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Cummins Inc. Electrical and Controls Engineer - Genset in Shoreview, Minnesota

Electrical and Controls Engineer - Genset


Electrical and Controls Engineer - Genset

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 Electrical and Controls Engineer – Genset to join our team specializing in Electrical Engineering for our Power Systems Business Unit in Shoreview MN and your remote home office.

This product focused position performs established technical tasks at the sub-system and/or component level for current and future products within a given business unit or corporate area. This involves work across many steps in the product life cycle. Because of the product centered nature of this position, they are very often a central point of coordination and decision making between product line engineers, customer teams, systems engineers, purchasing, suppliers and manufacturing.

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

  • Electrical & Electronic Component Specifications & Validation - Provide high quality specifications for components (e.g., electronic control modules, actuators, and sensors). Develop test plans & work with technicians to validate electrical & electronic components meet requirements for function, reliability, codes and standards, safety and cost.

  • Electrical Circuit Design - Understand the principles of electric circuit theory. Application of this to analyze, integrate & design elements of electrical machines, genset controls, ECMs, sensors, inverters, battery chargers, etc.

  • Electrical Power Systems – Understand the principles of electrical systems in power generation industry including general theory of operation of rotating electrical machines, single and three phase power, power factor, circuit protection, etc.

  • Harness & Interconnect Design - Harness and interconnect design involves specification and selection of connectors, wire type & size, routing, EMC performance, tie-down, environmental & protection mechanisms.

  • Engineering Documentation – Provide direction to designers for electrical component & installation drawing creation & release of design drawings. Includes product documentation such as spec sheets, product configuration, etc.


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

  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering or higher

  • 5 or more years of industry experience.

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

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 29, 2022, 8:05:28 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Organization Power Systems Business

Req ID: 220004OK