Electric Drivetrain Control Engineer at CNH Industrial

Posted in Other 6 days ago.

Location: Burr Ridge, Illinois

Job Description:


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.

Technical position responsible for the development of electrified drivetrain controls for agricultural and construction equipment. This position works closely with the Integration, Electrical, Software and Simulation teams as well as Test Lab and Vehicle groups in the design and development of advanced control systems.


  • Develops electrical drivetrain system controls for new hybrid drivetrain Innovation projects

  • Responsible for identifying the most efficient controls strategy to manage multiple energy flows entering the electrified drivetrain

  • Owns, manages and releases electronic system control logics

  • Delivers work in an efficient and timely manner in completion of specific project milestones

  • Interfaces with software engineering and other departments to facilitate the development process of electrified drivetrain

  • Provides team progress updates to direct manager as needed.

  • Ensures the use of engineering standards, methodologies, and global product development processes in engineering team's daily work

  • Interfaces with Electrification Technology engineering team for HV/LV system performance & integration

  • Fosters an environment that welcomes and encourages new and innovative design concepts, inventions, patents, and product opportunities for improvement

  • Embraces Innovation mindset, encourages new technology and is creative



The Qualified Candidate will have:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Electrical/Electronic Engineering or another relevant discipline

  • 3+ years of experience in linear controls (classical and state space)/system engineering

  • Understanding of non-linear controls (e.g. Back stepping, Sliding mode)

  • Ability to travel up to 15% of time

The Preferred Candidate will have:

  • Master's Degree in Electrical/Electronic Engineering or similar.

  • Experience in real-time rapid control prototyping (dSpace, NI etc.)

  • Experience with online vehicle calibration (Control Desk, INCA, Vector tools etc.)

  • Experience with the following development tools: Matlab, Simulink, Stateflow, Control Desk, Vector Canalyzer/Canoe (J1939)

  • Experience in developing Adaptive controls

  • Knowledge in Design for Six Sigma (DFSS) tools

  • Experience leading and working in multi-location teams

  • Agricultural or Construction Equipment background or relevant experience in off road machinery engineering.

  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving abilities.

  • An extensive amount of independent thinking is required.

  • Able to work under minimal supervision

  • Leadership and communication skills.


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.

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