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Cummins Inc. Functional Safety Engineer - Electrolyzer in Mississauga, Ontario

Functional Safety Engineer - Electrolyzer


We are looking for a talented Functional Safety Engineer to join our team specializing in sales for our #NewPower Business Unit in Mississauga, Ontario.

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

  • Obtains input from stakeholders such as technical managers, project leaders, other product and manufacturing engineers and supplier partners to deliver information and recommendations that lead to quality product decisions.

  • Applies academic knowledge and existing experience to take action and make decisions that progress projects forward without sacrificing project quality expectations. Examples of these decisions include day to day project details, analysis or test work instruction details, coordination across discipline areas that are necessary to make quality progress.


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

  • Product Problem Solving - Solves product problems using a process that protects the customer; determines the assignable cause; implements robust, data-based solutions; and identifies the systemic root causes and recommended actions to prevent problem reoccurrence.

  • Product Verification and Validation Management - Develops product systems validation plans from a variety of inputs to identify failure modes, while managing product risk and relative priority; negotiates product requirements against capability to guide project scope; evaluates analytical, simulation and physical test results to verify product capability and validate requirements; assesses legacy versus proposed system solution capabilities and produces recommendations with technical documentation to support product decisions.

  • Knowledge to Safety Codes and standards in the Hydrogen or process industry.

  • Maintaining and monitoring the gaps or limitations of a product line from a Safety standpoint and develop plans to address them as part of the product road map

  • Working closely with other platform leaders to define processes and tools for Safety management of electrolyzers

  • Partnering with the functional engineers in the planning, delivery and execution of engineering plans.

  • Ability to manage ambiguity and help with prioritization of work

Education, Licenses, Certifications

College, university, or equivalent Bachelor's degree in Engineering or other relevant technical disciplines is required.

This position may require licensing for compliance with export controls or sanctions regulations.

Experience Required:

  • 5 years of experience in FS (typically 15y of experience in I&C and/or Autom. Engineering)

  • Can be by certification for IEC 61511/61508 creditable organization for 5 years (e.g. TUV Rheinland, Exida, TUV Sud

  • Knowledge of MS Office tools is preferred.

  • prior experience in Chemical or oil and Gas process industry

  • HAZOP / LOPA (experience in participation or facilitation risk assessment)

  • (Software for SIL verification)

  • Design of SRS (Safety Requirement Specifications)

  • Participation in FAT (Factory acceptance test) and SAT (Site acceptance test) (experience)

  • Functional Safety Assessment studies (FSA)

At Cummins, we are committed to the principles of diversity and employment equity under the Employment Equity Act, and we strive to ensure that our workforce reflects the diverse nature of Canadian society

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.

The successful candidate will go through pre-employment background check process consists of a Criminal Background Check which includes a criminal background check as well as an education and work experience check. Specific Tickets / Licenses are checked as required, and Drivers Abstracts are required for any position where driving is part of the job.


Primary Location Canada-Ontario-Mississauga-Canada, ON, Mississauga, Argentia

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting Jan 10, 2023, 2:37:50 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Organization New Power Business

Req ID: 22000A0N