CNH Industrial

Vehicle to Cloud Data Transfer Architect

Location US-IL-Burr Ridge
Product Development
Position Type


Through its people and brands, CNH Industrial delivers power, technology and innovation to farmers, builders and drivers all around the world. Each of its brands, including Case IH, New Holland Agriculture, Case and New Holland Construction, FPT Industrial, Capital, and Aftermarket Solutions, is a major international force in its specific sector.


Vehicle-to-cloud and vehicle-to-vehicle interaction is rapidly increasing with no end in sight. CNH Industrial is looking for expert support to reinforce the Vehicle Architecture and Networks team with attention to these important aspects. We are currently seeking an experienced Vehicle-to-Cloud Data Transfer Architect to join our team in Burr Ridge, IL.


  • Job Responsibilities:

    • Develop architectures (all layers) for V2X data communication with special attention to how the cloud interacts with the vehicle including, but not limited to:
      • Definition of a transparent policy for data packetization and transport between vehicle and final data consumer
      • Optimal file transfer protocol solution within bounds of current software architecture
      • Identification of roadmap to move from current solutions to improved long-term V2X protocols supporting next generation features and functionality
    • Identification of the most effective transmission protocol to send to lossy and non-lossy data with special attention to managing loss of connectivity (i.e. including local caching, delivery prioritization, data stacking, etc.)
    • Build Proof-of-Concept (PoC) for suggested solutions, including software development (or detailed monitoring software engineering activities) when needed to finalize the PoC
    • Support development of multi-year product roadmaps by providing technical vision and working with individual system architects to execute the vision
    • Provide technical leadership and mentoring of engineering teams, working closely with system architects, software engineers and business leaders
    • Influence and establish best-practices through solid design decisions, processes and tools with focus on data architecture.


The qualified candidate will have:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Engineering
  • 3+ years demonstratable experience defining machine-to-machine or machine-to-cloud connectivity solutions
  • 3+ years experience architecting complex local data storage solutions (i.e. on-machine)
  • 3+ years developing high quality embedded software using a structured system development life cycle
  • 3+ years experience streaming data to/from a cloud IoT platform in connected mobile applications
  • 3+ years of hands-on software engineering experience in one or more of the following: Python, C++, C#, Java, Web interfaces, SQL and NoSQL databases, continuous integration/delivery 
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple concurrent projects, prioritize work and escalate issues appropriately
  • Effective communication and presentation skills to peers, stakeholders, and senior-level leadership
  • Ability to adapt to new technologies and learn quickly.

The ideal candidate will have these preferred qualifications:

  • Advanced-level knowledge of 3 or more of the following technologies:
    • IoT SDKs/frameworks such as EdgeX Foundry
    • Hybrid cloud
    • Data security and privacy
    • Service Oriented Architecture
    • Event Stream Processing
    • AI/machine learning
    • Container technologies and orchestration (Docker, LXC)
    • RTOS, Ubuntu Core, or other IoT-based operating systems        
  • Expert level knowledge of architectural principles and design patterns
  • Demonstrated success in creating system architectures with focus on software
  • Strong on device, and cloud data management experience in data models and SQL and NoSQL databases
  • Familiarity with application, server, and network security and compliance requirements
  • Experience with IoT/M2M communications in one or more of the following industries:
    • Precision agriculture
    • Home/building automation
    • Healthcare
    • Smart utilities
    • Aerospace/Defense
  • Experience with industrial IoT devices from bare metal to user-space software applications
  • Experience with cloud based IoT platforms—MS Azure IoT cloud services preferred
  • Experience with Geo-Temporal data sets, agriculture specific preferred
  • Experience providing technical leadership to drive architecture and best practices with a data driven approach (i.e. robust justification for technical trade-offs)


CNH Industrial is an equal opportunity employer. This company considers candidates regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status. Applicants can learn more about their rights by viewing the federal "EEO is the Law" poster and its supplement here


CNH Industrial participates in E-Verify and will provide the federal government with your Form I-9 information to confirm that you are authorized to work in the U.S. You can view additional information here.


If you need reasonable accommodation with the application process, please call 1-800-889-4422 option 1 and then option 5, or contact us at


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