John Deere Software Design Engineer in Fargo, North Dakota

There are 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 in our 175-year history. 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.

Primary Location: United States (US) - North Dakota (US-ND) - Fargo

Function: Product Engineering

Title: Software Design Engineer - 46660

Your Responsibilities

As an entry-level Software Design Engineer at John Deere Electronic Solutions in Fargo, North Dakota, you will design new and existing embedded software controls for robust on-/off-road vehicles and harsh environments. In addition you will:

  • Develop complex architectural, detailed design / analysis, coding, and complex testing / troubleshooting of firmware (embedded software) systems

  • Work in a highly skilled software team to deliver high quality software work products utilizing software development processes

  • Work on all phases of the Product Development Lifecycle, using a variety of tools for simulations and testing

  • Create software (C/C++/C#) for a variety of embedded systems

  • Travel as needed domestically and internationally to accomplish the tasks required of this position

Visa sponsorship is NOT available for this position.

What Skills You Need

  • One or more years of experience (professional/internship/educational) in software, systems, or electronic development embedded systems

  • Experience with development and debugging tools (such as Software Configuration Management, debuggers, oscilloscopes, timing analysis, static analysis, logic analyzers, multi-meters, etc.) to perform development and troubleshooting

  • Demonstrated understanding of concepts and designs for embedded systems development

  • Available to travel 25% of time both domestically and internationally

What Makes You Stand Out

  • Experience in software languages such as C, C++, or C#

  • Experience in development for 16 or 32 bit microcontrollers, compilers, linker and locator tool chains

  • Experience with simulation and modeling tools (e.g. MATLAB, Simulink) for software development -

  • Experience in signal processing algorithms (e.g. inertial sensors)

  • Experience with communication networks and protocols (e.g. CAN, Ethernet, LIN, etc)

Education (or equivalent work experience)

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

  • Bachelors of Science in an Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering related discipline

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.