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Cummins Inc. Material Science Engineering- Metallurgist 金属材料工程师 in Wuhan, China

Material Science Engineering- Metallurgist 金属材料工程师


  • This applied materials position utilizes basic knowledge of materials science and engineering principles and practices to identify and advance material solutions to achieve application, design, analysis, manufacturing and quality requirements. The position works cross-functionally on projects that require material science guidance on topics such as material and process selection, failure analysis, material characterization, and material and process expertise on questions pertaining to manufacturing and quality problems.

  • Investigates material and material processing problems, understands causal mechanisms, recommends appropriate action, actively contributes to problem resolution and documents results with guidance from more experienced team members.

  • Applies and supports the improvement of processes such as material and material processing validation, quality auditing, design validation and 7-step problem solving and utilizes the tools and techniques for material characterisation, material testing, non-destructive testing, mechanical and physical properties measurement, simulation and statistical data analysis which are required to enable higher quality decision making.

  • Obtains input and negotiates with Quality, Supply Chain and Engineering functions and delivers testing/analysis results and consultancy to these functions to enable internal and external customer success.

  • Makes decisions in the areas of material and material processing selection and optimisation, qualification and inspection that impact product quality, reliability, durability and capability.

  • Applies and improves material specifications/standards in alignment with requirements, capability and quality needs.

  • Owns 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.

  • Involves 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.


  • Bachelor's degree or above in Metallurgy, Materials Science or Materials Engineering preferred

  • Bi-lingual English & Mandarin required.

  • At least 3-5 years professional experience in metallic material failure analysis is preferred.

  • Strong communication skills and the desire and discipline to pursue life long learning in the field of materials science engineering.

  • Need to be knowledgeable in safety practices and methods.


Primary Location China-Hubei-Wuhan-China, Wuhan, Cummins Fuel Systems

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting Jun 19, 2022, 10:17:24 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Organization Cummins Electronics and Fuel Systems

Req ID: 22000460