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Senior Software Engineer

Date: Jan 16, 2023

Location: Hesston, KS, US

Company: AGCO

Senior Software Engineer


Who are we looking for: 


At AGCO, we believe that when our employees succeed, our business succeeds. It’s a people philosophy that we believe and invest in.  We make sure all of our employees – in every function, every geography and at every level – have the tools they need to be successful and take charge of their career. Because when our people grow, our business grows. Every day. Every way. 


The Green Harvesting Software and Electronics Team at AGCO Hesston Operations has an immediate opening for a Senior Embedded Software Engineer. As the leader in professional hay equipment, AGCO continues to provide advanced technologies to ensure farmers have easy access to precision control. The successful candidate will support these goals through development of embedded software on AGCO’s Green Harvesting Platforms.


What you will do: 


  • In areas of design responsibility: participate in software architecture design, code review, troubleshoot and repair software problems
  • Integrate and develop software using AUTOSAR
  • Debugging and interpret vehicle bus data using CANoe, CANalyzer, CAPL, PCAN, CANtrace, or other similar tools.
  • Create testing scenarios with test engineers
  • Validate the integration of internal and external supplier’s components into harvesting equipment


What you will bring: 


  • Ability to address and resolve issues in an objective, fact-based, professional fashion
  • At least 5 years of proficiency in embedded software using C and C++
  • In depth knowledge of ISO 11783 and SAE J1939 CAN communications
  • Experience with defining software and hardware interfaces
  • Experience using a version control system


A plus if you have: 


  • Ability to inspire confidence in project sponsors, owners and participants
  • At least 3 years concurrent experience in development on off road, heavy equipment or agricultural equipment
  • Previous development of ISOBUS VT, TC, and TIM libraries or systems


What we offer: 


 Experience our global diversity and enterprising spirit while helping us create innovative technologies and a positive impact that helps feed the world’s nearly 8 billion people. From the day you decide to join AGCO, we want to engage and excite you and we’re clear on where we want to go as a business and we trust you to help us there. Whether you want to learn a new skill or you aspire to do something different, we can help you develop the skills you need to take your career - and our business - to the next level.  


We also invite you to “Make the Most of YOU” - Benefits include: health care and wellness plans, flexible and virtual work options (where available), 401(k) Savings Plan with company match, paid holidays and paid time off, flexible spending accounts, reimbursement for continuing education, company philanthropic programs, company perks programs, and much more… 


Please note that this job posting is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of all required activities, duties, responsibilities or benefits and may change at any time with or without notice.  


AGCO is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  

We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing. 


AGCO is a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of agricultural engineering with a portfolio of exciting international brands which deliver solutions to farmers in 140 countries through a full line offer from tractors and combine harvesters to protein production systems and smart farming software solutions – to an environment where the future is happening now. Join us as we bring agriculture into the future. 






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