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Cummins Inc. RAM Engine Controls Specialist in Columbus, Indiana

RAM Engine Controls Specialist


We are looking for a talented Engine Controls Engineer to join our team located in Columbus, IN!

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

  • Work to create project schedules, DVP&R's, technical reports, as well as hold project planning and phase reviews.

  • Investigate electronic application and systems problems, understands causal mechanisms, recommends appropriate action, owns problem resolution and documents results

  • Applies and improves electronic application and systems development processes and tools. Processes include system specification, modelling and simulation, calibration, Design Verification Plan and Report (DVP&R), and troubleshooting.

  • Obtains input and negotiates with product and software development teams and delivers control system designs, verified and calibrated software features and builds to product teams.

  • Responsible for review of less-experienced developers/testers’ work to ensure robust, reusable, and efficient design.


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

  • College, university, or equivalent Bachelor's degree in Engineering or other relevant technical disciplines is required.

  • Prior Senior or Lead Engineer equivalent work experience in a relevant discipline area is required with a demonstrated track record of technical problem solving and quality decision making.

  • At least 3 years experience with Simulink

  • Strong hands-on skills and understanding of the interface of calibration and controls with vehicle system hardware.

  • Ability to understand and troubleshoot software code and calibration issues and then confirm those findings through actual vehicle testing.

  • Ability to use test benches.

  • Project leadership and management skills that can manage product and direct and teach other engineers when required.

  • Strong communication skills with customers to update issue status, project updates, or to work through new feature details will be required.

Compensation and Benefits

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.

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.


Primary Location United States-Indiana-Columbus-US, IN, Columbus, Olympic Building

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting Oct 25, 2021, 9:38:05 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Organization Engine Business

Req ID: 2100072E