Global Head DevOps & Software Technologies / CTO (m/f/d)

  • Knorr-Bremse
  • München, Germany
  • 06/08/2022
Full time Data Engineering Artificial Intelligence Software Engineering DevOps

Job Description

For Knorr-Bremse Systems for Rail Vehicles GmbH in Munich within the business unit "Digital Products & Services" we are looking for a

Global Head DevOps & Software Technologies /
CTO (m/f/d)
Reference Code DE_MUC_50944205_4 YOUR TASKS
- Technology Owner of the newly, to be established world-wide KB

Digital Ecosystem and Heading a team of currently approx. 60
developers and engineers in Munich, Budapest and Pune

  • In cooperation with other KB Business Units (the “domain owners”,
eg, Brakes, Doors, HVAC, Sanitary or Power Electrics) to develop
new, domain specific products and services to improve our
customers maintenance and operations processes
  • Coordination, cooperation, and alignment with our strategic
partner Nexxiot, who will provide the underlying software
ecosystem, as well as with KB internal partners from other Business
Units and the Central IT department to develop and maintain the
KB Digital Ecosystem
  • To transform the current organization and processes into an agile
and high performing units
  • To develop, operate and maintain various digital products and
services in the areas of condition monitoring for railways as well as
railway operations

- University degree in Computer Science, Informatics, Software

Development, Mathematics, Engineering or similar

  • Strong operating experiences of at least 10 years with cloud
development environment, preferably on AWS
  • Experience with transforming a traditional and slow organization
into an agile, dynamic, and performance-oriented team
  • Experience with end-to-end solution design in the area of
ruggedized systems, eg, for products from railways, airlines,
defense, agriculture or automotive
  • Experience with artificial intelligence or machine learning
  • Fluent English language skills, German language skills beneficial
  • Strong communication, leadership and transformational skills
  • Strong team player with a can-do attitude and hands-on mentality


Through a blend of engineering excellence, sustainable development and social responsibility, our employees help to drive progress at more
than 100 sites in 30 countries. We offer you an exciting role with plenty of variety in an international environment, as part of an attractive
package that extends from flexible working hour models, via professional and personal development opportunities, all the way to healthcare


Then join us! We look forward to receiving your online application!