John Deere Embedded Systems Engineer (Entry-Level) in Grovetown, Georgia

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Primary Location: United States (US) - Georgia (US-GA) - Grovetown

Function: Product Engineering

Title: Embedded Systems Engineer (Entry-Level) - 41933

Your Responsibilities

As an Embedded Systems Engineer at John Deere (Grovetown), you will be part of a global team of Embedded Software and Electronics developers working to meet the technology demands of our customers. As an entry level engineer you will work and learn in a team environment, designing new and innovative solutions. In addition, you will have the opportunity to:

  • You will be a contributing member of an embedded software engineering team, focused on the development of embedded software applications for compact utility tractors

  • Design, develop, test, and debug software components used for electronically controlled systems on compact utility tractors

  • Participate on system development teams and collaborate with cross functional product design teams developing various features, such as electro-hydraulics, powertrain, and/or operator interfaces

  • Utilize software tools and electronic instruments to troubleshoot and debug embedded systems

  • Provide technical support to factory automation, production, and product support

Visa sponsorship is NOT available for this position.

What Skills You Need

  • 1 or more years of experience in Electrical and/or Software Engineering performing analysis, design, and testing for embedded software projects

  • Ability to review and interpret software requirements

  • Knowledge of electronic circuits and components with the ability to read schematics and data sheets

  • Effective communicator with teamwork experience

  • Good analytical thinking and problem solving skills

  • Experience with SAE J1939 CAN Communications

What Makes You Stand Out

Other areas of experience or interest that will help us place you on the right team include:

  • Experience in embedded systems design with preemptive, multitasking real-time operating systems

  • Experience in embedded software development for mobile equipment applications

  • Knowledge of electro-hydraulics and powertrain applications

  • Experience with software configuration management, software planning, and code review tools

  • Experience with SAE J1939 CAN analysis tools

Education (or equivalent work experience)

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering or Computer Science

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.