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Cummins Inc. Senior Engineer Ignition Development in Columbus, Indiana

Senior Engineer Ignition Development


Senior Engineer Ignition Development

Our culture believes in POWERING YOUR POTENTIAL . We provide global opportunities to develop your career, make your community a better place and work with today’s most innovative thinkers to solve the world’s toughest problems.

We believe in flexibility for you to explore your passions while making an impact through meaningful work within our inclusive workforce. That’s what #LifeAtCummins is all about.

We are looking for a talented Senior Engineer Ignition Development to join our team specializing in Engineering for our Engine Business based in Columbus, IN.

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

  • Responsible for development of ignition control modules including interfacing with the engine control module

  • Development and ownership of system-level diagnostics to meet OBD requirements

  • Providing support for software and calibration development as necessary

  • Various projects involving new product development

  • Current product trouble shooting and problem solving


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

  • 1 year of experience preferred

  • Electrical Engineering degree or similar required

  • OBD experience a plus

  • Hands-on experience with various equipment such as oscilloscopes, multimeters, function generators and data acquisition preferred

  • Previous work experience with spark-ignited engines and/or ignition systems is a plus

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, Columbus Engine Plant

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting Sep 2, 2021, 1:55:23 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 210005S7