Cummins Inc. Applied Mechanics Technical Advisor in Daventry, United Kingdom

Applied Mechanics Technical Advisor


Applied Mechanics Technical Advisor –Daventry

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Our Power Systems Business Unit delivers reliable, durable, high performing products to our global partners. 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 in Daventry for an Applied Mechanics Technical Advisor

Your impact will be seen in these and other ways:

To Create and manage experimental equipment and methods. Advises and guides less experienced experimental engineers.

The results from the experiments are used to determine the validity of the design to meet the customer requirements.

Design recommendations are then provided as needed.

Obtains input and negotiates with Design, Thermal Sciences, Materials and Product Validation as well as vendors and delivers key structural performance

Uses systems knowledge and expertise to make decisions in the area of structural testing and data

Creates, manages, improves and applies testing and measurement methods

Provides problem resolution leadership for complex systems with a high degree of ambiguity and often global business impact.

Leads the development and improvement of work processes and systems across functions.

Coordinates and directs work of technical project teams and Lead large or multiple engineering projects.


Skills and Experience Required:

PreviousTechnical Specialist/Specialist Engineering experience

Good experience in using MS Office tools, Matlab, LabVIEW, nCode, Siemens Test.Lab and Windows operating systems.

Measuring operational deflection shapes during engine and generator set operation

Providing oversight for strain gauge placement, data reduction and interpretation

Specifying and implementing instrumentation to capture on-engine physics according to project requirements

Fatigue testing of components including setting up of test fixtures for components to test durability against service life requirements

Working collaboratively with customers to design fixtures to test specific components with respect to wear, fatigue, fretting, and overload

Project planning and follow-up with communication to ensure delivery of work on-time and under budget

Required Education, Licenses or Certifications

College, university, or equivalent Bachelor's degree in Engineering or other relevant technical disciplines is required. Post-graduate (Master's) degree relevant to this discipline area may be required for select roles.

Compensation and Benefits

Salary £52,111 - £63,690 (dependent on experience)

12% variable bonus

Cummins Pension

Health care

Cummins rewards

At Cummins, we are dedicated to diversity in the workplace and we are committed to a policy of treating all our employees and job applicants equally. No employee or potential employee will receive less favourable treatment because of any protected characteristic.

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Primary Location United Kingdom-England-Northamptonshire-UK, Daventry, Cummins Co Ltd

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting Dec 19, 2018, 5:52:58 AM

Unposting Date Jan 18, 2019, 6:59:00 PM

Req ID: 180005K9