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Senior Embedded Software System Engineer

Date: Sep 23, 2021

Location: Waterloo, Iowa, US, 50613-8000

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  - Waterloo  
Function: Product Engineering
Title: Senior Embedded Software System Engineer - 76109 


Your Responsibilities


As a Senior Embedded Software System Engineer for ISG Software Application located in Waterloo, Iowa, you will,


  • Be responsible for defining and designing requirements for vehicle software systems that involves multiple subsystems such as Reconfigurable Controls, Settings Manager, Power Management, Vehicle Configuration Management, VIN etc.
  • Be responsible for maintaining common software requirements for shared DTC, Network Health Monitor, EEPROM best practices, Reprogramming etc.
  • Be responsible to create maintain and manage interfaces with other internal development teams like engine Interface and Operator Station.
  • Adopt and Implement technologies such as optimizing run time scheduling, multicore, software partitioning, VI/VT Interface, Ethernet gatewaying etc for tractor specific controllers.


Visa sponsorship is available for this position.

What Skills You Need


  • Demonstrated expertise in developing embedded applications using C or MATLAB Simulink .
  • Demonstrated expertise working on complex distributed systems and network communication.
  • Demonstrated experience working on Real Time Embedded Operating System
  • Demonstrated experience in requirements engineering (gathering, writing and reviewing).
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills for working in a team environment.
  • Experience writing and reviewing software requirements.

What Makes You Stand Out


  • Experience in Model Based Software Design (MBSD) and/or system simulation.
  • Demonstrated experience in Systems Engineering or MIT/CalTech certificate completion.
  • Experience in Multithreading, Multicore, Memory Management.
  • Experience leading cross functional team(s) that delivered a feature or product to production.



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

  • Bachelor’s degree in Software Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering with equivalent 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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