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Embedded Software Engineer - Entry Level

Date: Feb 23, 2021

Location: Moline, IL, Illinois, United States, 61265

Company: John Deere

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.


Primary Location: United States (US) - Illinois  - Moline, IL  
Function: Product Engineering
Title: Embedded Software Engineer - Entry Level - 71267 


Your Responsibilities


As an Embedded Software Engineer at John Deere Seeding in Moline, IL, you will be part of a global team of Embedded Software and Electronics developers working to meet the technology demands of our customers. Our Software Engineers work and learn in a Scrum team environment, designing new and innovative solutions. In addition, you will have the opportunity to:


  • Design implement and test software features to support one or many products.
  • Develop expertise in critical technology while developing new applications of technology for product development.
  • Work in an Agile and Scrum team environment.
  • Assist in the resolution of complex technical issues.
  • Lead or participate in the team planning process of new products and/or major improvements to existing products.

Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

What Skills You Need


  • Experience in embedded software development with good exposure in design, Software development, and test. 
  • Model-based software development (MBSD) or software development in C, C++, C# or scripting programming languages. 
  • Experience with real-time operating systems. 
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills. 
  • Ability and experience working in a self-directed mode. 
  • Demonstrated problem solving skills. 
  • Ability and willingness to travel up to 25% (both domestic and internationally).

What Makes You Stand Out


  • Experience with Agile methodologies. 
  • Experience using MATLAB and Simulink. 
  • Experience with CAN communications protocol and the J1939/ISO11783 standards. 



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


  • Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or Computer Science.


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.



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