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Cummins Inc. Battery Pack Design Placement Student - Engineering in Milton Keynes, United Kingdom

Battery Pack Design Placement Student - Engineering


Battery Pack Design Placement Student - Engineering

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 an enthusiastic Design Engineering Placement Student to join our team on a 12 month placement commencing July/August 2022, specializing in Battery Pack Hardware design for our New Power Business Unit in Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire / your remote home office. During your placement with us, you will learn how a major global organization operates, gaining the tools and exposure you will need to become an expert in the industry and power your potential!

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

  • Design components using 3D & 2D CAD systems to meet technical requirements in context with a focus on low-cost, design for manufacture & assembly

  • Co-ordinate and run basic FEA & 1D modelling/analysis on those designs (vibration, crash, thermal loading, mechanical shock, EMC – Electromagnetic capability)

  • Document design essentials across a wide range of commodities/components

  • Develop an understanding of fundamental battery design, product development cycle & designing in context

  • Proactively identifying potential failure modes via engineering toolsets (such as DFMEA’s, DVP&R’s, 8D & Fault-tree analysis) and looking at how these can be mitigated through optimal design

  • Co-ordinate and specify component testing, system level validation and partake in prototype builds


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

  • Electrical, Mechanical, Automotive or Design Engineering degree/student

  • Self-motivation, initiative, and aptitude for time management/prioritization

  • Strong people skills and the ability to work on your own and in a cross functional team.

  • CAD / CAE experience


Primary Location United Kingdom-England-Milton Keynes-UK, Milton Keynes, Precedent House

Job Type Cooperative / 12 Month Placement

Recruitment Job Type Student - Cooperative/12 Month Placement

Job Posting Nov 5, 2021, 8:49:34 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 2100064T