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Cummins Inc. Hardware Design Engineer - Technical Specialist in Shoreview, Minnesota

Hardware Design Engineer - Technical Specialist

Description

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

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We are looking for a talented Hardware Design Engineer - Technical Specialist to join our team specializing in Cummins Electronics and Fuel Systems for our Component Business Segment in Shoreview, MN.

Your impact will happen in these and other ways:

  • This applied technology position creates electronic hardware that is integral to Cummins’ products. People in these positions will typically develop and validate electronic sensors, actuators, control units or harnesses to ensure the consistent operation of Cummins’ products in a variety of customer applications.

  • Investigates electronic hardware problems, understands causal mechanisms, recommends appropriate action, owns problem resolution and documents results.Applies and improves electronic hardware development processes and tools. Processes include basic problem-solving techniques (5 phase, 7 step, 8D or similar), design for EMC robustness, design for manufacturing, familiarity with embedded electronic hardware development process, requirements analysis. Tools include worst case analysis, circuit simulation (Saber, Cadence PSpice, or equivalent), DFMEA/PFMEA, Fault Tree Analysis (FTA), schematic capture, PCB layout (Mentor Graphics, Zuken, or equivalent), Specification Compliance Matrix (or equivalent).

  • Obtains input and negotiates with electronic suppliers and software development teams and delivers prototype hardware to application engineering teams.

  • Makes decisions in the areas of hardware requirements, design, validation and test that impact unit cost, functionality, and prototype delivery.

  • Responsible for review of less-experienced developers/testers’ work to ensure robust, reusable, and efficient design

  • Provides independent leadership of smaller business impact projects or ownership of complex components, products, systems or services with greater elements of ambiguity over the senior or lead engineer level and with full accountability to the project team.

  • Delivers independent execution of established and emerging work processes and systems, while still developing technology or product knowledge.

  • Leads the development and improvement of work processes and systems across a functional discipline area within a business unit site.

Education, Licenses, Certifications

College, university, or equivalent Bachelor's degree in Engineering or other relevant technical disciplines is required. Post-graduate (Master's) degree relevant to this discipline area may be required for select roles.

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

Experience

Prior Senior or Lead Engineer equivalent work experience (4 plus years) in a relevant discipline area is required with a demonstrated track record of product design, technical problem solving and quality decision making. Knowledge of MS Office tools is preferred

  • Good understanding of analog electronics including op-amps, A/D converters, on-board power supplies and linear regulators, transistors (BJTs, FETs, etc.), power converters (topologies like buck, boost, buck-boost), etc.

  • Previous schematic capture experience & supporting PCB layout (preferably in Zuken, or similar CAD tools like Cadence, PADS, etc) of moderate to high complexity with considerations for signal integrity.

  • Hands-on troubleshooting and bench de-begging experience using standard lab equipment (oscilloscopes, signal generator, bench power supply, electronic load/source, etc.).

  • Exposure to simulation tools (PSpice, ANSYS, etc.) preferred.

  • Familiarity with embedded electronic hardware development process involving µPs/µCs, SoCs, etc. preferred

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. To learn more about E-Verify, including your rights and responsibilities, please visit www.dhs.gov/E-Verify .

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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 Jul 15, 2021, 3:44:29 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 210003OA

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