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Validation Engineer Job

Date: Nov 19, 2021

Location: Hesston, KS, US

Company: AGCO

Validation Engineer (85704)



AGCO, a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of agricultural solutions, has an exciting career opportunity for a Field Test Engineer to join our team in Hesston, KS. 



  • Build and maintain assigned equipment and maintain security as required for project in testing process.
  • Ability to make field modifications to prototypes independently or through instructions from design engineering group.
  • Report accurate test observations, results, part failures, performance data, functional and reliability issues, and recommend/implement improvements.
  • Assist engineering personnel in identification and resolution of potential safety hazards.
  • Inform engineering personnel of industry developments, trends and observations, based on interaction with cooperators.



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering from a 4-year accredited university.
  • 1+ years of field/technical experience in testing/operation of agriculture or off highway equipment.
  • Must be self-motivated and have the ability to travel extensively.



  • Agricultural experience/background.
  • Strong mechanical aptitude.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills to convey test results, root cause analysis, new strategies, processes/approaches to a variety of internal audiences.
  • Experience troubleshooting including CAN-BUS systems, mechanical systems, and electrical systems.



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

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.


Nearest Major Market: Wichita

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