John Deere Grade Control Systems Engineer in Dubuque, Iowa
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Primary Location: United States (US) - Iowa (US-IA) - Dubuque
Function: Product Engineering
Title: Grade Control Systems Engineer - 55759
As a Grade Control Systems Engineer for John Deere Construction and Forestry located in Dubuque, IA, you will write and manage both product (PRD) & software (SRD) requirements. In addition, you will:
Deliver the architectural vision to machine platforms
Work through design execution details including PDM-Link & SAP
Coordinate integration of components onto machine platforms
Develop and selection of sensors involved in meeting the requirements of grade control solutions
Provide technical engineering support to product support
Actual or pseudo PDP Team Leader role for Grade Control projects
Machine and grade control system operation and development
Develop software for the integration and feature development of grade control solutions
Develop system and control models of grade control with machine integration
Work with grade control suppliers on factory solution integration
Visa sponsorship is NOT available for this position.
What Skills You Need
1 or more years of professional experience in electronic systems development
Strong technical skills in the areas of software development, hardware development, and electrical architecture development
Ability to work in a self-directed mode
Strong problem solving skills
1 or more years of experience utilizing the Deere product development process
Experience leading a multi-functional team
Strong communication and teamwork skills
What Makes You Stand Out
Advanced degree in Electrical Engineering, Controls Engineering or equivalent
Experience with both electronic hardware and software
Experience with off-road equipment electronic design, communication bus interfaces, electronic manufacturing and test processes, and electromagnetic compatibility
A background in construction or agricultural equipment operation
5 or more years of professional engineering experience
Education (or equivalent work experience)
Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Controls Engineering, 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.