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Cummins Inc. Data Engineer in Indianapolis, Indiana

Data Engineer


Your impact will include;

Expert in architecture and design of data analytics platform. Effectively and efficiently process, store and make data available to analysts and other consumers. Works with key business stakeholders, IT experts and subject-matter experts to plan, design and deliver optimal analytics and data science solutions. Manages a team of data engineers.

Gathers requirements and build roadmaps, architectures and lead decision making process for tools selection to help the Product Teams achieve their goals.

Becomes a trusted partner, collaborates and aligns with the wider Organization and Enterprise Data Strategy.

Creates data architectures for datalake, databases and data warehouses (i.e., designing and specifying the overall database/data warehouse structure based on functional and technical requirements).

Creates and maintains optimal data pipeline architecture.

Identifies, designs, and implements internal process improvements: automating manual processes, optimizing data delivery, re-designing infrastructure for greater scalability, etc.

Works with stakeholders including the Executive, Product, Data and Design teams to assist with data-related technical issues and support their data infrastructure needs.

Guarantees compliance with data governance and data security requirements while creating, improving and operationalizing these integrated and reusable data pipelines, enabling faster data access, integrated data reuse and vastly improved time-to-solution for the organization's data and analytics initiatives.

Drives failure mode and troubleshooting methods across the entire flow of data within and across systems and acts as a strong advocate for a culture of process and data quality across development teams.

Enables critical business decision making at the executive level via delivery of data from many source systems across the organization.

Works with data and analytics experts to strive for greater functionality in our data systems.


To be a success in this role you will need;

University Degree in engineering is required

Significant experience in a relevant discipline area is required. Knowledge of the latest technologies and trends in data engineering are highly preferred and includes:

A strong background in processing and managing large data sets

Proven Architecture and design experience in Big Data open source tools including but not limited to Java, Map-Reduce, SPARK, HBase, Hive, Kafka, ODBC and SQL query language

Proven design and development experience in clustered compute cloud-based implementation experience

Experience developing applications requiring large file movement for a Cloud-based environment and other data extraction tools and methods from a variety of sources

Experience in building analytical solutions

Experience in databases and data management

Significant experiences in the following are preferred:

Experience with IoT technology and Agile software development

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.


Primary Location United States-Indiana-Indianapolis-US, IN, Indianapolis, Cummins DBU Headquarters

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting Jun 21, 2022, 10:48:14 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Organization Distribution Business

Req ID: 220004HJ