Cummins Inc. Aftertreatment Control System Validation/Verification Engineer in Columbus, Indiana

Aftertreatment Control System Validation/Verification Engineer


Cummins is a place big enough to coach and develop a global workforce and create the world’s leading clean, engine technology. We’re also small enough for you to find your fit and personal passion with a team of dependable, innovative thinkers who are developing their careers within a diverse, inclusive, empowering environment.

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Our Emission Solutions Business Unit delivers reliable, durable, high performing products to our global partners. Working in an innovative space, you’ll develop high tech solutions that will fuel your advanced career skill set and empower you to own your career. Our integrated businesses demand the talents and creativity of individuals with a wide range of skills and experience.

This is an exciting opportunity in Columbus, IN for an Aftertreatment Control System Validation/Verification Engineer.

Cummins USA is where you can work on industry leading projects.

Your impact will happen in these and other ways:

  • Applies specialized knowledge of engineering principles and practices to assigned tasks to develop and support activities in thearea of electrical & electronics engineering.

  • This may include one or more of the following: Developing the electrical and electronics specifications. Designing electrical and electronic systems and components. Analyzing and simulating electrical and electronic capabilities. Implementing and generating software.

  • Verifying and validating controls, hardware, or software. Tuning controls. Releasing controls, hardware, or software.

  • Troubleshooting controls, hardware, or software issues. Servicing and maintaining controls, hardware, or software. Managing life-cycle obsolescence , Design and Analysis of Electric Generators/Alternators and motors, Electrical Circuit Design, Performance simulation of Electrical Power Systems. Electrical and Electronics includes all electrical and electronic elements within the system: Open and closed loop controls.

  • Diagnostics and OBD. Algorithms. Electronic control modules and related microcontroller architectures. Electronic devices.

  • Embedded software. Sensors and switches. Actuators, mechatronics, electric motors, alternators/generators, and relays. Ignition systems. Battery systems. Electrical and Electronic tools and information products. Electrical and Electronic tool interfaces. Interconnects and harnesses. Datalinks and communication networks. Machine electronics interfaces.

  • Typical roles include: Electrical and Electronics systems, Hardware, Software,Controls and diagnostics design and Electronic controls application.

  • Applies technical expertise on complex components or projects with minimal supervision.

  • Leads small projects or portions of large projects.

  • Provides technical direction for a project or a project team.

  • Participates as a key contributor and is accountable for project success.

  • Influences at department or program management level.

  • Provides input on program-related decisions.

  • Proposes innovative initiatives and projects.

  • Demonstrates depth of knowledge of engineering discipline(s) and leverages expertise on other projects.

  • Troubleshoots complex problems and recommends appropriate actions.

  • Assists with the transfer of knowledge; coaches and mentors less experienced engineers.

Skills and Experience Required:

Intermediate level of relevant work experience required. Five or more years experience in a similar discipline.

  • Ability of Translating SW system requirements to Test procedures;

  • Have test experience on bench, test cell before; Knew how to use Calterm, INSITE tool, etc.

  • Have knowledge for J1939, know how to use PECAN explorer or CANalyzer;

  • Have basic aftertreatment knowledge, know how DPF and SCR work;

  • Had used LUIS or ACCEPTS bench before;

  • Troubleshoot skill on hardware and harness connection;

  • Be able to deliver under pressure within constraint deadline;

  • Good communication skill to describe issues and teamwork with other test engineers;

  • Know how to create automated test (Teststand) procedure and troubleshoot are a plus.

Required Education, Licenses or Certifications

College, University, or equivalent degree in Engineering required. Advanced degrees are preferred.

Compensation and Benefits

Base hourly rate commensurate with experience . Additional benefits vary between locations and include options such as our 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan, Cash Balance Pension Plan, Medical/Dental/Life Insurance, Health Savings Account, Domestic Partners Coverage and a full complement of personal and professional benefits.

Cummins and E-verify

At Cummins, we are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer dedicated to diversity in the workplace. Our policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons without regard to race, gender, color, disability, national origin, age, religion, union affiliation, sexual orientation, veteran status, citizenship, gender identity and/or expression, or other status protected by law. Cummins validates right to work using E-Verify. Cummins will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization.

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Primary Location United States-Indiana-Columbus-US, IN, Columbus, Commons Office Building

Job Type Experienced - Professional / Office

Recruitment Job Type Professional - Experienced

Job Posting Aug 7, 2017, 11:01:26 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 170003OE