Software Validation Engineer

Date: May 27, 2023

Location: Hesston, KS, US

Company: AGCO

Software Validation Engineer 


Who We Are Looking For

AGCO is currently seeking an engaged candidate who will be responsible for the 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 verifying and validating angular applications, desktop and web-based applications, restful web APIs, and databases.

 Additionally, the candidate must be comfortable working directly with a cross-functional team (Engineering, Global Content Authors, Hardware Vendors, Technical Services, etc.) and be skilled at general project communication and explaining complex concepts in digestible terms. An in-depth understanding of Web and desktop development practices and testing strategies for native and browser-based application development is essential.

Note: This position is remote (must live within driving distance of Hesston) and may require up to 10% travel.


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 Angular frameworks, Python, C#, and Azure Dev Test Labs
  • Understand project requirements, technology dependencies, and develop solutions for Test planning and execution
  • Participate in project planning and scoping activities and work independently and efficiently to meet agreed-upon deadlines
  • Participate in Design and Code Review for web & desktop applications
  • Define Test Plans and Procedures for verification of set standards
  • Work on-site in Hesston a minimum of 1 day a week, and additionally as needed


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 Angular frameworks, Python, JSON, Azure DevOps, VMware, Desktop Application Testing and Web Application Testing
  • Experience in Automated Test writing and execution
  • Familiarity with agriculture, agricultural machinery, or heavy-duty machinery is preferred. 

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree - Prefer Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Electrical Engineering.  Will consider other fields of study with comparable Software validation experience.

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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