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John Deere Part-Time Student-Product Engineering-Dubuque IA in Dubuque, Iowa

There are over 7 billion people on this planet. And by 2050, there will be 2 billion more... many moving into urban centers at an unprecedented rate. Making sure there is enough food, fiber and infrastructure for our rapidly growing world is what we're all about at John Deere. And it's why we're investing in our people and our technology like never before! Here the world's brightest minds are tackling the world's biggest challenges. If you believe one person can make the world a better place, we'll put you to work. RIGHT NOW.

John Deere is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards 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.

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

Function: Product Engineering

Title: Part-Time Student-Product Engineering-Dubuque IA - 106559

Onsite/Remote: Onsite Position

Note: Relocation assistance is not provided.

The Part-Time Student Program is primarily designed to augment the Company’s regular full-time staff and is for students who work in parallel to their school schedule YEAR-ROUND .

Your Responsibilities

As a Product Engineering Part-Time Student for John Deere Dubuque Works located in Dubuque, Iowa , you will...

  • Collaborate with embedded software teams to assist in the development of embedded software features and functions per specified requirements

  • Ensure software quality by assisting in development and execution of software test and/or test infrastructure

  • Support the embedded software team, improving the development and test environment by enhancing tools, utilities, and scripts

This position is not available to students on immigration visas.

What Skills You Need

  • Ideally you will be pursuing a Bachelor's degree in Software Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or Electrical Engineering

  • Must be registered as a full-time student at a local (Iowa/Illinois/Wisconsin) accredited university

  • Graduation date of May 2025 or later

  • Cumulative GPA of 2.8 or above

  • Available to work during the academic year 10-20 hours/weekly

  • Available to work during the summer semester 30-40 hours/weekly

  • Must be able to commute to the work location in Dubuque, Iowa, twice/week year-round (NOTE: Relocation assistance is not provided.)

  • Basic knowledge of a programming language, preferably Procedural or Object-Oriented

  • Ability to interpret requirements, datasheets, or diagrams to support the design and development of embedded software features or functions

  • Strong mathematical and analytical problem-solving skills

  • Effective communicator with teamwork or collaboration experience

What Makes You Stand Out

  • Exposure to, or knowledge of Agile-based software development process

  • Basic knowledge of embedded software or firmware development

  • Basic knowledge of microcontrollers and/or embedded peripherals

  • Knowledge or experience with MATLAB and Simulink modeling

  • Knowledge/experience of continuous integration (CI) practices, utilizing source code repositories and/or build servers

  • Experience with IDEs like Visual Studio or Eclipse

  • Basic knowledge of real-time operating system (RTOS)

At John Deere, you are empowered to create a career that will take you to where you want to go while working in an inclusive team environment. 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. Additionally, we offer a comprehensive reward package to help you get started on your new career path, including:

  • Flexible work arrangements

  • Highly competitive base pay and performance bonuses

  • Savings & Retirement benefits (401K and Defined Benefit Pension)

  • Healthcare benefits with a generous company contribution in the Health Savings Account

  • Adoption assistance

  • Employee Assistance Programs

  • Tuition assistance

  • Fitness subsidies and on-site gyms at specific Deere locations

  • Charitable contribution match

  • Employee Purchase Plan & numerous discount programs for personal use

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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.

The terms of the applicable benefit plans, and all company actions administering or interpreting these plans, continue to control. Deere & Company reserves the right to suspend, amend, modify, or terminate the Plan(s) in any manner at any time, including the right to modify or eliminate any cost-sharing between the company and participants. Changes, which can be made at any time, are made by action of the company's board of directors, or to the extent authorized by resolution of its board of directors, or by the Deere & Company Compensation Committee. In the event of a conflict between the language of the official Plan Documents and this document, the language of the official Plan Documents will control.

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