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Cummins Inc. Electronic Controls – Managers #MN153 in Fridley, Minnesota

Electronic Controls – Managers #MN153


Electronic Controls - Manager #MN153

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.

Learn more about this role and how you can begin Working Right .

Our Power Generation 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 for Electronic Controls - Manager #MN153 in Fridley, Minnesota

Your impact will happen in these and other ways:

  • Develop electrical and electronics specifications and design electrical and electronic systems and components.

  • Apply very strong knowledge of engineering principles to lead technical aspects of engineering projects and assignments.

  • Analyze and simulate electrical and electronic capabilities and implement and generate software while verifying and validating controls hardware and software.

  • Tune, release, service, maintain, and troubleshoot controls, hardware, and software.

  • Manage life-cycle obsolescence by designing and analyzing Electric generators/ Alternators and motors, Electrical Circuit Design, and performance simulation of Electrical Power Systems.

  • Utilize extensive knowledge of all electrical and electronic elements within the system, including open and closed loops controls, diagnostics and OBD, algorithms, electronic controls modules and related microcontroller architectures, sensors and switches, interconnects and harnesses, and datalinks and communication networks in order to lead medium to large-sized technical groups in resolving problems and issues that arise while managing execution.

  • Develop Embedded Software Design to track electronic elements within the system Support continuous improvement initiatives applying Design for Six Sigma (DFSS) including Critical Parameter Management and formulate employee and department development plans for transferring technical knowledge.

  • Assess performance of electrical and electronic systems and components and provide feedback to direct reports.

  • Confer with engineers, stakeholders, and vendors to discuss existing or potential electronics engineering projects and products.

  • Evaluate project work to ensure effectiveness, technical adequacy, and compatibility in the resolution of complex electronics engineering problems.

  • Define planning and review practices that result in few missed milestones and minimal surprises, and effectively delegate to ensure completion of complex electrical and electronic projects and work.

  • Utilize industry datalinksand communication networksincluding CAN J1939 and CAN2B to analyze communication betweenengine and generator set Electronic Control Modules (ECM) and the control systems.

Skills and Experience Required:

  • Verify and validate hardware and software controls

  • Manage life-cycle obsolescence

  • Open and closed loops controls

  • Managing execution

  • Embedded Software Design

  • Design for Six Sigma (DFSS) including Critical Parameter Management

  • Datalinksand communication networksincluding CAN J1939 and CAN2B

  • Electronic Control Modules (ECM)

Required Education, Licenses or Certifications

  • Positions require aMaster’s degree in Electrical, Electronics or Computer Engineering, or related fieldand3 years of experience as a Controls, Systems, Software Engineer, Technical Lead or related position.

  • Alternatively, the employer will accept aBachelor’s degree in Electrical, Electronics or Computer Engineering, or related field and 5 years of experience as a Controls, Systems, Software Engineer, Technical Lead or related position.

JOB SITE: Fridley, Minnesota

WORK HOURS: 40 hours/week - 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

To apply, go to and refer to Job ID #MN153

Compensation and Benefits

Base hourly rate 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.

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.

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Primary Location United States-Minnesota-Minneapolis-US, MN, Fridley, Cummins Power Generation

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting Jul 10, 2019, 11:00:00 PM

Unposting Date Jul 26, 2019, 10:59:00 PM

Req ID: 190002P8