Cummins Inc. Catalyst Performance Integration Technologist in Columbus, Indiana

Catalyst Performance Integration Technologist


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.

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Our Components 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 in Columbus, Indiana for a Chemical Engineer.

Cummins USA is where you can work on industry leading engineering projects.

Your impact will happen in these and other ways:

  • Preference for candidates with heterogeneous catalysis background who have experience in the synthesis, characterization and development.

  • Experience with catalyst characterization techniques: SEM, EDX, ICP, XRF, XRD, BET, TPD

  • Knowledge on diesel after treatment components and systems,

  • Understanding of performance simulation tools

  • Highly self-motivated individual with demonstrated ability to drive for results

  • Works with cross functional teams on projects that require material selection, failure analysis, material characterization, interpretation and writing of specifications, product quality inspections, material process quality audits, material process development, production process validation and material property data.

  • Recognizes and promotes the application of beneficial emerging materials and materials processing technology.

  • Uses prescribed and innovative methods, and works with limited guidance.

  • Participates as a team member and actively contributes towards team goals.

  • Carries out partially defined and moderately complex tasks.

  • Demonstrates and applies good understanding and knowledge of chemistry to support lines of business.

  • Applies chemistry skills and knowledge and continues to develop experience in creating engineering solutions

Skills and Experience Required:

  • Laboratory Test Technology – Chemical - The chemist shall be generally knowledgeable about chemical lab test technology and test methods and knowledge of and familiarity with instrumental analyses to the extent that for partially defined, moderately complex problems, they are able to write relevant lab work plans, correctly interpret the data and report the results to customers with limited guidance.

  • Failure Analysis – Chemical - The chemist shall be generally knowledgeable about failure analysis, to the extent that for partially defined, moderately complex problems, they are able to initiate root cause data gathering and develop corrective actions with limited guidance. Also, the chemist shall have a working knowledge of different analytical and instrumental techniques that can be used to develop failure analysis skills.

  • Material Characterization Techniques – Chemical - The chemist shall be generally knowledgeable in characterizing materials/substances based upon of analysis techniques such as spectroscopy and chromatography, elemental analyses and classic wet-bench techniques as relevant to a specific sub discipline such as petroleum, polymer, or organic chemistry.

Required Education, Licenses or Certifications

  • Masters or PHD in Chemical Engineering with 2 -3 years of Engineering experience preferred.

Compensation and Benefits

Base hourly rate commensurate with experience . 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.

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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-Indiana-Columbus-US, IN, Columbus, Commons Office Building

Job Type Experienced - Professional / Office

Recruitment Job Type Professional - Experienced

Job Posting Jun 9, 2017, 1:51:35 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 170002TP