Cummins Inc. Applied Mechanics - Technical Specialist in Columbus, Indiana
Applied Mechanics - Technical Specialist
We are looking for a talented Applied Mechanics Technical Specialist to join our team specializing in Engineering for our Engine Business Unit in the vicinity of Columbus, Indiana / your remote home office.
In this role, you will make an impact in the following ways:
Makes decisions in structural design (materials and their processing as well as geometry) that impact structural performance (motion, load, natural frequencies, stress, design margin, life, sound power, etc.) of components and systems
Obtains input and negotiates with Design, Thermal Sciences, Materials and Product Validation and delivers key structural performance parameters like motion, load, natural frequencies, stress, design margin, life, sound power, etc. to Design and Product Validation
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.
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. Preferred candidates would have a mix of experience using MS Office tools, MATLAB, Python, APDL-ANSYS, FORTRAN or C programming, Windows/Linux operating systems, and desktop/remote high-performance computing hardware systems.
Applies Principles of Fatigue and Durability - Determines life of components and systems via numerical modeling and/or physical measurements; evaluates component temperatures, natural frequencies, mode shapes, displacements, strains/stresses, wear, and fatigue life to draw conclusions that influence design decisions with internal and external customers.
Applies Principles of Dynamics and Vibration - Determines motion of components and systems via numerical modeling and/or physical measurements; evaluates rigid and flexible body motion, natural frequencies, mode shapes, displacements, velocities, accelerations, friction, and wear to draw conclusions that influence design decisions with internal and external customers.
To be successful in this role you will need the following:
Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Engineering Mechanics, Applied Mechanics or Aerospace Engineering is required.
5 years of professional experience or a Master’s Degree and 3 years of professional experience is required.
Strong communication skills required to speak with internal customers.
Strong understanding of solid mechanics fundamentals.
Primary Location United States-Indiana-Columbus-US, IN, Columbus, Columbus Engine Plant
Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office
Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced
Job Posting Oct 14, 2021, 2:38:43 PM
Unposting Date Ongoing
Req ID: 21000671