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Cummins Inc. Data Engineer Delivery Lead in Columbus, Indiana

Data Engineer Delivery Lead



We are looking for a talented Data Engineer Delivery Lead to join our team specializing in Systems Information Technology for our ENTERPRISE INFORMATION AND ANALYTICS SOLUTIONS in Columbus, Indiana.

In this role, you will make an impact in the following ways:

  • Expert in architecture and design of data analytics platform. Effectively and efficiently process, store and make data available to analysts and other consumers. Works with key business stakeholders, IT experts and subject-matter experts to plan, design and deliver optimal analytics and data science solutions. Manages a team of data engineers.

  • Gathers requirements and build roadmaps, architectures and lead decision making process for tools selection to help the Product Teams achieve their goals.

  • Becomes a trusted partner, collaborates and aligns with the wider Organization and Enterprise Data Strategy.

  • Creates data architectures for datalake, databases and data warehouses (i.e., designing and specifying the overall database/data warehouse structure based on functional and technical requirements).

  • Creates and maintains optimal data pipeline architecture.

  • Identifies, designs, and implements internal process improvements: automating manual processes, optimizing data delivery, re-designing infrastructure for greater scalability, etc.

To be successful in this role you will need the following:

  • Quality Assurance Metrics - Applies the science of measurement to assess whether a solution meets its intended outcomes using the IT Operating Model (ITOM), including the SDLC standards, tools, metrics and key performance indicators, to deliver a quality product.

  • Solution Design - Creates and defines the solution design complete with instrumentation and measurement, using industry standards and tools, version control, and build and test automation to synthesize diagrams, models and documentation in order to build a solution that meets buildability, business, technical, security, governance and compliance requirements.

  • System Solution Architecture - Creates solution designs and patterns using the Cummins Technical Reference Model (CTRM), CLEAN standards, and existing reference patterns to maintain alignment to Cummins standards.

  • Problem Solving - Solves problems using a systematic analysis process by leveraging industry standard methodologies to create problem traceability and protect the customer; determines the assignable cause; implements robust, data-based solutions; identifies the systemic root causes and recommended actions to prevent problem reoccurrence.

Compensation and Benefits

Education, Licenses, Certifications

College, university or equivalent degree preferred or equivalent work experience in relevant technical discipline.

This position may require licensing for compliance with export controls or sanctions regulations.


Significant experience in a relevant discipline area is required. Knowledge of the latest technologies and trends in data engineering are highly preferred and includes:

  • Analyzing complex business systems, industry requirements, and/or data regulations

  • A strong background in processing and managing large data sets

  • Proven Architecture and design experience in Big Data open source tools including but not limited to Java, Map-Reduce, SPARK, HBase, Hive, Kafka, ODBC and SQL query language

  • Proven design and development experience in clustered compute cloud-based implementation experience

  • Experience developing applications requiring large file movement for a Cloud-based environment and other data extraction tools and methods from a variety of sources

  • Experience in building analytical solutions

  • Experience in databases and data management

Significant experiences in the following are preferred:

  • Experience with IoT technology

  • Experience in Agile software development

The ideal candidate will be a self starter and have extensive and significant work experience in Big Data, BI and Analytics and Data Management areas.

Working experience in Microsoft Azure is highly preferred.

Experience in environment, data security and governance around this area is highly desired.

Experience in internal audits and governance to ensure processes and standards are being followed successfully is beneficial to this role.

Experience in intake and demand management, forecasting and financial tracking are beneficial to this role.

Experience in managing internal and external people is plus.

Experience in Scala, Python,R, SQL Query languages are desired

Experience in Agile/SAFe is desired

Base salary 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.

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

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting Feb 21, 2023, 2:00:41 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Organization Corporate

Req ID: 220009WS