Cummins Inc. Project Management Team Leader in Columbus, Indiana

Project Management Team Leader


Cummins is a place big enough to coach and develop a global workforce and create the world’s leading clean, engine technology. We’re also small enough for you to find your fit and personal passion with a team of dependable, innovative thinkers who are developing their careers within a diverse, inclusive, empowering environment.

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Our Engine 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 in Columbus, IN for a Calibration Management Team Leader. Cummins USA is where you can work on industry leading engineering projects such as New Product Development, Value Package Introduction and Systems Product Validation.



Manage Execution - Demonstrated results indicating deep knowledge of managing execution. Coordinates performance across regions, teams, and departments on complex projects and work flows. Applies a broad range of planning and monitoring tools. Defines planning and review practices that result in few missed milestones and minimal surprises. Effectively delegates to ensure completion of complex projects and work. Monitors progress of others and redirects efforts when goals change or are not met. Measures effectiveness of execution through defined metrics and disciplined monitoring.


  • Lead a calibration release team and ensure calibration releases are high quality and delivered on time

  • Meet regularly with product teams to drive alignment on calibration release processes across all Cummins businesses

  • Lead and sponsor calibration development and release improvements projects

  • Ensure development of global calibration release capability in support of global engineering footprint plans

  • Lead the common process and rules development for the next generation calibration tools

  • Lead the design of future calibration release structure


  • Understanding of product configuration management and release systems

  • Strong Leadership and Management Skills

  • Ability to lead and manage projects to ensure on time delivery

  • Strong problem solving skills and continuous improvement mindset

  • Experience with commercially available calibration data management tools (such as Vector CDM, AVL Creta or others) is highly desirable

  • Knowledge of ASAM MCD Standards is also highly desirable

  • Knowledge of automotive embedded systems is highly desirable

Education, Licenses, Certifications:

  • Master’s Degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering with 5 years of experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering with 7 years of experience

Compensation and Benefits

Salary commensurate with experience plus bonus. 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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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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Primary Location United States-Indiana-Columbus-US, IN, Columbus, Olympic Building

Job Type Experienced - Professional / Office

Recruitment Job Type Professional - Experienced

Job Posting Jun 26, 2018, 8:00:51 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 170006QN