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Cummins Inc. Automation Software Specialist in Mississauga, Ontario

Automation Software Specialist


Automation Software Specialist

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 Automation Software Specialist to join our team specializing in Engineering for our New Power Business Segment in Mississauga, Ontario Canada / your remote home office.

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

  • Responsible for the control system engineering activities for one or more electrolyzer control system software modules

  • Engineering activities may include specification, design, implementation, configuration, and testing

  • Configures control system components, including PLCs, HMIs, and VFDs

  • Assists with commissioning of control systems including Ethernet networks, fieldbuses, and smart instrumentation including installation, testing, and troubleshooting

  • Develops and maintains documentation for the electrolyzer control system


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


  • Ability to work well in teams and independently

  • Takes initiative, is innovative, and has keen attention to detail

  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced multitasking environment with plant engineers, external vendors, operators, and management to manage projects and assignments

Education, Licenses, Certifications

  • College, university, or equivalent Bachelor's degree in Engineering or appropriate STEM field 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.


  • At least 4 years of programming experience programming on both PLC/DCS and HMI/SCADA systems

  • Experience programming on Siemens TIA Portal and WinCC preferred

  • At least 6 months of cumulative site assistance or commissioning experience with industrial control systems

At Cummins, we are committed to the principles of diversity and employment equity under the Employment Equity Act, and we strive to ensure that our workforce reflects the diverse nature of Canadian society

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.

The successful candidate will go through pre-employment background check process consists of a Criminal Background Check which includes a criminal background check as well as an education and work experience check. Specific Tickets / Licenses are checked as required, and Drivers Abstracts are required for any position where driving is part of the job.


Primary Location Canada-Ontario-Mississauga-Canada, ON, Mississauga, Argentia

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting May 11, 2023, 2:18:58 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Organization Accelera Business

Role Category Hybrid - Potential for Partial Remote

Req ID: 2300024M