Cummins Inc. Emissions Validation and Testing technical Specialist/Group Leader in Columbus, Indiana
Emissions Validation and Testing technical Specialist/Group Leader
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We are looking for a talented Senior Emission Validation and Testing Engineer (Group Leader) to join our team specializing in Cummins Compliance and Regulatory Affairs for our Corporate Business Segment in Columbus, IN.
Your impact will happen in these and other ways:
This dual applied science/product systems focused position utilizes the core competencies of thermal and fluid sciences in the specialized areas of combustion and emissions science, using and advancing analytical and experimental approaches to answer key questions about the performance and architecture of a system or component.
This drives decisions and creates technical content which ultimately leads to state of the art, highly effective, environmentally friendly, and competitive products.Obtains input and negotiates with stakeholders, such as team members, engineers from other teams, technical managers, project leaders, product and manufacturing engineers, and supplier partners and delivers information, guidance, and recommendations to support and/or make project decisions, or to provide input related to further analysis, design optimization, feasibility studies, or architecture definition.
Makes decisions in the areas of short-term project details, such as conducting analysis, testing, and communication with stakeholders that impact and support the successful progression of projects at an impact level that is higher than for a senior or lead engineer.
Applies and improves processes such as Pre Program Planning, (PPP), Product Preceding Technology, (PPT), Value Package Introduction (VPI), or Value Package Change, (VPC), Engineering Standard Work, (ESW), Functional Excellence Practice (FEP) and tools related to thermal and fluid sciences such as GT-Power, Fluent, Converge, Concerto, CyberApps (virtual application model), Cummins Data Analysis Tool (CDAT), Mach, test data calculation, DARTS, test data storage, Calterm, Electronic Control Module (ECM) calibration tool, Emissions data system, Integrity, and ACCEPTS ECM in-loop test bench required to support the processes and enable high quality decision making.
Provides independent leadership of smaller business impact projects or ownership of complex components, products, systems or services with greater elements of ambiguity over the senior or lead engineer level and with full accountability to the project team.Delivers independent execution of established and emerging work processes and systems, while still developing technology or product knowledge. Leads the development and improvement of work processes and systems across a functional discipline area within a business unit site.
Coordinates and directs work amongst technicians and temporary student employees, assists in the transfer of knowledge to lesser experienced engineers through either indirect (scope of influence) or direct management of a small, local group of engineers.Provides support and guidance to influence technical direction within a project team and continues to develop proficiency in the competency areas critical to success in the role.Operates as a recognized specialist in a discipline or product area within the immediate team.
Education, Licenses, Certifications
University, or equivalent Bachelor's degree in Engineering or other relevant technical disciplines is required. Post-graduate (Master's) degree relevant to this discipline area may be required for select roles.
This position may require licensing for compliance with export controls or sanctions regulations.
Prior Senior or Lead Engineer equivalent work experience (4 plus years) in a relevant discipline area is required with a demonstrated track record of technical problem solving and quality decision making. Knowledge of MS Office tools is preferred.
Working knowledge of internal combustion engines and aftertreatment systems;
Matlab/excel & data analysis skills; and test cell experience is highly desired;
Ensuring emissions compliance for all North American products throughout the life of the product. Leading Heavy-Duty emissions audits and Conformity of Production tests for assigned families/products. Submit test plans, executing break-in and emissions audits in Constant Volume Sampling (CVS) test cells and submit/present results to Audit management council monthly.
Execute aged End of Useful Life system audits on assigned platform/product in both internal and external facilities. Manage testing at internal test cells as well as external companies. Responsible for performing data analysis on assigned platform/product and present results and findings to EBU program and leadership teams regularly.
Assess calibration running changes or new hardware/cal changes for any emissions impact and leading transparency testing for the same. Possibility of managing direct reports
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Primary Location United States-Indiana-Columbus-US, IN, Columbus, Cummins Tech Center
Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office
Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced
Job Posting Feb 25, 2021, 8:27:50 AM
Unposting Date Ongoing
Req ID: 210000LC