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Engineering Technical Director - Eaton Cummins Automated Transmission Technologies (ECJV) at Cummins in Kalamazoo, Michigan

Posted in Engineering 30+ days ago.

Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Our culture believes in POWERING YOUR POTENTIAL. We provide global opportunities to develop your career, make your community a better place and work with today’s most innovative thinkers to solve the world’s toughest problems.

We believe in flexibility for you to explore your passions while making an impact through meaningful work within our inclusive workforce. That’s what #LifeAtCummins is all about.

We are looking for a talented Technical Director (Engineering) to join our team specializing in transmission engineering for our Eaton Cummins Automated Transmission Technologies in Galesburg, MI.

Eaton Cummins Automated Transmission Technologies (ECJV) is a joint venture between Eaton and Cummins, Inc. producing industry-leading medium and heavy-duty automated commercial transmission products to OEM customers around the globe. Our business thrives with talent from diverse skillsets and backgrounds. Grow your career by joining this exceptional collaboration opportunity that embraces innovative thinking, compelling creativity, and customer-focus.

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

  • Lead Managers of mechanical teams for New Product development programs and current product technical support.

  • Direct proactive risk assessment and risk mitigation throughout the New Product Development programs

  • Build, develop and coach global technical teams

  • Direct optimization and efficient distribution of global work

  • Set direction for lean, DFSS (Design for Six Sigma) and analysis led design efforts globally

  • Lead ECJV Intellectual Property patent and governance process

  • Advise functional excellence teams that optimizes work processes and tools such as change management, bill of material management, design standards, ESW (Engineering Standard Work), etc.

  • Assist with global product strategy

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

  • Proven leadership as a Technical Advisor or Technical/Engineering Senior Leader working in a product, technology or engineering service area with a successful track record of developing technical talent and enabling high performing teams that deliver on project expectations through a range of varying business scenarios and/or life-cycles.

  • Concept to Production launch experience for large development programs for new powertrain systems

  • Strong technical and commercial balance to understand and optimize stakeholder needs such as capital, cost, time to market, customer needs

  • Commercial vehicle powertrain systems knowledge required

  • Global engineering design experience working across regions

  • Transmission mechanical system knowledge including enclosures, gears, bearings, lube systems, chassis interfaces required


  • College, university, or equivalent bachelor’s degree in Engineering or other relevant technical disciplines is required.

  • Advanced degree preferred

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, Medical/Dental/Life Insurance, Health Savings Account, Domestic Partners Coverage and a full complement of personal and professional benefits.

Cummins and E-verify

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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