Noise, Vibration & Harshness (NVH) 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.

Position Summary:

As an NVH Design Engineer, you will mainly design new products and processes, and improve and maintain existing products, for Case IH and New Holland CCH [Cash Crop High] and 4WD agricultural tractors manufactured at the Racine, WI and Fargo, ND plants respectively.

This position will lie within a global tractor vehicle product engineering team. We seek candidates that have experience in any of the following systems: NVH testing/analysis, Structures, Weldments, Castings, Vehicle Suspension, Cab and Operator Environment, Hoods, Grilles and Engine Enclosures, and other general on or off-road vehicle engineering systems.



Lead projects, prepare and complete designs, design reviews, FMEA, and lead all modeling (component and assembly) and drawing efforts. Track costs of completed designs with product cost management.

Clearly define and evaluate component and system costs versus achieved functionality.

Complete test requests, and shop work orders, resolve field product integrity reports (PIR's), and track progress.

Accountability for achieving reliability targets in during Global Product Development (GDP).

Compose and track engineering changes.

Accountable to maintain project log on assigned tasks and work with team through development and implementation phases to meet timing.

Communicate with management, engineering team, platform, production, and marketing staff utilizing effective proactive engineering tools to determine design feasibility, cost effectiveness, and customer acceptance for new and current products and refine requirements when necessary.

Communicate with the engineering team to coordinate the interrelated design and assure project completion following established design process

Accountable for prototype builds and actively engage in field operations as required. The individual in this position must be able to develop, maintain, and release necessary system specifications and documentation consistent with program requirements. These include but are not limited to operational requirements, interfaces, test and validation specifications, models and prints. Documentation may be used by both internal and external customers.

Must be able to provide necessary models and documentation necessary to support major management milestone presentation reviews.

Responsible for keeping informed of engineering and agricultural technological developments, and evolving field practices through field contacts, professional technical societies, associated conferences and customer interfaces.



Bachelor's degree in Mechanical/Aerospace/Automotive Engineering

6 plus years of experience with vehicle or cab suspension design for agriculture, automotive, construction or powersports equipment

Experience in structural dynamics and vibrations, NVH testing or simulation, including ride and handling development and shock/damper tuning/design.

Experience using data acquisition technology, and vibration and fatigue theory.

Experience in NVH methodology, standards, procedures and acceptance criteria development, noise reduction strategies and treatments, advanced NVH testing, transfer path analysis in addition to noise source quantification

Experience analyzing designs for NVH performance using desktop analysis software

Experience with data acquisition systems such as Dewesoft, LMS, Squadriga, and B&K

Experience with Data analysis of noise/vibration, frequency/order analysis, modal analysis and transfer path analysis (TPA).

Must have the ability to travel approximately 20%.

Preferred Qualifications

The ideal Candidate will have:

Master's Degree

Experience as a team leader with strong communication skills, attention to detail, and problem-solving ability.

Experience in several of the following areas: active or semi-active suspension design, active noise cancellation system development and/or installation, ADAMs/Altair Motion or similar system dynamic modeling simulation, tire development and brake system development.

Relevant work experience in design or manufacturing environment and ability to work in cross functional team environments is a must.


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