John Deere Embedded Software Engineer in Dubuque, Iowa

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Primary Location: United States (US) - Iowa (US-IA) - Dubuque

Function: Product Engineering

Title: Embedded Software Engineer - 39934

Your Responsibilities

As an Embedded Software Engineer, for the Construction and Forestry Division, located in Dubuque, IA, you will be a contributing member of an embedded software engineering team, focused on the development of embedded software applications for off-highway industrial equipment. In addition, you will:

  • Design, develop, test, and debug software components used for electronically controlled systems on various Construction & Forestry products, while complying with a defined development process and coding standards

  • Participate on Agile-based software development teams and collaborate with cross functional product design teams developing various features, such as electro-hydraulics, powertrain, and/or operator interfaces

  • Utilize software tools and electronic instruments to troubleshoot and debug embedded systems

  • Provide technical support to the factory, Supply Management, and Product Support during key product development phases

Visa sponsorship is NOT available for this position.

What Skills You Need

  • 1 or more years of experience in Electrical and/or Software Engineering performing analysis, design, and testing for embedded software projects

  • Experience with C or C++ programming languages

  • Proficient with embedded systems tools such as emulators, compilers, simulators, etc.

  • Knowledge of electronic circuits and components, such as Micro Controllers, FETs, EEPROM/Flash, etc., with the ability to read schematics and data sheets

  • Ability to review and interpret software requirements

  • Effective communicator with teamwork experience

  • Good analytical thinking and problem solving skills

  • Experience with SAE J1939 CAN Communications

What Makes You Stand Out

  • Experience in embedded systems design with preemptive, multitasking real-time operating systems

  • Experience Model Based Software Design, preferably Mathworks (Simulink/Stateflow/Real-Time Workshop)

  • Experience in Embedded Software Development for mobile equipment applications

  • Knowledge of electro-hydraulics and powertrain applications

  • Experience with Microsoft Visual Studio IDE

  • Experience with software configuration management, software planning, and code review tools

  • Experience with SAE J1939 CAN analysis tools, specifically VehicleSpy or CANoe

  • Experience with Tasking VX Compiler and JTAG debuggers

  • Experience with continuous integration development, using automated build and test practices

Education (or equivalent work experience)

  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Computer Science, or equivalent experience.

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.

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 or expression, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.