Cummins Inc. Systems Test Technician in Milpitas, California
Systems Test Technician
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Our Electrified Power 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 Milpitas, CA for a Systems Test Technician.
Cummins Electrified Power - California is where you can work on or support industry leading engineering projects.
Builds, repairs and prepares vehicle test validation articles for testing and associated auxiliary equipment. Installs test article into test structure (test cell, table, rig, etc.). Performs tests in accordance with set test methods.
-Performs testing in accordance with established test procedures and methodology.
-Consistently provides accurate and reliable test results.
-Has an in-depth understanding of the function on of the test equipment used to perform test and the contribution of the test equipment to the validity of the test results.
-Configures and operates data acquisition systems; analyzes and reviews data for appropriateness.
-Has an in-depth understanding of the functioning of the product under test to assess the contribution of the product to the validity of the test results.
-Performs test stand installation, troubleshooting and setups and the upkeep and maintenance of laboratory equipment
-Provides support/recommendations to engineering for equipment supplier evaluation and qualification, equipment and facility updates and instrument specification
-Performs other duties as required.
Action oriented - Taking on new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm.
Communicates effectively - Developing and delivering multi-mode communications that convey a clear understanding of the unique needs of different audiences.
Manages complexity - Making sense of complex, high quantity, and sometimes contradictory information to effectively solve problems.
Decision quality - Making good and timely decisions that keep the organization moving forward.
Drives results - Consistently achieving results, even under tough circumstances.
Data Acquisition - Prepares samples, verifies equipment calibration and performs tests according to an approved standard procedure or work instruction in a manner which ensures, and results in, data that can be trusted and delivered to the engineer or customer.
Data Reporting - Prepares documentation in a manner which clearly organizes and presents testing methods, instrument settings, the data and analysis to allow the engineer and customer to understand the results and form accurate conclusions and recommendations.
Product Function Test System Design - Interprets test equipment specifications from test standards or lab customer requirements; selects and integrates appropriate equipment, instrumentation and software to control boundary conditions and collect measurement data; assesses capability of the lab equipment against the requirements and support infrastructure.
Test Setup and Configuration - Interprets test plan to determine optimal location and orientation within a test space in accordance with local safety and environmental requirements and fabricates required system with appropriate materials.
Test Article Build - Assembles test articles according to test requirements, including all necessary installation or accommodations for instrumentation, in a manner that allows the test articles to successfully undergo product functional test.
Education, Licenses, Certifications
High school diploma or certificate of completion of secondary education or equivalent experience to the extent such experience meets applicable regulations.
A regionally applicable Certification (e.g. US Department of Labor) or two year Associates Degree from an accredited college program in a relevant field of study.
Requires 3-5 years relevant work experience or specialized skills obtained through education, training or on-the-job experience.
-Operate baseline conventional vehicles to gather data related to traditional ICE system performance and emissions analysis
-Operate vehicles during the commissioning process, leading test planning process for vehicles, and making recommendations for improvements
-Lead final inspection of vehicles and associated approvals before customer delivery
-Coordinate FMVSS and hand off procedures to the customer
-Lead the design and development of new test methods, procedures, and policies for vehicle commissioning and evolution of designs
Compensation and Benefits
Base hourly 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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Primary Location United States-California-Santa Clara-US, CA, Milpitas, Cummins Electrified Power
Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office
Recruitment Job Type Office
Job Posting Jul 3, 2019, 8:48:21 PM
Unposting Date Ongoing
Req ID: 190002RH