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John Deere Engineer in Waterloo, Iowa

There are 7 billion people on this planet. And by 2050, there will be 2 billion more... many moving into urban centers at an unprecedented rate. Making sure there is enough food, fiber and infrastructure for our rapidly growing world is what we’re all about at John Deere. And it’s why we’re investing in our people and our technology like never before in our 175-year history. Here the world’s brightest minds are tackling the world’s biggest challenges. If you believe one person can make the world a better place, we’ll put you to work. RIGHT NOW.

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

Function: Product Engineering

Title: Engineer - 59171

Your Responsibilities

As an Engineer for the Product Engineering Center, located in Waterloo, IA, you will design, model, analyze, and complete detailed drafting for parts and assemblies for transmission continuous improvement and new product programs. In addition, you will:

  • Use PDM and Creo Parametric to design and release changes

  • Support factory and customer support on transmission hardware and controls issues

  • Lead identification of root cause for field return transmissions

  • Utilize CANgraph to diagnose transmission issues

  • Lead and support multiple projects

Visa sponsorship is NOT available for this position.

What Skills You Need

  • Education with a concentration in Power and Machinery

  • Demonstrated technical knowledge pertaining to machine design, hydraulic systems and controls

  • Demonstrated problem solving, analytical skills and ability to work independently as well as with others

What Makes You Stand Out

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

  • 1 or more years of internships with exposure to design, manufacturing, and testing

  • Experience with GD&T

  • Experience with design and analysis tools such as CAD, FEA, CFD, Matlab, Romax or similar

  • Mechanical or farm background with on-highway or off-highway equipment

  • Engineering work experience or exposure to drivetrain engineering

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.