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Cummins Inc. Control System Architect - Power Systems in Shoreview, Minnesota

Control System Architect - Power Systems


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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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 inShoreview Minnesota for aControl System Architect - Power Systems

Your impact will be felt in these or other ways:

This dual product and life-cycle focused, developing leadership position provides the coordination and product leadership over one or more global product platforms that a business offers for customer product selection.

Product Line Engineers are most often product domain specialists with significant experience both in product engineering and customer engineering based positions with a good understanding both for how customer needs translate into technical product solutions and making decisions as a platform product authority. They work across functions partnering closely with product planning and management to align new and refreshed platform plans with market level plans as well as supporting customer teams in helping with product selection and issue management for all platform needs.




Demonstrated success having worked in a Technical Specialist/Specialist Engineering role on lower complexity product development activities, translating customer needs and negotiating into product development plans, technical profiles and/or product specifications.

Ideal candidates should have 10 or more years of experience both in product and customer facing roles with a consistent track record of successful product decisions. In addition:

Uses systems knowledge and product expertise to make decisions in the areas of platform architecture, risk trade-offs, platform market range capability engineering, technology integration, sub-system and component part standardization vs. proliferation, modularization, product line competitiveness for Power Systems Controls throughout the life cycle of the product platform.

Define the architecture of Cummins Electronics’ products based on customer needs (CMI and external) with focus on power systems products.

Influence architecture for Cummins’ electronic control systems and those of external customers where CE products are used.

Requires frequent communication with: CE Marketing and Product Planning, Cummins global design centers (India & China) and CE customers (internal and external to Cummins).

Sustain broad knowledge of available and emergent technology, market drivers, and future needs

Apply Systems Engineering knowledge in collecting customer requirements and converting them into technical specifications

Provide system architecture work per Cummins defined new product development processes

Must have knowledge of Electronic Control Systems architectures for power systems or industrial equipment markets

Education, Licenses, Certifications

College, university, or equivalent Bachelor's degree in Engineering or other relevant technical disciplines is 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-Minnesota-Minneapolis-US, MN, Shoreview, CPG Headquarters Victoria St

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting Jul 31, 2019, 12:36:18 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 1900024N