John Deere Embedded Software Engineer in Waterloo, Iowa

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

Function: Product Engineering

Title: Embedded Software Engineer - 43742

Your Responsibilities

As an Embedded Software Engineer, for the Product Engineering Center, located in Waterloo, IA, you will you will be part of a team that develops high quality software for Drive Train systems using Model Based Systems Design principles. You will be responsible for model development, unit testing, and on-time delivery of subsystem artifacts. In addition, you will:

  • Develop software per supplied requirements and managing software interfaces between applications

  • Collaborate with peers on other teams to resolve system level issues

  • Reviews system-level interaction designs which impact responsible subsystem

  • Takes the lead on investigations of complex defects and reassigns with necessary documentation

Visa sponsorship is available for this position.

What Skills You Need

  • 2 or more years of experience in AUTOSAR operating system

  • Experience using model based software development tools (i.e. Simulink or Stateflow)

  • Experience designing and implementing embedded software control systems for drivetrain/powertrain applications

  • Strong knowledge of physics with ability to understand free body diagrams, dynamics, and mechanical systems

  • Experience in the field of Mechatronics and have a solid understanding of electrical/electronics, hydraulics, and mechanical systems

  • 2 or more years of experience designing and developing embedded control systems for a production style environment

  • Experience using Vector tools such as PREEvision, CANape, Davinci Configurator or similar software tools

  • Experience in C Programming Language and software development tools for embedded micro-controllers in mobile applications

What Makes You Stand Out

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

  • Experience working on an Agile development team as a software developer

  • Knowledge of Enterprise Product Development Process

Education (or equivalent work experience)

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

  • Bachelor's degree in Software engineering, Electrical engineering, or Mechanical Engineering or an equivalent/related degree

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.