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Date: Apr 7, 2017

Location: Breganze, VI, IT

Company: AGCO

JR Electronic Engineer (Software Development)                                                                       



I.              POSITION PURPOSE:

Serve as an embedded systems engineer for agricultural vehicle electronic systems, providing embedded software solutions based on C and C++ code to ensure superior performance, durability, reliability and quality.

This activity includes developing vehicle functional requirements and developing the overall vehicle electronic systems architecture


II.            MAJOR ACCOUNTABILITY:                                                                                     KEY MEASUREMENT:


  • Develops and maintains software applications and GUI application based on C and C++ code
  • SW efficacy and reliability evaluation
  • evaluation of the percentage of SW developed in-house VS offshore
·         Specify system requirements for external software or hardware suppliers
  • achieving the targets committed to the supplier
  • Prepares technical/functional specifications from system requirements documents and work with various groups to define interfaces and software requirements
  • evaluation in term of quality/accuracy of the released documentation


  • Validate the integration of internal and external supplier’s software modules into the electronic platform
  • SW efficacy and reliability evaluation
  • Work closely with the other engineering teams for the design and the research of optimal solutions during the development of a product 
  • achieving the common Engineering Dpt. targets
  • “customers” feedback
  • Assist testers engineers or other department (eg. production) with problem analysis and resolutions
  • number of “bugs” reported and “bugs” solved




·    Experience with developing real-time embedded machine control software using C and C++.

·    Experience with Object Oriented software development.

·    Experience with defining software and hardware interfaces.

·    In depth knowledge of J1939 and ISO11783 CAN communications

·    SQL database development and interfaces









  • General knowledge about AGCO product
  • Working knowledge about agriculture (desirable harvesting) machinery or relevant experience in the automotive sector
  • Understanding of AGCO business and objectives





V.            PROBLEM SOLVING:


  • Excellent analysis skills to identify the root causes and to react in a short time following the defined procedures
  • Ability to address and resolve issues in an objective, fact-based, professional fashion




  • Provides advice to the Team leader on problem solution and actions they need to be taken
  • The role provides input into the design processes made by the electronic team







  • The role will have a direct impact on:
  • the engineering teams results
  • the functionality and reliability of the electronic contents of the combine
  • It secondly impacts on the Purchasing, Production and Service departments activity






  • Demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills which enables you to work harmoniously in team
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills to convey requirements, root cause analysis
  • Motivated self-starter who can relate well to a diverse multidiscipline development team




  • Degree in Electronic Engineering, Computer Engineering or Computer Science
  • 2 years of experience in embedded systems software development
  • Desirable a previous experience in development of vehicle/automotive control systems or agricultural equipment
  • Fluent in English


AGCO, Your Agriculture Company, (NYSE: AGCO), is one of the largest full-range agricultural machinery and infrastructure manufacturers in the world, with global sales of close to $10 billion and facilities all over the world, ranking 272 among the 2013 Fortune 500.  Joining AGCO will enable you to work as part of a great, international team of professionals, 20,000 employees worldwide, co-operating and collaborating across AGCO’s worldwide locations. We focus on recruiting the very best candidates to fill our open positions.

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