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Software Project Engineer

Date: Jan 7, 2022

Location: Hesston, KS, US Beloit, KS, US

Company: AGCO

AGCO, Hesston, KS is looking to develop a new and agile team focused on innovative technology and automation for agricultural technology products. The Senior Project Software Engineer for this team will be part of the entire process from concept development, design, testing and completing the process into production.  We are looking for candidates who are self-starters, willing to make decisions to ensure progress, and are passionate about helping design and deliver innovative solutions to help farmers feed the world.



  • Real-time embedded software design, development, and testing
    Software debugging and issue resolution
  • Software quality processes and documentation
  • Participate and (or) conduct design and code reviews and another defect prevention activities
  • Code integration, configuration management and release processes
  • Develop and maintain advanced control algorithms with a diverse and globally located team in an Agile environment
  • Assist in the development of machine perception systems including hardware selection, writing data processing programs, and supporting field validation to ensure a holistic system implementation.
  • Support the integration of new sensors into existing and new products.
  • Support in-field activities such as data acquisition, testing procedures, system tuning, and training.


  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Engineering, or related Engineering field
  • 5+ years related experience programming C++/ Python
  • 2+ years of Network communications similar to CAN and Ethernet
  • Knowledge of mobile machinery communication protocols, such as SAE J1939, ISOBUS, UDS, ODX, and OTX



About Hesston:

Only 35 minutes from Wichita, Hesston is a place where industry, recreation, and family’s blossom, offering many amenities found in a larger city but in a small-town atmosphere. Hesston’s appeal goes nationwide; more than a third of the residents hail from outside the Kansas state lines.


AGCO offers competitive benefits including options and choices to fit your needs such as medical, dental, prescription drug, life and accident insurance, long and short-term disability, matching 401k plan, employee assistance program, and discounted home and auto insurance.


AGCO works tirelessly to help make today's farms more productive and more profitable. As the world of agriculture changes, so do we. Brazenly. We do it for the farmers. For the people working for them. For ourselves. For the future.  At AGCO you have a voice and the opportunity to impact our long-term success, as well as your own.  As a Fortune 500 company and one of the global leaders in agricultural equipment manufacturing, we have an extensive network of approximately 3,000 dealers and serve more than 140 countries.  We are celebrating our 26th year in business and pride ourselves on competitive relocation and employee benefit packages.  Our collection of brands is a large part of what makes AGCO so unique. Our brands are powerful and modern. They're well-known brands like Challenger, Fendt, GSI, Massey Ferguson and Valtra. They are the ones that the world looks to each and every day.
Join AGCO and become part of a diverse team and grow your career in ways you never imagined. It’s time to embrace your infinite possibilities! 


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.



Nearest Major Market: Wichita

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