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John Deere Product Engineer in Thibodaux, Louisiana

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Primary Location: United States (US) - Louisiana (US-LA) - Thibodaux

Function: Product Engineering

Title: Product Engineer - 58985

Your Responsibilities

As a Product Engineer for John Deere Thibodaux Works, located in Thibodaux, LA, you will work on hydraulic systems, component selection and component design for sugar cane harvesters. In addition, you will:

  • Be responsible for integration of hydraulic systems and components into the sugar cane harvester

  • Work with the software and electrical teams to meet the hydraulic system’s functional control and electrical requirements

Visa sponsorship is NOT available for this position.

What Skills You Need

  • Design experience with hydraulic systems for large mobile equipment

  • Experience with reading and creating hydraulic schematics

  • Experience creating system and component specifications

  • Demonstrated ability to work independently

What Makes You Stand Out

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

  • Experience with engine systems, software and vehicle control systems, and electro- hydraulic system modeling (e.g. AMESYM, EASY-5)

  • Experience using company systems such as ProE and PDMLink

  • Experience with hydraulic hose and tube routing

  • Experience troubleshooting issues with open-loop and closed-loop hydraulic circuits

Education (or equivalent work experience)

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

  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical or Agricultural Engineering

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.