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John Deere Software Engineer in Coffeyville, Kansas

At John Deere, we run so life can leap forward. This powerful purpose is our promise to humankind that we will dream, design and deliver breakthrough products that sustain our world for generations to come. The world is counting on us to feed billions of people and build vital infrastructures in villages, towns, and megacities. We live up to the legacy our founder forged in a one-room blacksmith's shop nearly two centuries ago by creating a culture that brings out the best in all of us. A culture where great ideas thrive because every voice is heard.

Primary Location: United States (US)- Kansas- Coffeyville

Function: Product Engineering

Title: Software Engineer- 86454

Onsite/Remote:Onsite Position

This position is eligible for a partial telework arrangement at the present time. The arrangement may be delayed for training or other job acclimation purposes and remains subject to change.

Your Responsibilities

As a Software Engineer for John Deere Coffeyville Works located in Coffeyville, KS, you will be an integral part of a software and controls team responsible for the development of embedded software for John Deere Drivetrain products. Your role on the team will help support embedded software development with an emphasis on utilizing plant modeling to support Model Based Software Development (MBSD) best practices.

Additionally, you will

  • Work closely with hardware development teams to create plant models that can be used to fully understand the physics of our hardware and utilize Model Based Software Development (MBSD) to develop robust embedded control algorithms

  • Implement software unit tests, Model in the Loop (MIL), and Hardware in the Loop (HIL) test plans

  • Evaluation, tuning, and testing of software of products in the test lab and in the field

    Visa sponsorship is available for this position.

What Skills You Need

  • Experience with MATLAB Simulink

  • Understanding of embedded software development

  • Experience with C++ and other programming languages

What Makes You Stand Out

  • Experience with plant modeling software such as Amesim, Simscape, etc.

  • Hands-on background with off-highway machinery, drivetrain, or powertrain hardware.

  • Experience with Model Based Software Development tools and methodology.

  • Experience with continuous integration development and automated build tools

  • Experience with GitHub workflow and best practices

  • Familiarity with J1939 CAN protocol


Ideally you will have a degree or equivalent related work experience in the following:

  • BS Software/Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or Agricultural Engineering

    What You'll Get

    At John Deere, you are empowered to create a career that will take you to where you want to go. Here, you'll enjoy the freedom to explore new projects, the support to think outside the box and the advanced tools and technology that foster innovation and achievement. We offer comprehensive relocation and reward packages to help you get started on your new career path. Click here ( to find out more about our Total Rewards Package.

    The information contained herein is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and qualifications required of individuals performing the job. The qualifications detailed in this job description are not considered the minimum requirements necessary to perform the job, but rather as guidelines.

    An Equal Opportunity Employer, John Deere requires a diversity of people, perspectives and ideas to address the complex challenges of its global business. John Deere is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.