Cummins Inc. Test Systems Engineer in Huddersfield, United Kingdom

Test Systems Engineer


Test System 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 Components 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 Huddersfield for a Test System Engineer

Your impact will be seen in these and other ways:

  • Applies basic knowledge of engineering principles and practices to assigned tasks.

  • Assists in specification, design and maintenance of test environment and instrumentation in support of product development and evaluation requirements.

  • Assists in developing laboratory-controlled test processes to evaluate product performance.

  • May conduct experiments, analyze data and document results.

  • Works collaboratively with other engineering disciplines to meet new requirements.

  • Uses prescribed and innovative methods, and works with limited guidance.

  • Participates as a team member and actively contributes towards team goals.

  • Carries out partially defined and moderately complex tasks.

  • Demonstrates good understanding and applies knowledge of an engineering discipline.

  • Applies engineering and/or scientific skills and continues to develop experience in creating engineering solutions.



Skills and Experience Required:

Project Management - Familiarity with the basic elements of project management

Computer Based Data Acquisition - Able to select and configure appropriate computer based data acquisition equipment for a given measurement requirement.

Fundamentals Of Measurements - Able to select the best sensor and signal conditioning equipment from a standard inventory for a requested measurement

Test System Design And Diagnostics - Able to set up and configure standard test equipment.

Innovate - Generates new ideas; goes beyond the status quo; recognizes the need for new or modified approaches; brings perspectives and approaches together, combining them in creative ways

Develops & maintains parts of computer-based control and automation systems to support product development and evaluation on turbocharger test facilities worldwide.

Works closely with our Electronics Engineers, Mechanical Engineers, Instrumentation Technicians and Lab Ops Technicians to fault-find and upgrade our test facility control systems.

Evaluates the requirements of our component experts and functional specialists to develop and implement new control and test techniques.

Works as a member of the Test Technology Engineering group to ensure compatibility and effectiveness of test cell systems.

Experience of structured software development or similar structured processes.

Experience of configuring/supporting measurement & control systems

Experience of working in a test laboratory environment and an awareness of the potential hazards is desirable.

Experience of mechanical and/or electronics systems would be advantageous.

Education, Licenses, Certifications

  • College, University, or equivalent degree in Engineering or Engineering Technology required.

Compensation and Benefits

Salary 30,300- 38,585 (dependent of experience)

Cummins pension

4 % variable Bonus (dependent of company performance)

26 days Holiday 8 Statutory

At Cummins, we are dedicated to diversity in the workplace and we are committed to a policy of treating all our employees and job applicants equally. No employee or potential employee will receive less favourable treatment because of any protected characteristic.

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Primary Location United Kingdom-England-West Yorkshire-UK, Huddersfield, CTT St Andrew's Road

Job Type Experienced - Professional / Office

Recruitment Job Type Professional - Experienced

Job Posting Jul 13, 2017, 3:45:44 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 170003AY