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Cummins Inc. Commissioning Software Integration Engineer in Fridley, Minnesota

Commissioning Software Integration Engineer


We are looking for a talented Commissioning Software Integration Engineer to join our team for our Accelera Business Unit in Fridley, MN. This position will involve extensive travel (greater than 50%) including being away as much as a month at a time at the customer site. Will occasionally involve some Saturday work.

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

  • This applied technology position provides input into software updates that is sold as an integral part of Cummins’ products. People in these positions will have involvement in specification, design, implementation, testing and/or release of software that controls the operation of Cummins’ products in a variety of customer applications.

  • Investigates embedded software problems, understands causal mechanisms, recommends appropriate action, owns problem resolution and documents results.

  • Applies and improves embedded software development processes and tools. Processes include model-based development, coding, compiling and test. Tools include Simulink, code editors, integration tools, static analysis tools, compilers and hardware in the loop test tools.

  • Makes decisions in the areas of software requirements, architecture, design, implementation and test that impact the quality and performance of software subsystems and feature classes.

  • Leads the development and improvement of work processes and systems across a functional discipline area within a business unit site.

  • Operates as a recognized specialist in a discipline or product area within the immediate team.


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

  • Product Failure Mode Avoidance - Mitigates potential product failure modes, by identifying interfaces, functions, functional requirements, interactions, control factors, noise factors, and prioritized potential failure modes and potential failure causes for the system of interest to effectively and efficiently improve the reliability of Cummins’ products.

  • Product Verification and Validation Management - Develops product systems validation plans from a variety of inputs to identify failure modes, while managing product risk and relative priority; negotiates product requirements against capability to guide project scope; evaluates analytical, simulation and physical test results to verify product capability and validate requirements; assesses legacy versus proposed system solution capabilities and produces recommendations with technical documentation to support product decisions.

  • System Requirements Engineering - Uses appropriate methods and tools to translate stakeholder needs into verifiable requirements to which designs are developed; establishes acceptance criteria for the system of interest through analysis, allocation and negotiation; tracks the status of requirements throughout the system lifecycle; assesses the impact of changes to system requirements on project scope, schedule, and resources; creates and maintains information linkages to related artifacts.

  • Systems Thinking - Defines the system of interest by drawing the boundaries, identifying its context within its environment, its interfaces, and that it has a lifecycle to aid in planning the problem statement, scope and deliverables ; analyzes linkages and interactions between elements that comprise the system of interest by using appropriate methods, models and integration of outcomes to understand the system, predict its behavior and devise modifications to it in order to produce the desired effects.

Education, Licenses, Certifications

  • College, university, or equivalent Bachelor's degree in Engineering or appropriate STEM field is required.

  • This position may require licensing for compliance with export controls or sanctions regulations


  • 4 years experience as a Controls or Automation Engineer is required with a demonstrated track record of technical problem solving and quality decision making.

  • Must be able to do greater than 50% travel to customer sites within predominately, the US. Must be able to do international travel.

  • Responsible for integration and communication interface of delivered hydrogen electrolyzer equipment within the control system of customer at customer site.

  • Responsible for ensuring the control system and HMI of electrolyzer units are functional as preparation for end-of-line testing in test facility as well as at customer sites with respect to commissioning.

  • Experience with industrial control and PLC/SCADA systems (Siemens TIA Portal, WinCC).

  • Experience with IT networks, servers and protection thereof (firewalls).

  • Demonstrate a tenacious personality and the ability to manage a high volume of customer needs at anytime.

  • Able to interpret schematic network and electrical diagrams and technical specification documents.

  • Knowledge of MS Office tools is preferred.


Salary Range: $84,800 - $127,200. Please note that the salary range provided is a good faith estimate on the applicable range. The final salary offer will be determined after considering relevant factors, including a candidate’s qualifications and experience, where appropriate.

Cummins and E-verify

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-Minnesota-Minneapolis-US, MN, Fridley, Cummins Power Generation

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting Apr 18, 2024, 5:51:06 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Organization Accelera Business

Role Category Hybrid - Potential for Partial Remote

Relocation Package Ineligible

Req ID: 240003BM