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Embedded Software Engineer

Date: Nov 18, 2021

Location: Urbandale, Iowa, US, 50322

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  - Urbandale  
Function: Product Engineering
Title: Embedded Software Engineer - 78436 


Your Responsibilities

As an Embedded Software Engineer for Intelligent Solutions Group (ISG) located in Urbandale, Iowa, Fargo, North Dakota, or Waterloo, Iowa, you will….

  • Design, develop and test software for enterprise programming and infrastructure solutions within Integrated Solutions Group (ISG)
  • Operate in a scrum team environment on varying project scope and direction from a project lead
  • Support the team with concept, development and testing of solutions
  • Providing direction for any software contractors or other software teams working with reprogramming team


Visa Sponsorship is available.


What Skills You Need

  • Demonstrated capability in software product development using C++, C, Python and scripting languages
  • Training or experience with Object-Oriented Analysis/Design (OOA/D) and multi-threaded systems
  • Experience that demonstrates you are a self-starter, and able to work well without close direction
  • Demonstrated capability performing in an engineering team environment and interfacing with engineers and personnel of other disciplines
  • Minimum of 2 years of software industry experience


What Makes You Stand Out

  • Experience using Linux, Qt, UI frameworks, OpenGL, and Database Architect/SQL
  • Experience with J1939, UDS protocols for programming and communication 
  • Experience with Agile software development practices
  • Experience with Test-Driven Development (TDD) and software test automation
  • Experience with software application development and payload configurations 
  • Advanced Degree in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or Computer Science



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

Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Science or Technology related discipline



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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