John Deere Aftertreatment PM Control Lead in Waterloo, Iowa

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Primary Location: United States (US) - Iowa (US-IA) - Waterloo

Function: Product Engineering

Title: Aftertreatment PM Control Lead - 41515

Your Responsibilities

As an Aftertreatment PM Control Lead for John Deere Power Systems in Waterloo, Iowa, you will define aftertreatment system requirements and lead development for the diesel oxidation catalyst/diesel particulate filter (DOC/DPF) subsystem. In addition you will:

  • Guide development of DOC/DPF control system and calibration

  • Assist with DOC/DPF aftertreatment hardware development and Product Verification & Validation (PV&V)

  • Assure that DOC/DPF performance requirements are fulfilled to meet product delivery process (PDP) program goals

  • Provide technical expertise to engine development and vehicle development groups during PDP programs

  • Support technology development programs to align with Critical Component Delivery Process (CCDP) projects

  • Supervise a team of development engineers

Visa sponsorship is NOT available for this position.

What Skills You Need

  • Five or more years’ experience with engine or aftertreatment development

  • Knowledge of system interactions between aftertreatment and other major engine subsystems and what impacts performance of each area

  • Desire and ability to lead/manage people, assist in their development and provide clear expectations

  • One year of leadership/supervision experience through direct supervision or influence without authority

  • Deep understanding of diesel engine emissions, aftertreatment systems and controls as well as knowledge of the tools available for their control

  • Ability to organize and manage engine test cell and analysis resources to meet performance needs of a program

  • Deep knowledge of Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and European Union (EU) emission regulations and familiarity with China and India emission regulations

What Makes You Stand Out

  • 3 or more years’ experience working with diesel engine emissions, aftertreatment systems and controls

  • 3 or more years’ experience with DOC/DPF components, control systems, or calibration

  • Knowledge of both hardware and software aspects of engine control systems

  • Expert understanding of global emission regulations

  • Experience working with diverse cultures

Education (or equivalent work experience)

  • Bachelors of Science in mechanical, electrical, chemical engineering or related field or equivalent work experience

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.