Cummins Inc. Senior Electrical System Test Engineer in Fridley, Minnesota
Senior Electrical System Test Engineer
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We are looking for a talented Electrical System Test Engineer to join our team specializing in Corporate Strategy for our Component Business Segment in Fridley, MN.
Your impact will happen in these and other ways:
This product focused position tailors’ electronic systems for Cummins products. People in these positions will configure (tune), integrate, test, and release software, electronic control units, tools, sensors, actuators, and harnesses into an electronic system that controls the operation of Cummins’ products in a variety of customer applications.Investigates electronic application and systems problems, understands causal mechanisms, recommends appropriate action, owns problem resolution and documents results.
Applies and improves electronic application and systems development processes and tools. Processes include system specification, modelling and simulation, calibration, Design Verification Plan and Report (DVP&R), and troubleshooting. Tools include Simulink, calibration tools, and PTC Integrity.
Obtains input and negotiates with product and software development teams and delivers control system designs, verified and calibrated software features and builds to product teams. Makes decisions in the areas of electronic systems design, requirements, calibration, and test that impact the quality and performance of calibrated subsystems and feature classes of electronic subsystems.
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.
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
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 Senior or Lead Engineer equivalent work experience (3 plus years) 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
Application experience with printed circuit boards, sensors, relays, circuit breakers, contactors and electro-mechanical devices. Comfort with troubleshooting various electrical environments (voltage, current, power, low and high voltage / AC DC) required
Hands-on experience with testing and validation of components and full electrical systems, including various controls protocols such as CAN/J1939, RS232/485, and Ethernet. Experience with hardware in the loop and full systems testing methods
Knowledge of closed loop embedded control systems, basic understanding of system paralleling topologies and architectures
Knowledge of switched mode power electronics and energy storage systems preferred
Power generation knowledge a plus, including typical codes and standards. Proven ability to manage customer concerns, prioritize tasks and work independently
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Primary Location United States-Minnesota-Minneapolis-US, MN, Fridley, Cummins Power Generation
Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office
Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced
Job Posting Feb 25, 2021, 8:39:05 AM
Unposting Date Ongoing
Req ID: 21000066