Staff Embedded Software Engineer

  • CNH Industrial
  • Burr Ridge, IL

Full Time



    Job Description

    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.
    We are currently seeking a Staff Embedded Software Engineer to join our Agricultural and construction Product Development organization. As a Staff Embedded Software Engineer, you will be responsible for Architect and develop new generation software core software solution for ECUs. Core software typically includes middle layer, lower layer embedded software, RTOS, bootloader, cybersecurity stack for electronic control unit (ECU). Core software needs to meet stringent real time and performance requirements. The developed core software is integrated with application software.

    Responsibilities include:

    • Design new generation core software solution catered for the CNHi requirements with best suited choices of make and buy software modules
    • Design and development of middle layer/BSW and lower layer/BSP embedded software for multiple ECUs on microcontrollers and SOCs
    • Develop talent and guide junior engineers to become more proficient and aligned with the goals.
    • Integrate and acceptance testing of supplier provided software modules.
    • Configure and Integrate AUTOSAR - MCAL based drivers with legacy middle layer modules
    • Develop and maintain integration workflows and document integration guide for easier application software integration
    • Design and develop tools to automate software workflows and processes. Develop and maintain software build environment
    • Ensure that software is developed with high quality standards, adhering to the coding standards and guidelines defined by the organization
    • Perform integration tests on EE hardware to ensure that software meets the stringent performance requirements of real time embedded system
    • Contributes to Functional Safety relevant software functions in accordance with ISO25119, ISO13849
    • Debug and fix software bugs reported by HIL, product validation team or application software team during verification and validation cycle
    • Reviews progress of projects and provides frequent progress updates to direct manager, other stakeholders
    • Document and demonstrate solutions by developing documentation, flowcharts, and diagrams to support problem analysis.
    • Ensure that software adheres to coding standards and meet stringent performance and safety requirements of real time embedded system
    • Debug and fix bugs reported by HIL, product validation team or application software team during verification and validation cycle. Work with external customers to troubleshoot and solve problems.
    • Maintain a clean and safe work area. Follow established safety and ergonomic standards.

    This role pays-$125,000 -$192,000 ( Actual salaries will vary and will be based on various factors, such as skill, experience and qualification for the role.)

    • Bachelor's Degree in engineering (electrical or mechanical or software) with a minimum of 8 years experience is required. Master's Degree with a minimum of 6 years experience or Doctorate with a minimum of 3 years experience.
    • Experience building core software solution catered for ECUs (preferably for automotive grade ECUs)
    • Strong experience of microcontrollers (16/32-bit automotive grade), compilers/linkers
    • Strong embedded code debugging skills (call stack analysis, profiling, breakpoint evaluation, resource budget analysis as Flash, RAM, and CPU load)
    • Experience with CAN based protocols such as J1939, XCP, KWP, UDS, communication tools Vector CANalayser, CANape, CANoe, INCA or similar
    • Experience working with memories (Flash, EEPROM, RAM, External memories), MMU etc.
    • Experience working with real time operating system RTOS (Autosar OSEK or similar)
    • Proficient at software design and requirements documentation
    • Knowledge of configuration management tools such as SVN, Git or similar, requirements tools (e.g., Polarion or similar)
    • Demonstrated significant problem-solving capabilities and experience
    • Travel: Up to 10% domestic/international

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Experience building technical talent and guide junior engineers.
    • Knowledge of Autosar concepts and experience working with AUTOSAR based MCAL device driver configuration and integration
    • Knowledge of Functional Safety concepts and software implementation in accordance with ISO25119, ISO13849, ISO26262
    • Knowledge of cybersecurity concepts and implementation

    • Team player who is self-motivated and has ability to work with minimal supervision

    • Ability to communicate effectively with team members and leadership staff


    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.
    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.

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    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.