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Design Engineer- Software Job

Date: Jul 30, 2019

Location: Jackson, US

Company: AGCO

Design Engineer – Embedded Software


AGCO is currently seeking a Design Engineer – Embedded Software to join our team in Jackson, MN. The Design Engineer – Embedded Software will play a key part in developing and documenting embedded software solutions for all Jackson products from release to production. Additionally, the Design Engineer –Embedded Software will be doing this in a manner that ensures superior product performance, durability, reliability, quality, and serviceability to the worldwide marketplace.


Opportunities such as this Design Engineer –Embedded Software are rare finds for talented entry-level candidates!  If you are a recent college graduate or have a couple years of work experience, this is your chance to join a global and innovative leader in the design of agricultural machinery.


Note: Relocation assistance is available for this position.


Responsibilities of the Design Engineer – Embedded Software:

- Develop, debug, and maintain software

- Capture requirements and specifications and apply them to robust, embedded C and C++ code

- Write and test code for anything that needs coding, including HVA, turn signals, lighting, steering, as well as spray controls

- Work on a variety of equipment, including RoGator, TerraGator, and track tractors

- Work closely with the Scrum Leader to ensure compliance with the appropriate Agile methods


Required Qualifications of the Design Engineer – Embedded Software:

- Entry-level experience with embedded software development using C++, preferably 2+ years

- Entry-level experience working with OOP (Object-Oriented Programming), preferably 2+ years


Preferred Qualifications of the Design Engineer – Embedded Software:

- Entry-level experience working with CAN protocols including SAE J1939 and ISO 11783, preferably 2+ years

- Entry-level experience using simulation or modeling tools such as MATLAB or SIMULINK, preferably 2+ years

- Entry-level experience with Infineon Tricore (TC1796) or PowerPC, preferably 2+ years


Education of the Design Engineer – Embedded Software:

- Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering with a 3.0 GPA or higher is required


About Jackson:

Nestled in a valley of the Des Moines River, the Jackson plant is a cornerstone of the community. Continually growing, the state-of-the-art plant recently saw a 75,000 square-foot expansion of the manufacturing facility and will continue to expand even more to include a state-of-the-art equipment testing station. With 17 parks within driving distance, the opportunities to enjoy the outdoors are endless.




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.



At AGCO you have a voice and the opportunity to impact our long-term success, as well as your own. Isn’t it time to embrace your Infinite Possibilities? Join AGCO and become part of a diverse team and grow your career in ways you never imagined. Come grow with us!


AGCO is an Equal Opportunity Employer.




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