personal initiative is a prerequisite. Typical data science team efforts are a combination of some or all of the key job elements listed below. The ideal candidate is an experienced self-starter, strong attention to details, with excellent written and...
Progress Rail Full time
May 11, 2022  
Key Job Elements : Supports in developing electrical system for various applications on the locomotive, research systems ideas and draw plans for these systems or sub systems utilizing computer programs; Supports in implementing engineering changes; Develops new electrical applications based on customer requirements; Initiates documents to provide engineering authority; Create, organize and maintain engineering specifications up to date; Produces necessary design reports and related documentation; Performs design analysis and physical testing on prototypes; Participates in solution of engineering related product problems (Root Cause); Partnering with and providing technical guidance within and between the product development group and other cross functional teams (such as purchasing, manufacturing and field service); Releases parts for production; Works with engineering functions, suppliers, plant personnel and others to implement cost reduction, methods...
Progress Rail Full time