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Cummins Inc. Application Engineer in Shoreview, Minnesota

Application Engineer


Application Engineer

Our culture believes in POWERING YOUR POTENTIAL . We provide global opportunities to develop your career, make your community a better place and work with today’s most innovative thinkers to solve the world’s toughest problems.

We believe in flexibility for you to explore your passions while making an impact through meaningful work within our inclusive workforce. That’s what #LifeAtCummins is all about.

We are looking for a talented Application Engineer to join our team specializing in engineering for our Stamford-AvK Alternator Business in a hybrid role based in Shoreview MN and your remote home office.

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

  • Provide first line, customer facing technical support in the optimal specification of CGT (Cummins Generator Technologies, a division/subsidiary of Cummins Inc.) alternators for customer applications.

  • Advise and discuss with customers all aspects of generator application, control and installation.

  • Provide technical support to Cummins cross-BU global functions, including Commercial, Marketing and Customer Service, as well as external Stamford-AvK customers.

  • Continually strive to improve the quality and responsiveness of the support provided by the Application Engineering function by employing and actively supporting Application Engineering best practice.

  • Provide Application Engineering training to internal & external customers.


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

  • College, university, or equivalent bachelor’s degree in Engineering or other relevant technical disciplines is required.

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

  • Prior entry level engineering equivalent work experience in a relevant discipline area is required.

  • Knowledge of MS Office tools is preferred

  • Engineering experience in design and manufacture of electrical machines is a benefit.

  • General knowledge of generator application, mechanical aspects and test methods is a benefit

  • Common touch ability to explain and relate to customers with differing technical ability.

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-Minnesota-Minneapolis-US, MN, Shoreview, CPG Headquarters Victoria St

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting Jun 21, 2022, 7:59:11 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Organization Power Systems Business

Req ID: 220004CJ