Cummins Inc. Senior Developer - Database in Columbus, Indiana

Senior Developer - Database


Senior Developer - Database

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 Corporate IT 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 Senior Database Developer. Cummins USA is where you can work on industry leading engineering projects such as New Product Development, Value Package Introduction and Systems

Product Validation.

Your impact will happen in these and other ways:

  • Responsible for developing software programs per technical specifications following programming standards and procedures, performing testing, executing program modifications, and responding to problems by diagnosing and correcting errors in logic and coding.

  • Ensures secure coding and UI standards and best practices are applied during development. Provides input and contributes to the enhancement and maintenance of applications and programs.

  • Leads efforts to configures, analyzes, designs, develops, and maintains program code and applications.

  • Performs detailed and complex unit testing and secure code testing, and issues resolution.

  • Drives and supports the process for source code management.

  • Contributes to integration, systems, and performance testing and tuning of code.

  • Participates in peer secure code reviews.

  • Define and promote opportunities for re-usability of code, configurations, procedures, and techniques.


Significant relevant experience required. 5-7 years of experience.

  • Software Development Methodologies - Able to apply industry defined development techniques to create or modify IT solutions.

  • Solution Validation (Testing) - The ability to validate that a configuration item change and/or solution meets requirements defined specifications and that it fulfills its intended purpose.

  • Solution Configuration - Ability to select desired options to make a commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) products, applications, or IT systems function to user specifications. To build a particular application or system for use in a specific way.

  • Troubleshooting - Able to diagnose and problem solve issues with computer hardware or software components with little or no direction. May require ability to install, configure, or disposition of server or client pc infrastructure and application issues.

  • Programming - The ability to analyze, design, write, test, debug, and maintain the source code of computer programs. This includes low-level component, algorithm, and high-level design.

  • Participate in Design Review sessions

  • Design, Interpret, and Modify detailed database designs

  • Perform code reviews for database objects including stored procedures and SQL queries

  • Lead sub-teams of development resources (contractors and employees)

  • Manage development items in Rational for area of expertise

  • Provide technical strategic input

  • Develop objects in the areas of Security, High Complexity, and Intellectual Property

  • Ability to provide technical expertise in Big Data/NoSQL Database Design would be nice (preferred: Hive, HBase, BigSQL)

  • Java or .NET (C#) programming experience would be nice (other OOP languages may be considered)

Education, Licenses, Certifications

College, university, or equivalent degree in Information Technology, Business or a related subject required.

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.

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

Job Type Experienced - Professional / Office

Recruitment Job Type Professional - Experienced

Job Posting Feb 8, 2017, 1:36:10 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 170000F2