November 18, 2022

Engineering positions with John Deere

Position Type: Student
Priority: No
Degree Requirement: BS, MS, PhD
Engineering positions with John Deere
I’m writing to share a Software Engineer position advertised within John Deere, for which they are seeking grad students from EE or CE. Would you be able to share this information with students in your department? Please note that this position will not include visa sponsorship. Should students have technical questions about the role, they can reach out directly to Aman Deshpande
Amruta Inamdar, PhD 
Sr. Career Services Consultant - Graduate Students, Center for Career Opportunities 
Empathy, Developer, Intellection, Input, Adaptability 
Embedded Software Engineer - Entry level
Iowa, United States
Job Description
There are over 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! 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.
John Deere is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards 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.
Primary Location: United States (US) - Iowa  - Waterloo  
Function: Engineering (CA)
Title: Embedded Software Engineer - Entry level - 91804 
Onsite/Remote:Onsite Position
Your Responsibilities
As an Embedded Software Engineer for John Deere Intelligent Solutions Group (ISG) located in Waterloo, IA
Responsibilities include:
  • Develop and integrate SW modules using, Embedded C code for tractor applications using tools like Microsoft Visual C++
  • Plan, and coordinate to ensure key functions of tractors are constantly and consistently working through the start of production.
  • Support builds or factory integration tests. Ensure stable payloads and support teams with actual SW integration
  • Responsible for the SW package integration, coordinate early testing of infrastructural and subsystem basic functions in SIL and Vehicle(tractor)
  • Coordinate the deliveries and integration tests (Coordinate with PVV Champion).
Visa Sponsorship is not available for this position.
What Skills You Need (Required skills/experiences)
  • Knowledge of Embedded C/ C++ programming
  • Academic or work experience in Matlab, Simulink, Python
  • Knowledge of: 
  • microcontrollers.  
  • cross compilers,
  • debuggers
  • GitHub
What Makes You Stand Out (Desired skills/experiences)
  • Knowledge of HIL testing tools like
    • NI-Labview/Teststand,
    • DSpace,
    • ETAS 
  • Any prior work experience in Automotive embedded domain. 
  • Embedded Software development 'V' lifecycle
  • Graduate or Undergraduate degree in
    • Electrical Engineering
    • Computer Science Engineering
    • Mechatronics Engineering
    • Control Systems 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 while working in an inclusive team environment. 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. Additionally, we offer a comprehensive reward package to help you get started on your new career path, including:
  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Highly competitive base pay and performance bonuses
  • Savings & Retirement benefits (401K and Defined Benefit Pension)
  • Healthcare benefits with a generous company contribution in the Health Savings Account
  • Adoption assistance
  • Employee Assistance Programs
  • Tuition assistance
  • Fitness subsidies and on-site gyms at specific Deere locations
  • Charitable contribution match
  • Employee Purchase Plan & numerous discount programs for personal use
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.
The terms of the applicable benefit plans, and all company actions administering or interpreting these plans, continue to control. Deere & Company reserves the right to suspend, amend, modify, or terminate the Plan(s) in any manner at any time, including the right to modify or eliminate any cost-sharing between the company and participants. Changes, which can be made at any time, are made by action of the company's board of directors, or to the extent authorized by resolution of its board of directors, or by the Deere & Company Compensation Committee. In the event of a conflict between the language of the official Plan Documents and this document, the language of the official Plan Documents will control.
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