Cummins Inc. Power Generation Diagnostics Engineer in Columbus, Indiana

Power Generation Diagnostics Engineer


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 team 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 Power Generation Diagnostics Engineer. 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:

Applies specialized knowledge of diagnostic principles and practices to develop, maintain, and lead: diagnostic verification and validation plans, high-quality troubleshooting information, and complex diagnostic projects for Cummins products and systems.

Provides coaching and mentoring to less experienced engineers.

Applies diagnostic expertise to resolve complex service diagnostic problems and provides diagnostic direction for projects, team, or program-related decisions.

Develops and maintains well written troubleshooting instructions, diagnostic descriptions, and wiring diagrams by taking feedback provided by experts and technicians and performing the investigatory work necessary to determine the optimal results.

Leads small or portions of large diagnostic projects.

Influences decisions at department or program management level.

Troubleshoots complex diagnostic problems and recommends appropriate actions.

Identifies trends and initiates the work necessary to improve troubleshooting materials and service diagnostic tools.

Communicates proposed troubleshooting publication changes for peer review and approval.

Engages cross functionally with internal and external teams to build collaborative relations and diagnostic documentation alignment.

Mentors and shares knowledge with the less experienced members on the team.

Maintains the library of troubleshooting information as products evolve, experience is gained and feedback is provided on the operation and servicing of the equipment.

Writes procedures effectively with translations in mind.



Education, Licenses, Certifications

College, Trade School, university or equivalent degree in Engineering or related technical field or equivalent experience required.


Intermediate level of relevant work experience required.

This position will design and oversee the architecture of non-engine component attributes in various diagnostic systems including Cummins Diagnostic System, Guidanz, EDS and COPM. The first non-engine architecture will heavily involve incorporating Power Generation applications and troubleshooting into those diagnostic systems.

Position requires Power Generation experience.

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.

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, General Office Building

Job Type Experienced - Professional / Office

Recruitment Job Type Professional - Experienced

Job Posting Apr 23, 2018, 1:00:55 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 180001K6