Cummins Inc. Placement - Smart Validation in Daventry, United Kingdom

Placement - Smart Validation


At Cummins we recognise that having experience of the working world during your university degree provides a key insight to the practical application of your learning. We run an exciting 12 month placement where you are given an opportunity to work in a role and on real projects making a difference in both your team and the company as a whole. You will received on the job training and take part in a structured Training & Development Programme designed to give the skills and competencies required for future graduate roles.

  • The role of Smart V&V Placement will be to apply knowledge of engineering principles and practices to optimize the process for design, development, analysis and release of products and subsystems through the product life cycle so that It is more efficient and effective

  • Improving the way we verify design using analysis and or functional testing, interpreting results, drives decisions and assesses risk. Focussing on identifying, understanding and preventing critical failure modes and the creating damage models, designing test rigs to validate product improvements and calibrate models

  • Working with cross-functional disciplines to improve the product bto meet customer requirements.


College, university, or equivalent degree in Mechanical Engineering or a related subject required.

  • Understanding of engineering fundamentals

  • Good progress on current related degree

The role will provide excellent experience for your CV and an introduction to a Smart V&V role in industry. A mentor will be there to guide you through your placement year. The following training will be provided;

  • Training in Corporate systems such as Oracle, and familiarisation with other business need related software, and specific technical tools

  • Coaching to enable the development of other business skills.

  • 4 x 1 day workshops through an external training provider: Adapting to Professional Environments, Effective Communication and Presentation Skills, Team Work, Customer Care.

  • Internal Placement and Graduate Networks


Primary Location United Kingdom-England-Northamptonshire-UK, Daventry, Cummins Co Ltd

Job Type Cooperative / 12 Month Placement

Recruitment Job Type Student - Cooperative/12 Month Placement

Job Posting May 30, 2018, 2:54:13 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 170006WE