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John Deere Design 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 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.

Title: Design Engineer

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

Function: Product Engineering

Major Purpose

Performs basic product design, testing and/or analysis work for a defined portion of a project. Operates in a team environment, providing input to design solutions and participating in design reviews. Develops recommendations within established guidelines; work and decisions are reviewed by supervisors before implementation.

Main Responsibilities

  • Design of electrical harness 3D models and routing definition according to design guidelines, standards, and best practices.

  • Design of prints according to design guidelines, standards, and best practices.

  • Support cross-functional teams in EPDP (Enterprise Product Development Process) and CI (Continuous improvement) activities.

  • Interact with other Product Engineering areas and PV&V (Product Verification & Validation) to understand system interactions and constraints to ensure alignment with their designs.

  • Own electrical harness ETNs (Engineering Top Numbers) along with their BOM (Bill of Materials) and workflow.

  • Interact with Supply Management, Quality Engineering, and electrical harness suppliers to ensure parts are ordered & delivered on time, appropriate manufacturing practices are followed, and quality standards met.

  • Investigate, resolve, and document electrical harness routing issues in the NCCA (Non-Conformance and Corrective Action) system.

  • Develop and improve electrical harness routing guidelines and processes.

  • Verify electrical harness designs through the use of simulation tools.

  • Provide guidance and feedback to contract engineers supporting the assigned projects.

What Skills You Need

  • CAD modeling experience.

  • Basic Electrical design knowledge.

  • Highly organized & attention to detail.

  • Analysis and decision-making skills.

  • Ability to work in cross-functional teams.

  • Good communication and written skills (Spanish & English).

What Makes You Stand Out

  • 1.5+ years of experience in 3D modeling

  • Strong Electrical design knowledge.

  • Experience with development & integration of electrical systems (controller, sensors, and actuators).

  • Experience designing electrical harnesses

  • EPDP and CI knowledge & experience.

  • Agricultural machinery knowledge.

  • Familiar with agricultural practices.

Education (or equivalent experience)

B.S. Mechatronics Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or Industrial Design

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.