Cummins Inc. Manager Special Projects, ITO Product Release in Pune, India

Manager Special Projects, ITO Product Release


Provides guidance and organization to staff engaged in various engineering assignments and projects. Applies sound knowledge of engineering and configuration management principles and practices in the design and release of products and subsystems through the product life cycle. Product life cycle includes the initial concept through production intent designs and customer support. Leads teams in the creation of design specifications considering application, cost, weight, performance, product life, manufacture, assembly and service. Verifies design using analysis, interprets results, drives decisions and assesses risk. Works with other engineering disciplines and cross-functional disciplines to resolve product issues. Evaluates customer needs and aligns requirements with identified customer expectations. May fill the role of a product release project leader or product release team leader.

Leads a small technical group and works under minimal supervision.

Provides guidance, sets expectations, clarifies responsibilities, and provides feedback for project team members in accomplishing tasks and goals.

participate as a key contributor and assigns work to meet group commitments.

Influences at department or program management level.

provide input on program-related decisions.

Proposes innovative initiatives and projects.

Contributes to the solution of complex technical problems; provides resources, removes barriers and ensures application of common approaches.

Demonstrates depth of knowledge of engineering discipline(s) and leverages expertise on other projects.

Identifies developmental needs of group members.

Assists with the transfer of knowledge; coaches and mentors less experienced engineers.



Product Configuration Management - The person is able to apply Product Configuration Management to a wide range of work situations. No guidance is needed and the skill can be applied at an advanced level. A person is able to train and coach others in developing and applying this skill on a limited basis. The person in the role with this skill would not be able to teach everyone throughout an organization on Product Configuration Management, nor would they be considered the person to contact as the expert on this skill.

Resource Plan Management - Awareness proficiency plus, experience in resource plan management including having developed and managed a resource plan for a program or project. Knows the right level of detail needed to use the tool effectively.

Team Development - Has the aware proficiency and has experience in team development, including having led or coached a team-development activity or event.

Communication - Written And Verbal - Is able to effectively and clearly communicate in both written and verbal means.

Conflict Management - Effectively deals with conflict in a way that recognizes and manages differing opinions and ideas and refocuses them in a positive and productive manner.

Education, Licenses, Certifications

College, University, or equivalent degree in Engineering required. Advanced degrees are a benefit.


Intermediate level of relevant work experience required, such as responsibility for several components of a project or a complex component of a project.

Strategy development and Lead Special projects around ITO Product change management,

Formulate, coordinate ITO wide initiatives around EBOM clean ups, Moving parts to P phase

Coordinate with Global Wind-chill Rollout team

Facilitate and drive ITO wide Wind-chill rollout

Lead ITO level release process implementation initiatives

Develop and execute ongoing training plan. Deliver training


Primary Location India-Maharashtra-Pune-India, Pune, IOC Tower A

Job Type Experienced - Professional / Office

Recruitment Job Type Professional - Experienced

Job Posting Aug 8, 2017, 8:41:35 AM

Unposting Date Sep 22, 2017, 11:59:00 PM

Req ID: 170003VK