Caterpillar Engineering Specialist in Mossville, Illinois

Are you looking for your next big challenge? We at Caterpillar are investing in our future talent and are looking for talented individuals to join our team.

As an Engineer Specialist, you will be the global technical expert for IPSD-L on Cylinder Pack components and systems, and a key contributor in the concept, development, and design of complex systems. You will provide technical guidance to global teams. You will contribute to the planning and delivery of projects, continually learn and stay abreast of innovative technology, mentor, coach, and teach team members, and deepen your professional network.

Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

  • Provide technical guidance on needs analysis and initiate ideas

  • Initiate and lead the development of new technology in this area

  • Evaluate and promote new products, processes, or systems

  • Communicate results to customers, suppliers, team members, and other business units

  • Lead teams to the design of new products and processes

  • Provide technical guidance on product and process maintenance

  • Mentor other team members and build the competence of the team

  • Develop and implement component and system strategies and standard work

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in an accredited Engineering, or Materials Science curriculum

  • 8 years of product development work experience

  • Minimum 2 years of piston ring liner, cylinder pack, or combustion system development experience

Top Candidates Will Also Have:

  • Master’s degree in an accredited Engineering, or Materials Science curriculum

  • Strong analytical, communication, and interpersonal skills

/Caterpillar is not currently hiring individuals for this position who now or in the future require sponsorship for employment visa status; however, as a global company, Caterpillar offers many job opportunities outside of the U.S. which can be found through our employment website at



Job: *Engineering

Title: Engineering Specialist

Location: Illinois-Mossville

Requisition ID: 16000311