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Cummins Inc. Steel Structures Engineer (Electrolyzer) in Fridley, Minnesota

Steel Structures Engineer (Electrolyzer)


Do you want to help make a difference in the fight against climate change, in a rapidly changing world?

Introducing Cummins’ ACCELERA , a global leader in meeting the demands of the rapidly growing hydrogen fuel market.

As society moves away from oil and gas, renewable and green energy sources such as hydrogen fuel will be pivotal in ensuring a cleaner, greener future.

Join our team today and help the world ACCELERA-te towards carbon ZERO.

Are you ready to meet the future? To find out more, visit: Meet Accelera | Cummins Inc.

ACCELERA offers several products, such as the HyLyzer 5000, that allow businesses and government agencies to generate clean and green hydrogen fuel.

Mission Critical

  • One of the key factors of our products is their ability to weather the rigorous industrial demands and a wide range of meteorological and geological conditions.

  • Our products rely on properly designed and fabricated steel structures, which are vital in ensuring Hydrogen fuel can continue to be generated; come rain, shine, or earthquakes.

Where You Fit In:

  • As a structural engineer, you will be part of a diverse team of professionals, helping the business complete the bigger picture of providing our clients with a robust, reliable, and dependable product.

Your responsibilities would be as follows. You will:

  • Help improve our latest product, the HyLyzer 5000 – which was launched less than a year ago.

  • Improve the structural design, ensuring efficiency and innovation. This will include reviews and approving models, DWGs, and other technical definition documentation.

  • Manage the conceptualization of modular mechanical design, promoting streamlined processes.

  • Select and define structural components for the product, subsystem, and module’s skid/frame.

  • Oversee computer simulations and validation work, collaborating with experts to ensure quality results.

  • Interface with various engineering design teams (piping, process, electrical, instrumentation) for seamless integration.

  • Create clear work packages for CAD teams, ensuring high-quality modeling and drafting.

Major functions of the role:

  • Structural Design Modeling and Analysis - Create CAD models in accordance with Cummins' standards to represent architectural or product level system design concepts, and to enable completion of various system-level computer analyses such as DVA and FEA.

  • Design of Structural Systems - Apply an in-depth understanding of mechanical systems and designs for requirements of all lifecycle stages by considering the customer requirements in different operating environments to ensure a robust system.

  • Product Function Modeling, Simulation and Analysis - Impact product design decisions through the utilization and/or interpretation of computational tools and methods that predict the capability of a product's function relative to its system, sub-system and/or component level requirements.


Education, Licenses, Certifications

  • College, university, or equivalent degree in Structural/Mechanical Engineering or a related technical or scientific subject required.

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

Must have experience:

  • 5 years of years of engineering experience in a similar role, with senior or lead engineer equivalent work experience in a relevant discipline area with a demonstrated track record of technical problem solving and quality decision making.

  • Working knowledge of structural design of static steel structures like skid bases or heavy duty mounting and lifting structures.

  • Working knowledge of Canadian and US building code

  • Ability to read, interpret, and decompose standards into requirements.

  • Ability to perform seismic analysis or define all boundary conditions for other analysts

Nice to have experience:

  • Experience in Engineering, Procurement and Contracting (EPC); preferably in Hydrogen, Oxygen service, Oil & Gas, Offshore equipment.

  • Familiarity with mechanical design of high voltage / high current electrical systems is a bonus.

  • Experience with PTC Creo CAD platform is a bonus.

  • Hands on experience of SAP 2000 and STAAD Pro is an asset.

  • Knowledge of MS Office and CREO tools is preferred.


Salary Range: $84K - $126K. 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 Aug 28, 2023, 11:41:02 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Organization Accelera Business

Role Category Hybrid - Potential for Partial Remote

Req ID: 230007DA