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Cummins Inc. Technical Advisor - Electronic Tools in Columbus, Indiana

Technical Advisor - Electronic Tools


Cummins is a place big enough to coach and develop a global workforce and create the world’s leading clean, engine technology. We’re also small enough for you to find your fit and personal passion with a team of dependable, innovative thinkers who are developing their careers within a diverse, inclusive, empowering environment.

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Our Cummins Fuel Systems team delivers reliable, durable, high performing products to our global partners. Working in an innovative space, you’ll develop high tech solutions that will fuel your advanced career skill set and empower you to own your career. Our integrated businesses demand the talents and creativity of individuals with a wide range of skills and experience.

This is an exciting opportunity in Columbus, Indiana for a Functional Safety - Technical Advisor. Cummins USA is where you can work on industry leading projects.

In this role you will:

Lead and advise on who develops and maintains cross platform Electronic/Engineering Tools in support of worldwide Cummins and delivery partners for electronic products across all business units for functional safety. Electronic Tool products include software components, utilities, applications and software systems. Electronic products include generator sets, engines, components, business systems and other systems.

In addition:

You will analyze impact of ISO26262 releases for Cummins Electronic tools and build Functional Safety awareness across the department.

Perform safety management activities for Active Safety according to industry standards during all project phases (concept, product development, production) including preliminary hazard analysis, iDFMEA, FMEDA, qualitative and quantitative fault tree analysis.

Develop safety architectures and safety plans to ensure compliance with ISO26262.

Lead and coordinate creation of functional safety documentation according to ISO 26262.

Cascade safety requirements to the systems, subsystems, and component levels in product portfolio. Specify detailed safety requirements, including diagnostic and software requirements.

Collaborate with project managers, development team and customers on Functional Safety.

Conduct reviews with product teams to ensure functional safety standards are being met throughout product development cycles.


Skills & Experience Required:

Experience with System engineering including requirements management, boundary diagrams, FMEA and change management.

Software product engineering and software life cycle


Software configuration management practices, methods and tools such PTC Integrity

Must have good verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills


Ability to effectively work as part of a global team

Ability to coordinate and prioritize multiple tasks to meet deadlines

Strong problem solving and troubleshooting abilities


Ambitious and able to perform with minimal supervision

Preferred Certified with ISO 26262 and authority with all the software and tools requirements of ISO 26262.


Programming Languages - C , Objective C, JAVA

Operating systems – Android/iOS/. Some experience in Windows/Unix OS

Database systems and concepts - Oracle/MySQL/ similar

Network protocols - HTTP/SFTP/CAN/SAE J1939/TCP-IP

Good knowledge on C /JAVA/iOS/Android SDK


Education, Licenses, Certifications

College, university, or equivalent degree in Engineering or related field required.

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.

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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.

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Primary Location United States-Indiana-Columbus-US, IN, Columbus, General Office Building

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting Jun 27, 2019, 12:32:22 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 1900024Q