CNH Industrial

Vehicle Architect - Large & Compact Tractors

Location US-ND-Fargo
Position Type


CNH Industrial is a global leader in industrial goods. We provide farmers with cutting-edge technologies to help them feed a growing world population and we assist in building and rebuilding cities and infrastructures, all with future-proof powertrain solutions. With our Case IH, New Holland Agriculture, Case and New Holland Construction, and FPT Industrial brands, and comprehensive solutions for financing and aftermarket services, we’re driven to meet the needs of our customers.


Position Summary:


Vehicle Architect for Large & Compact Tractors is responsible for total vehicle layouts, DMU and vehicle level tasks. The Vehicle Architect supports Project Leads to finalize design assumptions, product offering and vehicle specifications.




Responsible for initial vehicle system space claim allocation and oversight/negotiation of space claim usage in the course of project development


Collaborate with industrial design and human factors departments to improve visibility, serviceability and styling


Styling concepts must take into account all the technical requirements from engineering


Co-ordinate/support vehicle related concept reviews for platform approval


Work with cross functional teams to integrate designs into vehicle and maintain master model


Support formal cross-functional design and assembly reviews.


Build & Track action items/PIR list


Responsible for tracking homologation requirements/impacts and supporting activity for homologating vehicle including vehicle level homologation drawings


Collaborate with responsible engineer regarding product offering/BOM changes tied to ECO activity


Track engineering supplied components required for assembly line development builds


Support vehicle level Technical Publication requirements, providing guidance on vehicle configurations and JT models



Bachelor’s Degree in mechanical, agricultural, automotive and/or electrical engineering.

3 plus years of Pro/E Creo, Solidworks, or equivalent modeling experience

Must have the ability to travel approximately 10%.

Preferred Qualifications:

The ideal candidate will have:

General knowledge of basic Ag tractor and/or other off-road vehicle design and operation

Strong problem-solving skills

Demonstrated ability to work in cross-functional teams

Ability to effectively communicate (verbal and written) issues, problems, and observations of work being performed across multiple levels and work groups.

Demonstrated ability to work with cross discipline teams as well as being a strong individual contributor.

Leadership skills with a proven track record to drive projects to completion

General computer applications (Excel, Word, etc.)


US applicants: 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


Read about our company’s commitment to pay transparency by clicking this link: pay transparency notice.


Canada applicants: CNH Industrial is an equal opportunity employer. This company considers candidates regardless of race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, nationality, place of origin, disability, marital status, family status, age, or any other ground prohibited by applicable provincial human rights legislation.


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