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Cummins Inc. Systems Engineer – Seniors #MN167 in Fridley, Minnesota

Systems Engineer – Seniors #MN167


Systems Engineer - Senior #MN167

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 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 Systems Engineer - Senior #MN167 in Fridley, Minnesota

Your impact will happen in these and other ways:

  • Develop and maintain subsystems and electrical components level requirements.

  • Develop subsystem and component verification and validation plans, installation guidelines and quality assurance requirements applying specialized knowledge of engineering principles and practices.

  • Investigate product problems, evaluate causal mechanisms and recommend appropriate action.

  • Work in business processes of PPT, VPI or CPS and execute technical processes including Engineering Standard Work (ESW), Integrated Design Failure modes and effects analysis (iDFMEA), and FIRG while utilizing 7-step problem solving, design review checklist and other specialized tools required to support the processes and enable high quality decision making.

  • Obtain input from stakeholders including technical managers, project leaders, manufacturing engineers and supplier partners to deliver information and recommendations that lead to quality product decisions.

  • Utilize knowledge of electrical Systems Definition and Design to execute established work processes and systems development while still developing technology or product knowledge.

  • Utilize knowledge of System Capability Engineering to negotiate and verify requirements against capability to guide project scope and system, assess legacy system versus proposed new system solution capabilities and make decisions on how best to achieve system capability with consideration of stakeholder trade-offs.

  • Identify and analyze interfaces and interactions across system boundaries by specifying the requirements and limits to ensure the product meets requirements using knowledge of Product Interface Management and Integration.

  • Translate the value package requirements and integrate into virtual designs, communicating the capability of the design through an approved cross-functional design review.

  • Translate stakeholder needs into verifiable requirements to which designs are developed, establish acceptance criteria for the specific system through analysis, allocation and negotiation, and track the status of requirements throughout the system lifecycle.

  • Utilize Product Failure Mode Avoidance to mitigate potential product failure modes by identifying interfaces, functions, functional requirements, interactions, control factors, noise factors, and prioritize potential failure modes causes for electrical system to effectively and efficiently improve the reliability of products.

  • Utilize knowledge of Modeling, Simulation, Coding and Automation for designing new components, manage component interfaces and lead configuration management.

Skills and Experience Required:

  • System Requirements Engineering

  • Modeling, Simulation, Coding and Automation

  • 7-step problem solving

  • Systems Definition and Design

  • System Capability Engineering

  • Product Interface Management and Integration

  • Cross-functional design integration

  • Product Failure Mode Avoidance

Required Education, Licenses or Certifications

  • Positions require aMaster’s degree in Electrical or Systems Engineering, or related fieldand2 years of experience as a Systems, Design, Controls or Performance Engineer, or related position.

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

JOB SITE: Fridley, Minnesota

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

To apply, go towww.cummins.comand refer to Job ID #MN167

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 May 15, 2019, 11:00:00 PM

Unposting Date May 31, 2019, 10:59:00 PM

Req ID: 190001VV