Columbus, Indiana

DS&C Electronic Controls - Technical Specialist


We are looking for a talented Electronic Controls Engineering Specialist to join our team specializing in embedded software controls in Columbus, IN / your remote home office.

In this role, you will make an impact in the following ways:

  • This product focused position tailors electronic control systems for Cummins products.
  • People in this position will configure (tune), integrate, test, and release software for electronic control units that operate Cummins’ products in a variety of customer applications.
  • Collect and document functionality, performance, and interface requirements from various stakeholder groups.
  • Follow component software development from algorithm concept to full build integration based on standard AUTOSAR software development and Cummins internal software development process.
  • Use experience, theoretical and practical knowledge to approach problems and software change requests.
  • Create technical presentations for cross-functional forums to discuss new algorithm concepts, technical issues, and describe on-board diagnostics for product certification.
  • Develop and execute simulation to ensure software component quality through regression and functionality test cases.


To be successful in this role you will need the following:

  • College, university, or equivalent Bachelor's degree in Engineering or relevant technical discipline
  • Prior Engineering equivalent work experience (4 years minimum) in a relevant discipline area with a demonstrated track record of technical problem solving and quality decision making
  • Experience developing and selecting algorithm concepts and designs using MATLAB / Simulink, generating code using real-time workshop, and integrating newly generated code with other components
  • Experience testing software on engine control module Hardware in Loop (HIL), in simulation using Model in Loop (MIL), and/or Software in loop (SIL) using MATLAB test manager
  • Knowledge of MS Office tools is preferred.


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

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting Jul 29, 2022, 2:22:04 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Organization Corporate

Req ID: 220004ML

Columbus, Indiana


Cummins Inc., a global power leader, is a corporation of complementary business segments that design, manufacture, distribute and service a broad portfolio of power solutions. The company’s products range from diesel, natural gas, electric and hybrid powertrains and powertrain-related components including filtration, aftertreatment, turbochargers, fuel systems, controls systems, air handling systems, automated transmissions, electric power generation systems, batteries, electrified power systems, hydrogen generation and fuel cell products. Headquartered in Columbus, Indiana (U.S.), since its founding in 1919, Cummins employs approximately 59,900 people committed to powering a more prosperous world through three global corporate responsibility priorities critical to healthy communities: education, environment and equality of opportunity. Cummins serves its customers online, through a network of company-owned and independent distributor locations, and through thousands of dealer locations worldwide and earned about $2.1 billion on sales of $24.0 billion in 2021.