Job Type Permanent
Job Family Product Development
COMPANY PROFILE :
CNH Industrial is a global leader in the capital goods sector with established industrial experience, a wide range of products and a worldwide presence.
and FPT Industrial for engines and transmissions.
More information can be found on the corporate website : www.cnhindustrial.com
PRIMARY FUNCTION :
This position will support CNHI's Tractor Innovation Engineering activities.
Lead and execute a group of innovation projects, prepare and complete mechanical drawings, hydraulic designs / schematics, design reviews, FMEA, clearly define and evaluate components and system costs versus achieved functionality.
Prototype performance check on the vehicles defining test procedures, if required, and the corrective actions to achieve the results.
Willing to travel (up to 30% of time on average) to gain product and functional experience, to assist in the evaluation of the prototypes in the field, to plants and to suppliers facilities.
Accountable to maintain project log on assigned tasks and work with team through development and implementation phases to meet timing.
Communicate with the engineering team to coordinate the interrelated design and assure project completion following established design process.
The individual in this position must be able to develop, maintain, and release necessary system specifications and documentation.
This position will report to the Tractor Innovation Manager and will work closely with various Ag Product Platforms and the technology innovation team.
ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES :
Work as Tractor Innovation team member by developing innovative, functional features and systems that address future Platform needs.
An extensive amount of independent thinking is required to generate new ideas.
Guide interns from university for those activities related to the projects and new investigations where the candidate is directly involved.
Review and understand technologies and trends that will influence medium term and long term product plans.
Work closely to simulation teams in building & validating of different simulation models on the new systems developed.
Update the related management tools (TcAE, kpi-tool, CTS )
Master in Mechanical, Hydraulic Engineering or PhD highly preferred
Up to 3 years experience with Amesim, Automation Studio, Creo PTC, Matlab / Simulink, NILabVIEW and related platform like NI CompactRIO.
Special interest in robotics, automation and electrification.
Internships or Research will be considered towards experience)
Preferred Qualifications :
Experience with off road machinery requirements and operations is a plus
Excellent verbal and written communication skills required.
Ability to work independently and in a team environment required with an open mindset.
Ability to provide local and remote field site support / analysis for own project and help others.
Agricultural background or relevant experience in off road machinery engineering is a plus.