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User Interface / User Experience Developer

Date: Sep 13, 2022

Location: Hesston, KS, US

Company: AGCO

User Interface / User Experience Developer

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 creative user experience design on AGCO’s Green Harvesting Platforms.

What You Will Do:

  • Within the guard rails of a style guide, exercise your creativity and problem solving by designing modern user experiences with standards-compliant technologies
  • Design new icons and layouts
  • Participate in software development, code review, troubleshoot and repair software problems
  • Perform unit testing and bench tests
  •  100% Remote or hybrid development is optional with 5% or less travel, and occasional travel regionally and internationally for training and testing events

What You Will Bring:

  • Experience using conventional programming languages like C++ or Java
  • Portfolio of graphic design and user experience development
  • An eye for good design and intuitive navigation flow
  • Exceptional creativity and driven by a good challenge
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

A Plus If You Have

  • Design experience with Qt, QML, or similar UI design tools
  • Strong ability with C++, including STL and threading
  • Experience using off road, heavy equipment or agricultural equipment
  • Proficiency with Linux command line
  • Experience interacting with hardware inputs and outputs, as well as communications like RS232 or CAN
  • Knowledge of wiring and electrical testing
  • Automated code build tools and static analysis tools
  • Use of work management via Agile and Scrum
  • Experience using a version control system such as SVN or Git. 

Interpersonal Skills

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills to convey requirements, root cause analysis, new strategies, processes/approaches to a variety of internal  or external audiences
  • Ability to address and resolve issues in an objective, fact-based, professional fashion
  • Ability to inspire confidence in project sponsors, owners and participants
  • Motivated self-starter who can relate well to a diverse multidiscipline development team
  • Able to travel domestically and internationally for supporting development of equipment.
  • Remote development is optional with occasional travel to main site


What We Offer:

GLOBAL DIVERSITY – Diversity means many things to us, different brands, cultures, nationalities, genders, generations – even variety in our roles. You make us unique!

ENTERPRISING SPIRIT- Every role adds value. We’re committed to helping you develop and grow to realize your potential.

POSITIVE IMPACT – Make it personal and help us feed the world.

INNOVATIVE TECHNOLOGIES - You can combine your love for technology with manufacturing excellence – and work alongside teams of people around the world who share your enthusiasm.

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.

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