Thermal and Fluid Sciences Technical Specialists # IN860

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Location:Columbus, Indiana

This is an exciting opportunity for Thermal and Fluid Sciences Technical Specialists #IN860 in Columbus, Indiana.

Your impact will happen in these and other ways:

  • Apply technical expertise in fundamentals of physics and thermodynamics on complex system analysis and integration.
  • Provide guidance using specialized knowledge of Thermal and Fluid Sciences Functional Excellence (TSFE) tools and processes to achieve optimized and robust solutions for engine and aftertreatment performance and emission controls.
  • Develop complex new analyses for vehicle, engine system and test cell models utilizing Matlab/Simulink, AVL BOOST, and GT Power.
  • Utilize knowledge of energy conversion systems to evaluate after treatment, air handling, fuel and filtration systems.
  • Support the development of aftertreatment controls and Hardware-in-loop (HIL) testing.
  • Develop a systematic problem-solving approach using Six Sigma tools and Failure Mode Effects Analysis (FMEA) to identify the root cause and implement robust fixes.
  • Apply Project Management tools and techniques to develop objectives, track timelines and receive feedback from stakeholders such as LiquidPlanner, Talent Management System (TMS) to lead complex projects and to provide technical direction for a project or project team, while remaining accountable for project success.
  • Report on key deliverables and comply with reliability and performance targets.
  • Optimize system performance for robust, on target operations through simulation and experiments to analyze and evaluate systems, develop engines and identify and resolve issues.
  • Design new vehicle tests and new complex test cell tests using engines and aftertreatment to determine evaluation methods.
  • Work with partner teams to deliver and integrate models in support of validation plans applying appropriate strategy including pure simulation.

Skills and Experience Required:

  • Fundamentals of physics and thermodynamics
  • Thermal and Fluid Sciences Functional Excellence (TSFE) tools and processes
  • Matlab/Simulink, AVL BOOST, and GT Power
  • Energy conversion systems
  • Six Sigma tools and Failure Mode Effects Analysis (FMEA)
  • Simulation and experiments to analyze and evaluate systems, develop engines and identify and resolve issues
  • Project Management tools and techniques to develop objectives, track timelines and receive feedback from stakeholders
  • Hardware-in-loop (HIL) testing

Required Education, Licenses or Certifications:

  • Position requires a Master’s degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering or related field and 3 years of experience as a Product Design Engineer, Thermal and Fluid Science Engineer, or related position.
  • Alternatively, the employer will accept a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering or related field and 5 years of experience as a Product Design Engineer, Thermal and Fluid Science Engineer, or related position.

JOB SITE: Columbus, Indiana

WORK HOURS: 40 hours/week - 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

To apply, go to www.cummins.com and refer to Job ID #IN860


Compensation and Benefits

Base hourly rate commensurate with experience plus bonus. 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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