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Design Engineer Job

Date: Apr 1, 2021

Location: Assumption, IL, US

Company: AGCO

AGCO has an exciting opportunity for a Design Engineer in Assumption, Illinois. As a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of agricultural solutions; AGCO delivers effective, high-tech solutions for those working to feed the world’s population, from planting to storage and everything in between.


Grow with Us

As a Design Engineer you will be responsible for mechanical design of products from concept, development, field installation, production launch and service.


Your Impact

Product Design

  • Communicate with Team Leader, Engineering Manager and Product Manager to understand and verify product requirements and cost targets.
  • Collaborate with Manufacturing Engineer/Quality Associate for manufacturing documentation
  • Customer interface and feedback of key features
  • Analyze and identify risks
  • Computer based design and simulation
    Production readiness
  • Gain manufacturing inputs during Lean design activities
  • Mitigate production issues through engineering and product managers
  • Collaborate with ME/QA to assure successful manufacturing launch.
  • Support tech services
    Your Skills
  • Bachelors Degree in Agricultural or Mechanical Engineering.
  • An agricultural background or experience is a plus.
  • Backgrounds in modeling or analysis programs are a plus.
  • Proficiency in Creo 3D is a definite plus.
  • Experience level to be considered based on the individual qualifications and background.
  • Ability to work with a cross functional team.


Additional Details

Minimal travel is anticipated for this position.


AGCO offers competitive benefits including options and choices that fit your life including: medical, dental, vision, life and accident insurance, long and short term disability, a 401k match, employee assistance program, and discounted home and auto insurance.


A World of Opportunities

Our AGCO family lives in many places around the world with manufacturing, sales and administrative sites spanning the globe: from Finland to China, the US to Germany, France to Brazil. We are a team of more than 20,000 employees in over 35 countries. As a company, we benefit from the perspective, experience and ideas that come from our naturally diverse team. Our strong, modern brands, such as Challenger, Fendt, GSI, Massey Ferguson and Valtra, meet a wide variety of farmer needs and are well-known around the world.


Join us as we bring agriculture into the future. Experience our global diversity and enterprising spirit to help us create innovative technologies and a positive impact that helps feed the world’s nearly 8 billion people!

AGCO is an equal employment opportunity employer and is committed to maintaining a workplace that is free of inappropriate or unlawful conduct on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or other protected status as provided by law.

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

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