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Design Engineer - Cab, Engine Enclosure with focus on Product Safety & Compliance (hybrid remote)

Date: Mar 13, 2023

Location: Jackson, MN, US

Company: AGCO

Location: Jackson, MN, US

Company: AGCO

Design Engineer – Cab, Engine Enclosure with focus on Product Safety & Compliance (remote work)


Who We Are Looking For:

Agco is seeking a Design Engineer/Sr. Design  to join their Cab and Engine Enclosure team located within their state-of-the-art, award-winning manufacturing facility in Jackson, MN.  The Engineer will be responsible for design components and coordinating all activities and communications required to achieve certification across global markets (US, South America, Australia, Europe, etc.) As well as, identifying and monitoring AGCO's Global Homologation requirements, including consumer test protocols for various vehicle types to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements, for worldwide markets.


What You Will Do:

  • Develop freeform surface components (ex. tractor hood or cab interior), and creating drawings and bill of materials (BOMs) for production.
  • Make design calculations, decisions, and do the necessary analysis and computer simulations via CREO.
  • Design cabin structure for specific requirements such as ROPS/FOPS.
  • Work closely with test engineers, technicians, plant personnel, and suppliers regarding product design, test, and production schedule dates
  • Prepare and file all the required documents with relevant authorities to ensure successful completion of certification
  • Interact with various regulatory bodies like South Africa, EU & Customs Union, technical services, EPA, CARB etc. as needed
  • Support various engineering teams with regards to understanding and implementing the current and upcoming homologation requirements in their respective component design
  • Support design reviews and track the compliance status of all applicable regulations
  • Develop detailed test plans for applicable regulations and coordinate testing with engineering domains and test houses
  • Create compliance test reports and collate regulatory documentation


What You Will Bring:

  • BS degree or above in Agricultural Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical engineering, Aerospace Engineering, or related field
  • 2+ years of design engineering experience is preferred  but we are open to considering entry level candidates
  • A strong understanding and experience with US self-certification process, EU whole vehicle type approval process
  • Strong knowledge and understanding of Global regulatory and consumer safety requirements and standards pertaining to passive safety, active safety and environmental regulations – FMVSS/ECE/UNECE/ GB/EPA/CARB etc.
  • A deep understanding of risk-based product assessment and how the regulations are applied
  • Excellent interpersonal skills to build relationships within the organization and with regulatory agencies and test houses


A Plus If You Have:

  • Knowledge of CAD software such as CREO View and/or CREO
  • Experience working on Agricultural or Construction Equipment programs
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and a strong team player
  • Ability to manage complex technical projects and assignments with a high degree of autonomy and accountability for results


What We Offer:

GLOBAL DIVERSITY – Diversity means many things to us, different brands, cultures, nationalities, genders, and 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

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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