Embedded Software Controls Engineer in Cedar Falls, IA at Volt

Date Posted: 8/14/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
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  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $47.38/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt has an opportunity for you to become part of a prestigious team of professionals. We are seeking an Embedded Software Controls Engineer to work onsite at John Deere’s facility in Waterloo, Iowa. This is a contingent position expected to last 1 year.

As an Embedded Software Controls Engineer at John Deere Power Systems in Waterloo, Iowa, you will be part of a team that delivers embedded software controls for diesel engines. In addition, you will:

  • Collaborate with and support the design, calibration, and aftertreatment groups to identify and gather the system level and feature level requirements for embedded diesel engine software controls
  • Maintain and support current production controls systems by making the necessary changes to existing feature requirements
  • Utilize Model Based Control methodologies for the development and implementation of the controls system to the satisfaction of the system and feature requirements
  • Utilize Matlab/Simulink/Stateflow simulation tools and Hardware in the Loop testing to verify and validate the execution of the software controls
  • Perform and/or support product verification and validation testing which occurs on-engine and in-vehicle, including both test cell, and vehicle test support
  • Create and maintain software builds, calibration files, and interface documentation in support of the calibration, testing and delivery of calibrated engine controls systems for use in production


  • 1-5 years of software controls experience
  • Electronic controls background
  • Experience with MATLAB/Simulink/Stateflow simulation tools
  • HIL testing experience
  • Available to potentially travel up to 10% of time internationally
  • Full time flexible work schedule, some early mornings required

*** This position is located in Waterloo, IA.  Candidates must be able to relocate to this location at their own expense. ***

As a Volt employee, you can expect the highest level of support.  We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with our employees.  Contact a Volt representative by applying to this posting online for immediate consideration. Submit your resume today!

If you do not meet all the qualifications for this position, be sure to visit http://jobs.volt.com to find other available positions that you may qualify for.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.