John Deere Enterprise Electronics Group (EEG) Engineer in Waterloo, Iowa

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Primary Location: United States (US) - Iowa (US-IA) - Waterloo

Function: Product Engineering

Title: Enterprise Electronics Group (EEG) Engineer - 37230

Your Responsibilities

As an Enterprise Electronics Group (EEG) Engineer, at the John Deere Product Engineering Center (Waterloo), you will be responsible for the development and integration of electronic components (controllers, displays and/or sensors) into vehicle applications on one or more vehicle platform(s) or product line(s). In addition, you will:

  • Lead and/or support requirements development, component verification and validation, system integration activities, part release processes and failure analysis as required for all phases of development

  • Collaborate with or lead a cross-functional team to develop component and system level requirements, evaluate potential solutions and resolve interaction issues

  • Support or perform modeling and simulation of the system or sub-system

  • Participate in various design reviews such as component selection, vehicle schematic reviews, FMEAs, etc.

  • Support vehicle level testing and diagnostic development of electronic components

  • Support continuous improvement and warranty reduction activities of electronics by completing failure analysis, analyzing warranty claims, and supporting corrective actions

Visa sponsorship is NOT available for this position.

What Skills You Need

  • 2 or more years of product engineering experience

  • Experience working on a cross-functional team

  • Excellent problem solving skills, including strong written and verbal communication

  • Experience with electronic design tools, such as: schematic generation and circuit simulation, and equipment including, but not limited to; oscilloscopes, multimeters, and function generators

  • Competency in requirements definition and development processes

  • Experience with communication protocols, such as, Ethernet, CAN, LIN, SPI, etc.

  • Technical experience with electronic parts (i.e., integrated circuits, microcontrollers, etc)

  • Competency with circuit analysis, schematic design and review, electronics testing and manufacturing

What Makes You Stand Out

Other areas of experience or interest that will help us place you on the right team include:

  • Experience with diagnostics and troubleshooting of electronic components at the component and vehicle level

  • Knowledge of or experience with Design for Six Sigma tools and methodologies

  • Support of development vehicles and experience with test sites

  • Understanding of low level software for microcontrollers and/or microprocessors

  • Knowledge of industry test standards (e.g., ISO, SAE, etc.)

Education (or equivalent work experience)

  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer 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.