All Jobs/Careers

Job Information

Cummins Inc. Hybrid Systems Electrical Engineer in Mississauga, Ontario

Hybrid Systems Electrical Engineer


No, this isn’t one of those ordinary jobs.

Cummins is a team of dependable, innovative thinkers, who are empowered to generate and deliver solutions for customers, community, and environment. Our employees develop their careers through the challenges only a diverse, global innovator can promise. This is a collaborative culture where thinking beyond your desk is more than part of the job. It is the job.

This is what we call Working Right.

A commitment to excellence is deeply rooted in Cummins tradition of exceptional service. Our employees are dedicated to delivering the “Best Every Time, Every Day” with the goal of earning customers for life!

Our New Power 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.

If you are driven and motivated to become part of a dynamic team, we have an opening for a Hybrid Systems Electrical Engineer in Mississauga, ON .

This dual product/project focused position leads the overall technical coordination of lower complexity product development activities and is accountable for the project management of technical risk and quality of the product up to and including early production. This position integrates the requirements of the many interdisciplinary and cross functional stakeholders of product development, often involving difficult decisions that impact cost and delivery without sacrifice to the quality expectations of the value package profile. Other important stakeholders of this role include preferred partner suppliers, manufacturing, purchasing, technical leadership and marketing teams.

Main focus will include working in business processes of Product Preceding Technology (PPT), Value Package Introduction (VPI) or Current Product Support (CPS) and using tools such as Product Development Six Sigma (PDSS), iDFMEA, Voice of the Customer and Voice of Other Stakeholders (VOC/VOX), Integrity, MS Office Suite, New Unique and Difficult (NUD) and project risk 9-box and Value Package Introduction - Project Portfolio Management (VPI-PPM), all required to support high quality decision making.

Your responsibilities may include:

  • Obtain input and negotiate with program leadership, customers, customer teams, product engineers or technology teams to deliver robust prototype and production designs, technical risk mitigation plans, and coordinated deliverables of new or current product change activity.

  • Make decisions in the areas of design and project risk trade-offs that impact program cost or delivery without sacrifice of quality expectations.

  • Provide independent leadership of smaller business impact projects or ownership of complex components, products, systems or services with greater elements of ambiguity over the senior or lead engineer level and with full accountability to the project team.

  • Deliver independent execution of established and emerging work processes and systems, while still developing technology or product knowledge.

  • Lead the development and improvement of work processes and systems across a functional discipline area within a business unit site.

  • Coordinate and direct work amongst technicians and temporary student employees, assists in the transfer of knowledge to lesser experienced engineers through either indirect (scope of influence) or direct management of a small, local group of engineers.

  • Provide support and guidance to influence technical direction within a project team and continues to develop proficiency in the competency areas critical to success in the role.

  • Operate as a recognized specialist in a discipline or product area within the immediate team.


Education, Licenses, Certifications:

  • University Degree in a related field.


  • Minimum five years of hands on experience with design and/or specify custom control electronics, energy storage /battery subsystems, power electronics subsystems (DC-DC, DC-AC, AC-DC), and software for the control and monitoring of fuel cell hybrid systems.

  • Minimum two years of experience as a Technical Lead of projects in electrical design, electrical engineering.

  • Schematic layout and component sourcing for complete hybrid systems.

  • Hardware and software troubleshooting both in component development and production support roles.

  • Prior work experience in developing electric and hybrid systems for heavy duty mobility (automotive, rail, aerospace) is an asset.

  • Automotive manufacturing industry experience.

  • Familiarity with Canadian safety codes and standards in electrical and electronic systems design.

  • Strong ability to develop software for control applications, specifically for the PIC microprocessor family and TMS320 Texas Instruments processors.

  • Ability to design and set-up electrical and mechanical test fixtures for testing and to read and design electrical schematics for complex systems.

Pre-Employment Screening:

  • Our Pre-Employment Background Screening process consists of a Criminal Background Check as well as Education and Work Experience Verification.

  • Specific Tickets / Licenses are checked as required, and Drivers Abstracts are required for any position where driving is part of the job.

We are an equal opportunity 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.

Ready to think beyond your desk? Apply for this opportunity and 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 Canada-Ontario-Mississauga-Canada, ON, Mississauga, Hydrogenics Admiral

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting Feb 19, 2020, 1:50:00 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 20000045