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Senior GNSS Navigation Engineer

Date: Aug 7, 2022

Location: Torrance, California, US, 90503

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.

 

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 identify or expression, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

 

Primary Location: United States (US) - California  - Torrance  
Function: Engineering (CA)
Title: Senior GNSS Navigation Engineer
Onsite/Remote:Onsite Position


 

Your Responsibilities

 

As a Senior GNSS Navigation Engineer for ISG-Torrance, located in Torrance, CA, you will:

 

  • Apply in-depth and broad GNSS navigation algorithms and estimation theory to contribute the research and development of navigation products and solutions.
  • Design, implement, test and document complex GNSS navigation algorithms using C/C++ for use in embedded systems
  • Participate in peer reviews of software designs, algorithm designs and software implementation
  • Collaborate and communicate with cross disciplinary team members to quickly and effectively diagnose and solve system defects and deliver features and improvements

 

Visa sponsorship is available for this position.  

What Skills You Need

 

  • Understand complicated GNSS RTK, precise point positioning algorithms, their implementation in C++ embedded software, and it's optimization for efficient operation
  • Experience working with Kalman filters (design/tuning)
  • Have at least 3 years embedded C/C++ software development experience, excellent programming skills in C/ C++ with a thorough understanding of modern C++ and the standard library
  • Excellent understanding of software development life cycles and use of related tools and process (bug tracking, source control, design documentation, etc.).
  • Strong team player who is able to work independently with high level direction and minimal day-to-day supervision
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

What Makes You Stand Out

 

  • Experience in high precision navigation algorithm development such as RTK/PPP with ambiguity resolution.
  • Experience working with inertial sensors, including measurement errors and models and multi-sensor fusion algorithms

Education

 

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

 

  • Master's Degree or PhD in Geomatics, Computer Science or equivalent with 3 years experience in software engineering, preferably embedded SW.

 

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

 

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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 extend 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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