John Deere Worksite Architect, Embedded Technology in Waterloo, Iowa

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

Note: This position may be located in Waterloo, IA; Des Moines, IA; Moline, IL or Fargo, ND per the hiring manager's discretion. This may be dependent on the successful candidate's background, experience, and proficiency.

Function: Product Engineering

Title: Worksite Architect, Embedded Technology - 50770

Your Responsibilities

As a Worksite Architect, for the John Deere Enterprise, you will lead and collaborate on enterprise wide projects to define the next generation of Deere embedded technology architecture, focusing on the architecture and infrastructure associated with the MECA2 development ecosystem. In this role, you will be responsible for making sure that these projects and collaborations come together to form a coherent technology ecosystem for developing embedded systems for the next generation of products. You will be viewed as an enterprise expert in embedded technologies within Deere and you may also serve as a technical consultant for enterprise electronics management and staff or existing and future technology/architectures. In addition, you will:

  • Develop and drive the architecture of the embedded system development ecosystem for the Deere enterprise. Align product platforms and infrastructure teams to the defined architecture. Recognize gaps and misalignments and propose solutions.

  • Ensure alignment with enterprise architectural requirements with the infrastructure development leads. Identify emerging technology trends that have potential major business impact. Determine how these technologies impact the development ecosystem.

  • Research the industry and experts for innovations and trends related to embedded technologies and architectures.

VISA Sponsorship is NOT available for this position

What Skills You Need

  • Expert technical skill and knowledge in electronic systems engineering and electronic/technology/software architecture

  • Technical skill in knowledge of AUTOSAR development systems

  • Knowledge in engineering principles, theory and practice, as well as product knowledge

  • Understanding of engineering principles as they relate to the company product

What Makes You Stand Out

  • 7 or more years of Product engineering experience

  • 7 or more years of technical experience relating to design/diagnostics of electrical/electronic/software systems

  • 7 or more years of technical experience relating to design and implementation of embedded software operating systems

  • 4 or more years of technical experience relating to design and implementation of embedded systems using model based tools

  • 4 or more years of Product design experience

  • 4 or more years of experience in performing complex engineering assignments

  • 4 or more years of experience with engineering tools, systems and databases

  • Product test and analysis experience

  • Advanced degree and/or Systems Design and Management Certificate from MIT or equivalent

Education (or equivalent work experience)

  • Bachelor's degree in an Engineering, Science or Technology related discipline

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.