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John Deere Embedded Software Engineer (Power Electronics) 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.

Title: Embedded Software Engineer (Power Electronics)

Primary Location: Mexico (MX) - Monterrey - Nuevo León

Function: Information Technology

Main Responsibilities

    • This position will be working at the ETEC, assigned to a software design team.
  • He/she will be responsible for implementing new and existing embedded software controls for power inverters meant for robust on/off road vehicles and harsh environments.

  • Knowledgeable with the 'V' model software development.

  • This person should be able to:

  • use C programming language for embedded systems

  • understand electrical schematics

  • setup low-level Hardware configuration on microcontrollers;

  • setup a testbench for HiL testing;

  • understand and set-up Matlab Simulink models (Model-Based Software Design & Simulation);

  • This person will perform tasks to meet quality, delivery and cost goals with supervision.

What Skills You Need

    • 2-3+ years of experience with firmware (Embedded Software) development
  • 2-3 years of experience C programming language for embedded systems

  • Experience with Real Time Operative Systems (RTOS)

  • Experience with development and debugging tools (e.g. source level debuggers, oscilloscopes, logic analyzers, multi-meters, etc.)

  • Experience with microcontroller architectures, peripherals and systems (e.g. PWM outputs, boot loaders, A/D converters, watchdog timers, etc.)

  • Experience with SW compilation process and scripts

  • Experience with communication protocols such as CAN & SPI

  • Good written and verbal communication skills (English)

  • Proactive and collaborative team member

What Makes You Stand Out

    • Experience with power electronics (power inverters, converters, chargers, BMS, etc.)
  • Experience with MATLAB-Simulink and Visual Studio

  • Experience with alternate programming languages such as C++ and Python


B.S. Mechatronics Engineering, Electrical/Electronic Engineering, Digital Systems, and Robotics Engineering or similar.

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.