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Cummins Inc. Lead Product Engineer in Huddersfield, United Kingdom

Lead Product Engineer


Closing Date: 25th April 2021

We are looking for an innovative Lead Product Engineer with the drive and autonomy to help bring our product to market.

Working from our manufacturing plant in Huddersfield, UK, this dual product/project focused position that leads the overall technical coordination of product development activities whilst being accountable for the project management of technical risk and quality of the product up to and including early production.

Your impact will be seen in these and other ways:

  • Make decisions in areas of design and testing that will have an impact on the cost or delivery without any sacrifice to the quality expectations.

  • Leads the development and improvement of work processes and systems across a functional discipline area within a business unit.

  • Effectively negotiate with program leadership, customers, customer teams, product engineers or technology teams to deliver robust prototype and production designs, technical risk mitigation plans, and coordinated deliverables of new or current product change activity.

  • As a recognized specialist provide support and guidance to influence technical direction within the team and continue to develop proficiency in the competency areas critical to success in the development of the market.


To be successful, you will need;

  • Significant experience working within a product development, manufacturing environment.

  • Knowledge of Advanced Engineering, New Product Introduction (NPI) or Current Product Support (CPS)

  • Product development and root cause analysis techniques (e.g. Six Sigma, 8D, PDSS, VOC/VOX etc)

  • Project management skills

  • Be an influential member of the team

Compensation and Benefits

  • Salary between £42,000 - £52,500 depending on experience.

  • BUPA Membership

  • Cycle to Work

  • ESPP - Employee Share Program

  • Cummins UK Pension Scheme - min 3% contribution matched by Cummins

  • Optum - Employee Assist Program

  • Cummins Rewards

  • Variable Compensation 8%


Primary Location United Kingdom-England-West Yorkshire-UK, Huddersfield, CTT St Andrew's Road

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting Mar 26, 2021, 12:24:07 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 210000NO