Cummins Inc. Materials Engineer in Juarez, Mexico

Materials Engineer


Applies basic knowledge of materials science with engineering principles and practices, to identify and advance solutions for design, manufacturing and quality problems. Works with cross functional teams on projects that require, material selection, failure analysis, material characterization, interpretation and writing of specifications, product quality inspections, material process quality audits, material process development, production process validation and material property data. Initiates evaluation and implementation of beneficial emerging material and material processing technology.

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.



Laboratory Test Technology - Metallurgical - The engineer shall be generally knowledgeable about chemical & metallurgical lab test technology, to the extent that for partially defined, moderately complex problems, they are able to write relevant lab work plans, correctly interpret the data and report the results to customers with limited guidance.

Failure Analysis - The engineer shall be generally knowledgeable about failure analysis, to the extent that for partially defined, moderately complex problems, they are able to initiate root cause data gathering and develop corrective actions with limited guidance.

Material Characterization Techniques - The engineer shall be generally knowledgeable in characterizing materials/substances based upon results of analysis techniques such as identifying atomic structure, nano-scale compositions, surface morphology, and surface chemistry as relevant to the sub-discipline.

Education, Licenses, Certifications

Master of Science, Bachelor of Science, or equivalent degree in engineering required.


Internship or other relevant work experience desired.


Primary Location Mexico-Chihuahua-Ciudad Juárez-Mexico, Juarez, Fuel Systems Business

Job Type Experienced - Professional / Office

Recruitment Job Type Professional - Experienced

Job Posting Nov 16, 2016, 11:02:19 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing