Cummins Inc. Product Systems Design Engineer - Eaton Cummins Automated Transmission Technologies in Galesburg, Michigan
Product Systems Design Engineer - Eaton Cummins Automated Transmission Technologies
Eaton Cummins Automated Transmission Technologies is a place big enough to coach and develop a global workforce and create automated transmission products. 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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Eaton Cummins Automated Transmission Technologies is a joint venture between Eaton and Cummins, Inc. producing industry-leading medium- and heavy-duty automated transmission products to OEM customers around the globe. Our business thrives with talent from diverse skillsets and backgrounds. Grow your career by joining this exceptional collaboration opportunity that embraces innovative thinking, compelling creativity, and customer-focus.
This is an exciting opportunity in Galesburg, MI for a Product System Design Engineer
Your impact will happen in these and other ways:
Knowledge of engineering principles and design practices to create optimized design concepts and mechanical design specifications considering application, cost, weight, performance, reliability, durability, manufacturing, assembly, and serviceability.
Effectively communicate the capability of a design concept to meet cross-functional requirements including assessment of alternative and competitive design concepts, and works effectively across cross-functional disciplines to develop corporate and customer requirements including those required to resolve product issues.
Investigate Value Package Introduction (VPI) program team or field-based issues, understands causal mechanisms, recommends appropriate action, owns problem resolution from a design perspective, while documenting results with guidance from more experienced team members.
Apply and support the execution of processes such as Critical Design Decisions, System Design and Validation Consideration Checklist, Design Review, and tools such as iDFMEA, DVA, GD&T, CREO, ANSYS Workbench required to enable high quality component and subsystem-level design decision making and design refinement.
Obtain input and negotiates with cross-functional and cross-discipline technical experts and senior-level designers to communicate the component and subsystem design intent through a thorough Design Review package to the Product Preceding Technology, (PPT), Value Package Introduction (VPI), or Value Package Change Request (VPCR) team requiring a such holistic assessment of various design concepts.
Support design decision making in the areas of concept selection, concept optimization, and design specifications that impact customers targeted to be served by a given Product Preceding Technology, (PPT), Value Package Introduction (VPI), or Value Package Change Request (VPCR) initiative.
Own problem resolution for moderately complex components, products, systems, subsystems or services with a greater degree of technical complexity and ambiguity over the entry level engineer level and with greater accountability to the project team.
Provides independent execution of established work processes and systems, while still developing technology or product knowledge; engages with the improvement of systems and processes.
Involve minimal direct management of people, but could involve the coordination and direction of work amongst technicians and/or temporary student employees.
Contributes effectively toward team goals, exhibits influence within a work group and continues to develop proficiency in the competency areas critical to success in the role.
Prior entry level engineering equivalent work experience in a relevant discipline area is required. Knowledge of MS Office and CREO tools is preferred
This position will be primarily focused on Value Analysis / Value Engineering as a member of the Eaton Cummins Joint Venture VAVE team.
Responsible for evaluating product bill of materials, component designs and manufacturing processes in search of opportunities to improve functionality and ease of manufacturing while reducing complexity and overall product cost
Collaborate with Product Engineering team to brainstorm alternatives to improve the value of products to our customers. May conduct workshops to identify opportunities and alternatives
Lead cross functional team through Design Specification Feasibility Review for targeted VAVE components confirming feasibility of design, drawings and specifications to ensure they meet the functional, reliability, warranty, cost, manufacturing and assembly expectations of the supplier and product engineering teams.
Supports ‘should cost” analysis based on industry practices and competitive intelligence
Apply project management skills to usher product changes or re-sourcing efforts through design, development, testing and validation, supply chain ramp and production launch
Partner closely with internal partners in Supply Chain, Quality, Engineering, Test Lab and Finance to build business case, identify suppliers, assess supplier capabilities, test solutions and monitor results of improvements.
This internal posting is for current employees of the Eaton Cummins Joint Venture only. Current Cummins or Eaton employees are considered external applicants and, as such, are not eligible to apply unless and until the job is posted externally at careers.cummins.com
Compensation and Benefits
Base salary commensurate with experience. Additional benefits vary between locations and include options such as our 401(k) Retirement Savings 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 Eaton Cummins Automated Transmission Technologies, 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. Eaton Cummins validates right to work using E-Verify. Eaton Cummins Automated Transmission Technologies 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-Michigan-Kalamazoo-US, MI, Galesburg, Eaton Cummins JV
Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office
Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced
Job Posting Sep 14, 2021, 1:36:38 PM
Unposting Date Ongoing
Req ID: 210005VN