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Software Validation Engineer

Date: Jan 2, 2023

Location: Hesston, KS, US

Company: AGCO

Software Validation Engineer (posted internally as Technical Validation Engineer)


Who We Are Looking For

AGCO is currently seeking an engaged candidate who will be responsible for development, execution, and reporting of automated and manual tests for AGCO's current and next generation electronic service tool system functions in Hesston, Kansas. This includes verification and validation of desktop and web based applications, restful web API's, and databases. The candidate must have significant experience testing applications for Windows that uses web services. Specific technical examples are requested to be made available during the interview process. Experience in the development, testing and deployment of cloud-based services, and experience in load and performance testing of web based services is expected.

What You Will Do

  •  Work within a small local AGILE team as well as connections to a global team to develop appropriate test solutions for varying technical components, contributing application architecture and implementation guidance
  • Automation Standards and principles using C#, Python, Azure Dev Test Labs, Angular frameworks
  • Participate in project planning and scoping activities and work independently and efficiently to meet agreed-upon deadlines
  • Provide business development support by laying out the test requirements for a proposed solution in order to ensure proper Verification and Validation testing can be performed efficiently.
  • Participate in Design and Code Review for web & desktop applications
  • Define Test Plans and Procedures for verification of set standards
  • Assist developers and testers with root cause analysis and resolutions
  • Collaborate with clients and internal teams to develop appropriate test solutions for varying technical components
  • This position is local remote (must live within driving distance of Hesston) and may require up to 10% travel. Work on-site in Hesston as necessary, approximately 4-10 days a month.


What You Will Bring

  • 2 years of experience in related software validation where test planning, standards, and execution were a part of job responsibilities
  • Experience with development and/or testing in UDS Protocols, CAN Network Communication, C#, JSON, REST, Rest Sharp, HTML versions, JavaScript, Azure DevOps, Angular frameworks,   VMware, Desktop Application Testing and Web Application Testing
  • Experience in testing Windows desktop based applications and in helping deploy and test web based API's (RESTful and TypeScript)
  • Experience in Automated Test writing and execution
  • Proven experience in performance and load testing against large, scalable, cloud hosted services.
  • Experience in SQA principles, accompanied with a strong drive to generate quality software with a customer-based focus.
  • Bachelor's Degree - Prefer Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Electrical Engineering.  Will consider other fields of study with comparable Software validation experience

A Plus If You Have

  •  Familiarity with agriculture, agricultural machinery or heavy duty machinery is desirable.
  •  Familiarity with low level data protocols, specifically UDS, CAN bus and TCP/IP, along with Vector CANoe and/or CANalyzer ECU and Network analysis tools.


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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