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Cummins Inc. Patent Engineer in Columbus, Indiana

Patent Engineer


We are looking for a talented Patent Engineer to join our team specializing in Patent Engineering for our CES Engineering Group in Columbus Indiana/your home office.

In this role, you will make an impact in the following ways:

-Manages, develops, and implements programs composed of multiple cross functional projects. Partners with key business stakeholders to ensure a successful project completion.

-Leads multiple cross-functional projects that may comprise a program from inception to completion

-Work with business and functional leaders to define tangible and measurable business outcomes and to lead the program achieving those business outcomes.

-Identifies, tracks, and works with others to resolve project issues.

-Plans and monitors project budget, conducts research and analysis; provides input into the design and development of project plans and timelines.

-Ensures that project documentation is complete; monitors measures and communicates with Project Sponsor and other stakeholders on status of specific projects and assignments


To be successful in this role you will need the following:

-Partner with the Legal, Finance, Business, and Engineering functions to establish and implement the key elements of the IP management framework across CES.

-Provide support for joint development and and IP licensing programs, including identifying relevant IP portfolios, developing IP and technology programs, asserting and monetizing to maximize commercial benefits for CES.

-Qualified individuals must be able review and understand patents to the product

-Bachelor’s Degree is Required

Compensation and Benefits

Base salary 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.


Primary Location United States-Indiana-Columbus-US, IN, Columbus, GOB Call Center 1-800-Diesel

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting Mar 18, 2022, 3:24:45 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Organization Cummins Emission Solutions

Req ID: 210006NT