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Senior Systems Engineer

Date: Jun 24, 2022

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 Systems Engineer - 86712 

Onsite/Remote: Onsite Position 


This position is eligible for a flexible work schedule arrangement at the present time. The arrangement may be delayed for training or other job acclimation purposes and remains subject to change.

Your Responsibilities


As a Senior Software Systems Engineer for John Deere located in Waterloo, Iowa, you will….

  • Develop, execute, and maintain model based systems engineering (MBSE) methodologies and processes
  • Provide training and guidance on these methodologies, processes, and tools
  • Support communication and delivery of the associated Systems Engineering artifacts for consumption by key stakeholders
  • Manage the life cycle of the Systems Engineering artifacts across product programs
  • Provide representation for JDPS team to Enterprise teams defining electrical architectures

Visa sponsorship is NOT available for this position.  

What Skills You Need


  • 5 or more years of experience in product design of electrical/electronic systems engineering, or software design
  • 3 or more years of experience in modeling complex systems in a system-modeling tool
  • Fundamental understanding of principles of Model Based Systems Engineering and associated tools (e.g. CAMEO, PREEvision)
  • Ability and willingness to travel up to 25%

What Makes You Stand Out


  • Formal systems engineering education
  • 3 or more years of experience in managing system requirements
  • 3 or more years of experience in automotive, heavy-duty engine, or related control system development 



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

  • Bachelor's degree in an 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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