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John Deere Base Software Engineer in Garza Garcia, Mexico

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 were all about at John Deere. And its why were investing in our people and our technology like never before in our 175-year history. Here the worlds brightest minds are tackling the worlds biggest challenges. If you believe one person can make the world a better place, well put you to work. RIGHT NOW.

Title: Base Software Engineer

Primary Location: Mexico (MX) - Nuevo Len JD Shared Svcs-Monterrey

Function: Engineering (CA)

John Deere is a foremost leader in the ag equipment business, and we continue to put a solid stamp on other industries. For over 150 years, the companys portfolio of groundbreaking products has grown to include industries related to and outside of agriculture, including Turf, Construction and Forestry and Wind Technologies. The image of John Deere is no longer that of a signature green tractor meandering across a field; its been replaced with an image of acceleration, swift progress, and innovative leaping toward the companys 200th year. The product line alone serves as proof with advances in machine performance, equipment automation, fleet management, and John Deeres ongoing investment in emerging markets.

Main Responsabilities:

Design new and existing embedded software for RTOS for robust on/off road vehicles and harsh environments.

Perform requirements capture, analysis, design, programming, debugging, hardware integration and verification.

This position requires a degree of technical judgment, independent thinking, experience and development approaches to solutions.

This person must be customer focused and capable of multitasking between several different tasks and customers daily.

This person must be capable of holding technical conversations in English with stakeholders and team members daily.

What Skills You Need:

Good understanding on Embedded Software Technology and Strong Software Development Skills to support software developers.

Knowledge on C programming language.

Knowledge on with microcontrollers.

Knowledge on Data Structures and Algorithms.

Experience working with analog/digital electronics.

Knowledge on software architecture.

Knowledge Microcontroller systems (e.g. boot loaders, A/D converters, watchdog timers, interrupt and trap functions).

Understanding on Real-Time Operating System concepts, task schedulers, and application development.

Understanding on Microcontroller operation and memory organization.

Undersranding Operation and use of compilers, linkers and locators.

Good written and verbal communication skills (English).

Effective communication skills in English for highly technical conversations.

Strong commitment on delivery/ Customer oriented.

Strong drive by results.

What Make You Stand Out:

Strong knowledge on version control systems such as GIT.

Experience with Agile Methodology

Experience with debugging tools.

Knowledge x86 and ARM architectures.

Various peripherals (controllers, serial and parallel interfaces, USB, Ethernet, EEPROM, CAN).

Communication networks (e.g. CAN).


Minimum B.S. degree in any of the following disciplines: Electrical Engineering, Mechatronics, Digital Systems and Robotics, Computer Science or Advanced Engineering Degree.

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.

John Deere--a proven business leader-- watch your potential grow.

This position will be posted for a minimum of 7 business days and unposted when a qualified pool of candidates is achieved.

Candidates must have the necessary work permits to work in the country.