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Part-Time Student-Product Engineering-Grade Management-Dubuque IA-Partial Remote

Date: Jun 26, 2022

Location: Dubuque, Iowa, US, 52001

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) - Iowa  - Dubuque  
Function: Product Engineering
Title: Part-Time Student-Product Engineering-Grade Management-Dubuque IA-Partial Remote - 85235 

Onsite/Remote: Partial Remote Position 


The Part-Time Student Program is primarily designed to augment the Company’s regular full-time staff and is for students who work in parallel to their school schedule year-round.

Your Responsibilities


  • Support development of requirements and system architecture of 2D grade control solutions for John Deere construction products.
  • Work with marketing, dealers, customers, and machine product teams to support strategies for high value, basic grade control solutions.
  • Support successful on-machine integration of grade control solutions (hardware and software.
  • Evaluates possible design solutions to improve cost, quality and performance based on knowledge of engineering applications.
  • Compiles and furnishes necessary information to document the design solution required for building of prototypes and adoption of the design with possible involvement of other functional engineers, supply management and/or supplier personnel.

What Skills You Need


  • Ideally you will be pursuing a degree in electrical, computer science or mechanical engineering or equivalent; others may apply
  • Must be registered as a full-time student at an accredited university
  • Graduation date of May 2023 or later
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.8 or above
  • Available to work 10-20 hours/week during the academic year (after acclimation, may be able to work partially remote)
  • Available to work 40 hours/week during the summer semester
  • Must be able to commute to the work location as needed

What Makes You Stand Out



  • Good interpersonal, negotiation and conflict resolution skills
  • Understanding of or interest in off-highway earth moving equipment
  • Understanding of or interest in machine electrical systems and system design


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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