Machine, Systems Integration Senior Engineering Specialist

Caterpillar, Inc.

Career Area:


Job Description:

Your Work Shapes the World at Caterpillar Inc.

When you join Caterpillar, youre joining a global team who cares not just about the work we do – but also about each other. We are the makers, problem solvers, and future world builders who are creating stronger, more sustainable communities. We dont just talk about progress and innovation here – we make it happen, with our customers, where we work and live. Together, we are building a better world, so we can all enjoy living in it.

It’s More Than a Job, it’s a Career – YouTube (

Job Summary:

In this role as a System Integration Engineer, you will report to the Engineering Manager and will be responsible to deliver a consistent customer experience in the application of critical safety features with electrification technology. As a member of the Engineering team, you will need to have a growth mindset, promote continuous improvement, and help build a defect-free culture. We have a fabulous team that does some of the most exciting work at Caterpillar, and we can’t wait for you to join the team!

What you will do:

Design and promote new products

Contribute to establishing the product line strategy for the product group

Define the program, product configuration, and modularity strategy

Develop and manage the project/program to the plan

Evaluate new products and competitive products, perform product maintenance

Remain up-to-date on new technologies or develop new technologies

Communicate technology to customers, team members, suppliers and other units

Support and advise other engineers, managers, marketing personnel, customers, suppliers, and other process partners

Mentor, coach and develop others

Represent the company externally

Specify the safety and regulatory requirements on battery electric machines

Ensure products are designed to meet industry safety expectation and all regulatory requirements specified

What you will have:

Bachelors degree in engineering degree

10 years of engineering experience.

2 years in a leadership role either leading people or projects

Top Candidates will also have:

Excellent analytical skills, an extensive understanding of complex engineering concepts and applications, and developed an area of expertise in multiple systems design and/or development associated with the product.

Strong technical leadership skills who has the ability to communicate technical information effectively with team members and others in the work group, as well employees in other units, customers and suppliers.

Additional Information:

The primary location for this position is Tucson, AZ

The secondary location for this position is Peoria, IL

Domestic relocation assistance is not available

This position may require 25% travel

Sponsorship is not available

This posting will close at midnight on November 7, 2023

What you will get:

Our goal at Caterpillar is for you to have a rewarding career. Our teams are critical to the success of our customers who build a better world.

Here you earn more than just a salary because we value your performance. We offer a total rewards package that provides benefits on day one (medical, dental, vision, RX, and 401K) along with the potential of an annual bonus.

Additional benefits include paid vacation days and paid holidays (prorated based upon hire date).

Final details:

Please frequently check the email associated with your application, including the junk/spam folder, as this is the primary correspondence method. If you wish to know the status of your application – please use the candidate log-in on our career website as it will reflect any updates to your status.

For more information, visit To connect with us on social media, visit


Visa Sponsorship is not available for this position. This employer is not currently hiring foreign national applicants that require or will require sponsorship tied to a specific employer, such as, H, L, TN, F, J, E, O. As a global company, Caterpillar offers many job opportunities outside of the U.S which can be found through our employment website at

EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals – Including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities – are encouraged to apply.

Not ready to apply? Join our Talent Community ( .

There’s more to work at Caterpillar than just the work itself. We hire smart, friendly people and it shows in our culture. We hold ourselves to high standards and make sure our values of integrity, excellence, teamwork, commitment and sustainability come to life in the way we work. We make sure our employees feel continuously challenged while also supported. We provide professional growth opportunities, including leadership programs. We celebrate the diversity of our team, while also working together as one Caterpillar.

Our culture, like everything at our company, is made possible by each employee’s contribution. Person by person, we create the environment we work in, and we are proud of the Caterpillar we’ve built.