Cummins Inc. SOFC Systems Engineering Manager/TPL in Fridley, Minnesota

SOFC Systems Engineering Manager/TPL

Description

Cummins is a place big enough to coach and develop a global workforce and create the world’s leading clean, engine and power 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 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 Fridley, MN for a Solid Oxide Fuel Cell (SOFC) Systems Engineering Manager/TPL. 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:

  • Manages single discipline staff engaged in various engineering projects and assignments.

  • Applies advanced knowledge of engineering principles and practices in one or more of the following areas: development and maintenance system level requirements; development of system level verification and validation plans; architecture and generation of concept designs and functional allocation of system requirements; and/or development of system interface agreements, installation / application guidelines and quality assurance procedures.

  • Leads a medium size technical group and works under broad direction.

  • Establishes employee performance standards; works collaboratively to set goals and to address areas of deficiency.

  • Influences business-area leadership decisions.

  • Manages financial controls and risk, ensuring operations are executed within established budget.

  • Identifies issues, problems, and opportunities to support continuous improvement initiatives.

  • Formulates employee and department development plans for transferring technical knowledge.

  • Coaches and motivates employees; provides guidance and direction on resolving problems and issues.

  • Delegates and assigns work, considering employee skills and development needs.

  • Advises leaders regarding the identification and resolution of complex problems.

  • Works with employees to establish their individual development and career plans.

  • Assesses performance and provides feedback to direct reports.

Skills and Experience Required:

  • Significant level of relevant work experience, including supervisory experience, required.

  • This person will be the technical project leader for the development of a Solid Oxide Fuel Cell balance of plant (BOP) system. As such the ideal candidate should have a working knowledge of advanced thermal chemical systems, processes and electronic controls.

  • The candidate will be leading a cross functional team of Mechanical and Electrical Engineers in the development of the fuel/air handling and thermal management of a high temperature solid oxide fuel cell.

  • A working knowledge of electronic controls, thermal management, fluid dynamics and chemical/thermodynamic energy conversion processes.

  • Working knowledge of fuel system and air handling components, sensors and actuators.

  • Working knowledge of heat exchanger design and modeling.

  • Hybrid electric power generation and energy storage knowledge is a plus.

Required Education, Licenses or Certifications

Masters, PhD or equivalent advanced degree in Engineering and/or Management required. Green Belt certification 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.

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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Qualifications

Job ENGINEERING

Primary Location United States-Minnesota-Minneapolis-US, MN, Fridley, Cummins Power Generation

Job Type Experienced - Professional / Office

Recruitment Job Type Professional - Experienced

Job Posting Apr 6, 2018, 12:44:19 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 180001WK