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Software Verification Champion

Date: May 12, 2022

Location: Cary, North Carolina, US

Company: John Deere

At John Deere, we run so life can leap forward. This powerful purpose is our promise to humankind that we will dream, design and deliver breakthrough products that sustain our world for generations to come. The world is counting on us to feed billions of people and build vital infrastructures in villages, towns, and megacities. We live up to the legacy our founder forged in a one-room blacksmith's shop nearly two centuries ago by creating a culture that brings out the best in all of us. A culture where great ideas thrive because every voice is heard.


Primary Location: United States (US) - North Carolina  - Cary  
Function: Product Engineering
Title: Software Verification Champion - 76194 


Your Responsibilities


As a Software Verification Champion for John Deere Turf and Compact Utility group located in Cary, NC, you will be responsible for leading the efficient verification of embedded software on Turf and Utility Vehicles. In addition, you will: 


  • Analyze software requirements and plan, coordinate, and perform testing embedded software on Turf and Utility Vehicles to verify components, systems and software meet requirements.
  • Create the software verification test plan for the features delivered and defects fixed.
  • Maintain and integrate applicable plant models into the Software-in-the Loop (SiL) test environment to allow earlier detection of software issues.
  • Maintain test documentation in version control systems
  • Communicate and gain alignment with other stakeholders on testing planning, needs, and status


Visa sponsorship is NOT available for this position.    

What Skills You Need


•    Experience in the development and execution of embedded software verification and validation in the SiL, HiL, and ViL environments.
•    Experience programming with C, C++, or C# and integration of Matlab plant models.
•    Knowledge of J1939 CAN and use of CAN interface tools such as Vector tools
•    Strong problem-solving skills and excellent communication, writing, presentation and interpersonal skills. 
•    Good knowledge of electrical and electronic controls, components, and troubleshooting.
•    Strong analytical skills to break down, solve, and convey complex features/issues to engineers in other disciplines.

What Makes You Stand Out


•    Experience with test automation tools and environments (HiL, SiL, ECU-Test)
•    Knowledge of Agile development process and Rally tool.
•    ISTQB (International Software Testing Qualifications Board) Certification or equivalent
•    Knowledge and experience with John Deere Vision or V2Net and EETs PVV documentation systems



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


  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science 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. 


An Equal Opportunity Employer, John Deere requires a diversity of people, perspectives and ideas to address the complex challenges of its global business.  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, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.





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