CNH Industrial

Systems Engineer

Location US | US-IL-Burr Ridge
Position Type


CNH Industrial is a world-class equipment and services company dedicated to advancing the noble work of agriculture and construction workers. Driven by our shared purpose of Breaking New Ground, we are passionate about bringing Innovation, Sustainability, and Productivity to all that we do. As a truly global company, CNH Industrial’s 37,000+ employees form part of a diverse and inclusive workplace, focused on empowering customers to grow, and build, a better world through our core brands: Case IH, STEYR, New Holland Agriculture, CASE, and New Holland Construction.


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 a Systems Engineer you will be responsible for ensuring overall form, fit, and function of new vehicle systems into a single complete system.

  • Responsible for executing system engineering best practices.
  • Assist in the develop architectures and requirements for overall vehicle E/E system with special focus on physical architecture, interface definitions, high-level feature distribution, power modes and distribution.
  • Define architectures that can be applied across a variety of agriculture and construction equipment while allowing form optimal variant management.
  • Analyze various technologies and approaches to incorporate into system architectures and report on benefits, deficiencies, and impacts of adoption.
  • Perform appropriate analysis and investigations to support architectural decisions.
  • Work closely with architectural team to ensure maximum component scalability and modularity.
  • Support development of multi-year product roadmaps interpreting product line vision and work with product and system engineering teams to translate into a tactical advanced engineering blueprint that meets customer and business needs.
  • Ensure designs are aligned with stakeholder needs through frequent interaction with product and platform management.
  • Create vehicle-platform specific architectures to be used as reference designs for all models within that vehicle platform.
  • Produce architecture work products such as: physical architecture diagram, state/mode diagram, hierarchy diagram, power distribution diagram.
  • Ensure product aligns with applicable standards.
  • Work with product verification and validation to ensure system and components perform as needed.
  • Demonstrates support for company culture in their daily actions.
  • Maintain a clean and safe work area. Follow established safety and ergonomic standards.
  • May be called upon to perform comparable duties of a similar or related nature and/or assist in other areas as needed.
  • Learning, understanding, continuously improving, and promoting the quality management system in accordance with ISO standards.

Position Pays $101,200 to $146,500. 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.)


  • Engineer with 2+ years of career experience, with Bachelors' degree, 1+ years experience with Master's degree, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Experience in developing electronic systems for mission-critical applications.
  • Ability to create highly technical hardware architectures.
  • Experience in writing technical requirements.
  • Experience in off highway automation and/or autonomy.

Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Familiarity with on-vehicle power generation, distribution and management.
  • Strong experience with off highway vehicle electronics.
  • Strong experience with agricultural practices and operations.
  • Well-developed problem analysis and problem-solving techniques.
  • Proficiency with a computer, including use of Microsoft Word and Excel.
  • Team player who is self-motivated and has the ability to work with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with team members and leadership staff.
  • Travel may be necessary, based on position.
  • US Citizenship may be required, based on position.

CNH Industrial offers a wide variety of benefits that not only encourages wellness and preventive care, but we also provide the right tools and programs to help you achieve it.  Our benefits package includes medical, dental, vision, disability, and life insurance.  Our industry leading 401k will support you in meeting your retirement objectives.  Additional benefits include paid parental leave, flexible work policies, opportunities for self-development and paid leave for specific activities. For more information, please visit #LI-AR3




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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