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John Deere Systems Engineer in Urbandale, Iowa

At John Deere, we run so life can leap forward. This powerful purpose is our promise to humankind that we will dream, design and deliver breakthrough products that sustain our world for generations to come. The world is counting on us to feed billions of people and build vital infrastructures in villages, towns, and megacities. We live up to the legacy our founder forged in a one-room blacksmith's shop nearly two centuries ago by creating a culture that brings out the best in all of us. A culture where great ideas thrive because every voice is heard.

Primary Location: United States (US) - Iowa - Urbandale

Function: Product Engineering

Title: Systems Engineer - 78854

Onsite/Remote: Onsite Position

Visa sponsorship is NOT available for this position

Your Responsibilities

As a Systems Engineer for John Deere Intelligent Solutions Group (ISG) located in Urbandale, IA, you will….

  • Develop Ethernet Hardware, harnesses, and high-speed connector systems

  • Produce and evaluate possible design solutions to improve cost, quality, and performance-based on knowledge of engineering principles

  • Complete implementation of the product design into production, collaborating with Supply Management, Manufacturing Engineering, Quality Engineering, Operations, Marketing and Customer Support

  • Work with PV&V and Product Safety and Standards to develop and/or execute test or analysis plans required for country compliance and product verification and validation

What Skills You Need

  • Knowledge of electrical system development for off-highway mobile equipment

  • Knowledge of industry Product Verification & Validation processes and execution methodologies

  • Understanding of Electronic Hardware design/verification/manufacturing processes and tools

  • Leading technical teams in the development and integration of electronic hardware

  • A self-starter with the ability to work well without close direction

  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to break complex opportunities/issues/obstacles down into executable action items

What Makes You Stand Out

  • Experience with 1000/100BASE-Tx and or 1000/100BASE-T1 Ethernet

  • Product program management or project planning experience

  • Product design, test, and/or analysis experience

  • Product delivery processes experience

  • Electronic compliance experience

  • Experience with Creo Parametric


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

  • Bachelor's of Science degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering, 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.

    An Equal Opportunity Employer, John Deere requires a diversity of people, perspectives and ideas to address the complex challenges of its global business. 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, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.