Cummins Inc. Product Design Engineer - Technical Specialists #IN561 in Seymour, Indiana

Product Design Engineer - Technical Specialists #IN561


ProductDesign Engineer - Technical Specialists #IN561

No, this isn’t one of those ordinary jobs.

Cummins is a team of dependable, innovative thinkers, who are empowered to generate and deliver solutions for customers, community and environment. Our employees develop their careers through the challenges only a diverse, global innovator can promise. This is a collaborative culture where thinking beyond your desk is more than part of the job. It is the job.

This is what we call Working Right

Our Corporate 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 for ProductDesign Engineer - Technical Specialists #IN561 in Columbus, Indiana

Key Responsibilities:


  • Applyspecialized knowledge of engineering principles and practices across variousareas in support of projects in the design, development, analysis and releaseof products and subsystems through the product life cycle.

  • Createdesign specifications considering application, cost, weight, performance,product life, manufacture, assembly and service.

  • Verifydesign using analysis and or functional testing, interpret results, drivedecisions and assess risk.

  • Workcross-functionally to design and deliver solutions and resolve product issues.

  • Evaluateuser needs and align product requirements with identified user expectations.Provide technical guidance on Design for Six Sigma (DFSS/DMAIC) projectsutilizing Six Sigma tools including Integrated Design Failure Mode and EffectsAnalysis (iDFMEA) for complex component, algorithm, control system, or othersystems.

  • Identifyrisk areas and develop corrective action plans necessary to mitigate risks.Lead cross-functional teams through the iDFMEA process.

  • Providetechnical guidance to teams in the development of Design for Manufacturing andAssembly (DFMA) methods.

  • Performconcept design and architecture utilizing Predictive Modeling Tools ANSYS,CREO, Advisor processes to follow through on the complete product lifecycle andensure that the design functions as intended in the customer’s installation.

  • PerformDVP&R (Design Verification Planning & Reporting) functional and fieldtesting, interpret results, assess risk, and recommend customer-focusedsolutions in order to resolve customer installation issues.

  • Identify,support and resolve customer issues utilizing 7 Step Problem Solving Method forengine product design.

  • ProvideAccelerated Life Testing and Performance Evaluation input for new productdevelopment.

  • Utilizeknowledge of Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing (GD&T) to create andreview drawings in CAD before release.

Experience and Education:


  • Positionsrequire a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical, Electrical, Aerospace or IndustrialEngineering, or related field and 3 years of experience as a Design, Support orApplication Engineer, or related position.

Experience to include:

  • IntegratedDesign Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (iDFMEA) and Design for Manufacturingand Assembly (DFMA) methods

  • Designfor Six Sigma tools (DFSS/DMAIC)

  • PredictiveModeling Tools: ANSYS, CREO, Advisor

  • DVP&R(Design Verification Planning & Reporting)

  • AcceleratedLife Testing and Performance Evaluation

  • 7Step Problem Solving Method for engine product design

  • GeometricDimensioning & Tolerance (GD&T)

  • ConceptDesign and Architecture.

JOB SITE: Columbus, IN

WORK HOURS: 40 hours/week [8:00 am to 5:00 pm

To apply, go to at and refer to Job ID #IN561 .

Compensation. Base salary commensurate with experience plus bonus.

Benefits . 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.

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-Verity. 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, Seymour, Cummins Industrial Center

Job Type Experienced - Professional / Office

Recruitment Job Type Professional - Experienced

Job Posting Dec 1, 2016, 1:17:13 PM

Unposting Date Dec 17, 2016, 12:59:00 AM