John Deere Senior Electrification Application Engineer in Waterloo, Iowa
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Primary Location: United States (US) - Iowa - Waterloo
Function: Engineering (CA)
Title: Senior Electrification Application Engineer - 92851
Onsite/Remote: Onsite Position
This position is eligible for a flexible work schedule arrangement at the present time. The arrangement may be delayed for training or other job acclimation purposes and remains subject to change.
As a Senior Electrification Application Engineer for John Deere Electric Powertrain (JDEP) located in Moline, IL or Waterloo, IA, you will…
Work on electrification product engineering on Utility Tractors, define system requirements & design the system including vehicle integration in support of product line PDP, TDP, and CI. Verify system functional requirements & validate system performance and customer acceptance.
Lead electric drive project and sub-projects work in support of product line PDP & TDP and for EL CI.
Work with the platform engineers to define and develop the engineering requirements of electric drive systems, including design life and duty cycle, and gains approval of requirements.
Develop the system design as a combination of power generation, batteries, and actuators with sensing, communication, and power distribution & integrate the system into the vehicle.
Functional test planning for lab and vehicle, execution of plan for verification of performance.
Visa sponsorship is NOT available for this position.
What Skills You Need
5 or more years of technical experience relating to the development (design and/or test) of electric drive systems
7 or more years of product engineering experience
5 or more years of product design experience
2 or more years of experience leading technical projects
Demonstrated ability as a technical lead for projects meeting project performance, schedule, and financial goals while using formal product development processes
Ability and willingness to travel up to 25%
What Makes You Stand Out
Demonstrated ability to design electric drive systems achieving vehicle program technical and financial goals in a production environment with a key focus on requirements definition and documentation
Demonstrated ability to verify electric drive components and systems including test planning, test setup, test execution, and test documentation. Scope includes functional performance, environmental qualification, certification, component reliability, and system durability
Strong practical experience in electric drive technology product application
Experience with component development of electric machines, power electronics, alternators, batteries, or power harnesses
Experience with vehicle engineering (examples include: agriculture, construction, automotive, recreation, mining)
Advanced technical degree in electric drive field
Ideally, you will have a degree or equivalent related work experience in the following:
- Bachelors degree in Engineering with emphasis on power conversion, electric machines, power electronics, electric drive control, and/or similar technologies or Bachelors degree in Engineering with equivalent work experience
What You'll Get
At John Deere, you are empowered to create a career that will take you to where you want to go while working in an inclusive team environment. Here, you'll enjoy the freedom to explore new projects, the support to think outside the box and the advanced tools and technology that foster innovation and achievement. Additionally, we offer a comprehensive reward package to help you get started on your new career path, including:
Flexible work arrangements
Highly competitive base pay and performance bonuses
Savings & Retirement benefits (401K and Defined Benefit Pension)
Healthcare benefits with a generous company contribution in the Health Savings Account
Employee Assistance Programs
Fitness subsidies and on-site gyms at specific Deere locations
Charitable contribution match
Employee Purchase Plan & numerous discount programs for personal use
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