Cummins Inc. Product Application Engineer in Broomfield, Colorado

Product Application Engineer

Description

Product Application Engineer

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.

POSITION PURPOSE:

The Product Application Engineer will be responsible for interface between Cummins customers and factory engineers for new engine application development. The Product Engineer has safety, customer satisfaction, and business responsibilities within corporate office operations.

SAFETY:

Know, follow, lead, and enforce all Company and customer safety rules, including maintaining a safe, clean, and orderly work area, and fully participate in Company accident prevention and safety improvement activities.

BUSINESS

  • Applies specialized knowledge of engineering principles and practices across various areas. Supports projects in the identification and understanding of client requirements to develop technical specifications, implement designs, and deliver high performance, low-cost equipment and system results integrated with customers’ solutions. Interfaces with sales and marketing teams to design and deliver client solutions. Develops and delivers training on client applications.

  • 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 applications expertise on other projects.

  • Troubleshoots complex problems and recommends appropriate actions.

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

  • Develop joint plans and deliverables between Cummins and the DOEM for new product development.

OTHER

  • Maintain company and product confidentiality.

  • Demonstrate a positive attitude and a high level of personal credibility and integrity with customers, management, and co-workers.

  • Attend and participate in all meetings, trainings, and activities as required.

  • Stay apprised of new techniques relevant to the work being performed; achieve and maintain technical competency.

  • Adhere to all Company policies and departmental procedures and rules.

Qualifications

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Product Knowledge - Knowledge of products and product lines. Able to represent the features and benefits of the products in terms a customer will understand. Knowledge of how the product functions and the technology used.

Cross-Functional Design Review - Able to carry out and coordinate a cross-functional design review at an advanced level and in a wide range of work situations without guidance. Able to train and coach others in developing and applying cross-functional design review on a limited basis.

Product Validation - Includes the ability to install, setup, calibrate, and operate the equipment associated with testing in accordance with standard procedures and customer requirement. Is expected to understand the concepts of rating engines and driven components such as cooling systems, alternators, etc., and be able to use this knowledge to determine the rating of a product under various conditions.

Analyze Issues - Solid understanding of how to analyze issues. Demonstrates use of analysis skills to learn and analyze information in a timely way. Understands complex concepts and problems and identifies how they relate to key processes. Applies accurate logic in solving problems.

Manage Customer Relationships - Uses appointment tracking system, documents call plans, meeting notes and action items. Has established rapport, delivered on commitments, and developed a positive relationship with customers.

EDUCATION, LICENSES, CERTIFICATIONS

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

EXPERIENCE

Intermediate level of relevant work experience required, such as responsibility for several components of a project or a complex component of a project

Marine Application Engineering Certification preferred

Design Engineering experience preferred

Candidate must meet all eligibility requirements to drive a Company Service vehicle, including but not limited to:

  • Must have a current, valid driver's license issued by the state in which they reside.

  • Must have current motor vehicle liability insurance.

  • No convictions for any driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs charges (DUI) within prior 5 years.

  • No greater than three (3) moving violations within prior 12 month period.

  • No greater than 2 avoidable accidents on MVR within prior 3 years.

  • Candidate must be able to pass pre-employment drug testing and meet all physical requirements for the position.

  • If selected, candidates must consider this position as primary employment and hold no other jobs with this Company’s competitors, customers, or suppliers.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds frequently; pushing and pulling a maximum force of 50#.

  • Must have the physical ability to wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Protective Glasses, Protective Gloves, and Protective Footwear as required.

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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Job ENGINEERING

Primary Location United States-Colorado-Broomfield-US, CO, Broomfield, Cummins Rocky Mountain HQ

Job Type Experienced - Professional / Office

Recruitment Job Type Professional - Experienced

Job Posting Jul 10, 2018, 3:06:27 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 180003YX