CNH Industrial

Principal Systems Engineer, Vehicle Electronics Architectural Deployment

Location US
Position Type


CNH Industrial is a world-class equipment and services company. Driven by its purpose of Breaking New Ground, which centers on Innovation, Sustainability and Productivity, the Company provides the strategic direction, R&D capabilities, and investments that enable the success of its five core Brands: Case IH, New Holland Agriculture and STEYR, supplying 360° agriculture applications from machines to implements and the digital technologies that enhance them; and CASE and New Holland Construction Equipment delivering a full lineup of construction products that make the industry more productive. Across a history spanning over two centuries, CNH Industrial has always been a pioneer in its sectors and continues to passionately innovate and drive customer efficiency and success, driven by its purpose of Breaking New Ground. As a truly global company, CNH Industrial’s 35,000+ employees form part of a diverse and inclusive workplace, focused on empowering customers to grow, and build, a better world.


In Precision Technology, we make iron smarter.  Our team members deliver innovative solutions helping our customers to be more productive, save time, lower costs, and to operate sustainably.  From vehicle displays, application controls, steering solutions, digital services and telematics, to fully autonomous driverless technology, we develop solutions that solve challenges for customers around the world. 


As the Principal Systems Engineer for Vehicle Electronics Architectural Deployment, you'll be responsible for guiding the implementation of a future vehicle electronics architecture across and into the entire portfolio of vehicle platforms. Success of the business is dependent on our ability to deliver on new customer features and capabilities rapidly, efficiently, and with superior quality. 

  • Participate and provide technical expertise in the architectural definition of new generation vehicle electronics
  • Definition and allocation of HW component requirements and capabilities
  • Definition and allocation of application requirements, capabilities, and HW host distribution
  • Provide technical oversight for the planning, adoption, development, deployment, and support of new architecture
  • Working with the platform and architecture leaders to manage the evolution towards the new architecture with deliberate methodology
  • Coordinate the execution of the architectural vision across and into the individual products
  • Drive common Vehicle Electronics platform adoption across the Vehicle Platform Portfolio to achieve efficiency and effective implementation
  • Partners with GPP Leaders & Program Management to communicate and educate stakeholders on Vehicle Electronics Architecture and adoption plans
  • Applies Architecture Definition for Application, Middleware, HMI, Component, Interface Management, Power, and Signal Distribution Architecture Activities that are realized in Agriculture
  • Ensure factory and customer support tooling and capabilities for production of machines with the new architecture
  • Collaborates with the Systems Engineering organization to define and evolve a unified product electronic functional, physical, and operational architectural vision and drives that vision to the marketplace
  • Ensure clear, cohesive, and robust architectural design and requirements specifications for all products in the portfolio.
  • Ensure the Quality Systems are understood, implemented, and maintained within the department.
  • Maintain effective communication with the business sector leadership team, team members and functional leadership in all activities required to design, develop and deliver the product successfully.

Position Pays $124,000 to $190,000. This position is eligible for the company bonus plan (Actual salaries will vary and will be based on various factors, such as skill, experience and qualification for the role.)



Minimum Qualifications

  • Expert engineer with 12+ years of career experience, with Bachelor's degree. 10+ years with Master's degree. 6+ years with PHD. 

Preferred Qualifications

  • Ability to understand business and technical requirements to lead teams around a common vision to execute
  • Proven track record in New Product Introduction
  • Extensive experience in software/hardware development and deployment
  • Experience in deployment of products and solutions through cross-functional teams in a global environment
  • Demonstrated ability to influence in areas outside of direct control (product roadmap, finance, marketing, operations)
  • Comfortable in a global matrix organization, including indirect functional engagement with product development processes, quality systems and the senior leadership
  • Excellent communication skills, including ability to communicate across all levels of the organization both technical and non-technical
  • Knowledge of System Engineering and Architectural Design


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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