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Cummins Inc. Software Engineer Principal in Indianapolis, Indiana

Software Engineer Principal


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 diligent, 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! Cummins' Digital Accelerator functions as our own tech startup, with strategic access to Fortune 150 resources and talents. Steering the innovation of new experiences for customers, Digital Accelerator is transforming Cummins into a modern and agile technology company. Through the conception, build and launch of inspiring digital solutions, the hub of vision and creativity uses open architecture, connectivity, advanced analytics, internet-of-things, edge computing and more, to drive the company forward on its journey towards technologies. This is a great opportunity in Indianapolis, Indiana for a Software Engineering Principal.


Your impact will happen in these and other ways: Provides application or infrastructure technical expertise, analysis and specifications for IT systems to meet business requirements in accordance with IT architecture policies and standards; translate requirements into technical specifications, create detailed solution design, coordinate construction, installation, configuration and testing of IT systems; and identifies, solves problems and resolves system technical issues. Builds and runs life cycle of technical specifications from which programs and configurations will be applied to build the application, infrastructure or complete solution. Assists in technical analysis of potential solutions including evaluating the technical fit and viability of commercial-of-the-shelf products versus custom-built solution. Delivers solution adhering to standards and bringing to bear re-use of components. Creates high level and detail design of infrastructure OR applications, interfaces, conversions, extensions, reports, and workflows while meeting architecture, security, performance, scalability, and maintainability requirements. Assists technical and infrastructure groups in understanding the solution design and specifications. Works closely with IT technical service providers to ensure outsourced work packages are delivered to specifications, meeting key parameters of quality, schedule, cost, security, performance, and scalability. Conducts or participates in formal design reviews and code reviews (where applicable) to ensure the detailed design specifications have been understood and coding standards have been adhered to by the development team(s).Seeks appropriate opportunities to promote re-usability of component designs to reduce costs and shorten time to deliver solutions. Seeks opportunities to enhance efficiency in the build and deploy processes, bringing to bear automation where possible. Assists in the test strategy and execution of master test plan with different perspectives. Participates in the creation of standards, processes, procedures, and guidelines for the IT design and development community as well work instructions or ‘runbooks’ used for end-user support. Analyzes and revises existing systems and documentation to identify remediation or improvements in the application or infrastructure solution. Provides level 3 support for critical non-routine issues. Coaches less experienced team members on technical matters.

Skills and Experience Required: Skills Solution Design - Creates and defines the solution design complete with instrumentation and measurement, using Cummins IT processes, standards and tools, version control, and build and test automation to synthesize diagrams, models and documentation in order to build a solution that meets suitability, business, technical, security, governance and compliance requirements . Solution Functional Fit Analysis - Composes and decomposes a system into its component parts using procedures, tools and work aides for the purpose of studying how well the component parts were designed, purchased and configured to interact holistically to meet business, technical, security, governance and compliance requirements. Solution Modeling - Creates, designs and formulates models, diagrams and documentation using Cummins IT processes, standards, tools, version control, and build and test automation to meet business, technical, security, governance and compliance requirements with a different perspective. Solution Configuration - Configures, creates and tests a solution for commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) applications using Cummins IT processes, standards and tools, version control, and build and test automation to meet business, technical, security, governance and compliance requirements.Data Modeling - Creates, writes and tests data models, test scripts and build scripts using Cummins IT processes, standards and tools, version control, and build and test automation to meet business, technical, security, governance and compliance requirements. Performance Tuning - Conceptualizes, analyzes and solves application, database and hardware problems using Cummins IT processes, standards and tools, version control, and build and test automation to meet business, technical, security, governance and compliance requirements. Customer focus - Building strong customer relationships and delivering customer-centric solutions. Decision quality - Making good and timely decisions that keep the organization moving forward. Strategic mindset - Seeing ahead to future possibilities and translating them into breakthrough strategies. Directs work - Providing direction, delegating, and removing obstacles to get work done. Develops talent - Developing people to meet both their career goals and the organization’s goals with different perspectives.Values differences - Recognizing the value that different perspectives and cultures bring to an organization.

Education, Licenses, Certifications College, university, or equivalent degree in Information Technology, Business or a related subject required. Experience Significant relevant experience required. 5-7 years of experience. Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field. Expertise in object-oriented design, data structures, algorithms, and complexity analysis. Ability to produce bullet-proof code that is fault-tolerant, efficient and maintainable. Proficiency in, at least, one modern programming language such as C, C , Objective C, or Java, Python. Experience building complex software systems that have been successfully delivered to customers. Understanding of SDLC best practices and project planning/execution skills including estimating and scheduling. Knowledge of standard methodologies for the full software development process, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations. Experience in communicating with users, other technical teams, and management to collect requirements, describe software product features, and technical designs Experience with distributed (multi-tiered) systems. You will establish a team of software engineers and develop them. Experienced in development on AWS Cummins and E-verify. 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. We 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. Ready to think beyond your desk? Apply for this opportunity to start your career with Cummins today. Not ready to apply but want to learn more? Join our Talent Community to get the inside track on great jobs and confidentially connect to our recruiting team:


Primary Location United States-Indiana-Indianapolis-US, IN, Indianapolis, 20 N Meridian

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting Jun 28, 2019, 6:42:06 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 190002A3