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Cummins Inc. Sr. Embedded Software Engineer – IoT Connectivity - Remote Opportunity in Shoreview, Minnesota

Sr. Embedded Software Engineer – IoT Connectivity - Remote Opportunity


Sr. Embedded Software Engineer – IoT Connectivity - Remote Opportunity

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 Software Engineer – Connectivity to join our team specializing in Engineering for our Power Systems Business Segment in Minneapolis, MN

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

  • This applied technology position creates software that is sold as an integral part of Cummins’ products. People in these positions will have involvement in specification, design, implementation, testing and/or release of software that controls the operation of Cummins’ products in a variety of customer applications. Investigates embedded software problems, understands causal mechanisms, recommends appropriate action, owns problem resolution and documents results. Applies and improves embedded software development processes and tools. Processes include model based development, coding, compiling and test. Tools include Simulink, code editors, integration tools, static analysis tools, compilers and hardware in the loop test tools.

  • Obtains input and negotiates with product and software development teams and delivers verified software features, components, builds to product teams. Makes decisions in the areas of software requirements, architecture, design, implementation and test that impact the quality and performance of software subsystems and feature classes. Responsible for review of less-experienced developers/testers’ work to ensure robust, reusable, and efficient designs

  • 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. Coordinates and directs work amongst technicians and temporary student employees, assists in the transfer of knowledge to lesser experienced engineers through either indirect (scope of influence) or direct management of a small, local group of engineers.

  • Provides support and guidance to influence technical direction within a project team and continues to develop proficiency in the competency areas critical to success in the role. Operates as a recognized specialist in a discipline or product area within the immediate team.


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.


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

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.

Technical Responsibilities:

The role is responsible for software development for the Cummins telematics products. The candidate should have hands ON experience in embedded application software development, especially in IoT devices development . The primary responsibility would be to design and develop software for the Nimbus platform. Coordinate with suppliers in defining and absorbing the base software components from the supplier and building application software consuming the BSP. The role is also responsible for working with Bosch (telematics device vendor) in defining the solution, planning schedule, delivery, and testing of their software for Cummins applications.

Experience: 3- 5 year

Programming Language: Java, Java EE, C, C , Python (In the same Order)

IoT Platform (optional): AWS IoT core

Operating System: Linux

Communication/Network Protocols: MQTT, HTTPS, Ethernet, WIFI, LTE, Modbus, CAN, J1939, UDS, TCP/IP, CoAP

Tools & IDE: IntelliJ IDEA, Eclipse IDE, Visual Studio Code, Debugger

CI/CD Tools: Azure DevOps, GitHub

Configuration Management (optional): JIRA, Confluence


Container Technologies (good to know): Docker Container, OSGi

SDLC: Agile, SAFe

Software Development & Integration: Hardware/software architecture understanding, Application Development

Embedded System (nice to have): ARM architecture understanding, Memory Management, Linux OS, RTOS, Peripherals Programming, Device Driver/Firmware

Cloud Technology: IoT core, Device Shadow, S3 bucket, DynamoDB, Lambda, etc.

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 Nov 21, 2021, 12:06:13 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 2100070L