Embedded Software Engineer in Waterloo, IA at Volt

Date Posted: 6/28/2018

Job Snapshot

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    Waterloo, IA
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
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    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt is currently seeking a Embedded Software Engineering (C Programming).


Reviews, analyzes, and modifies programming systems including encoding, testing, debugging and documenting programs. May require a bachelor's degree. Requires 4-6 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of complicated tasks. May lead and direct the work of others. May report directly to a project lead or manager. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.

As an Embedded Software Controls Engineer, you will design, develop, test, and document embedded software for electromechanical/electrohydraulic subsystems for agricultural equipment projects. In addition, you will: - Create and develop software per the John Deere Embedded Software Development Process. - Participate in control system design and analysis. - Participate functional/subsystem design/test requirement reviews and document results. - Verify that subsystem meets requirements, through a combination of virtual and hardware based testing including; desktop, bench, vehicle simulator testing. - Analyze current production/experimental issues, develop an understanding of the root cause and create appropriate action plans to resolve these issues. - Provide technical support during system field-testing activities on an as needed basis. - Provide necessary design documentation to support development of service publications. What It Takes: We need an excellent communicator, both verbal and written, who thrives on solving problems and working in a team environment. Ideally, you will have a Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical, Computer, Mechanical, Ag Engineering or equivalent experience in a related career field. We also require: - Experience working in mechatronics; this includes a solid understanding of electrical and electronics, hydraulics, and mechanical systems. - Subsystem design, software development, and electronic circuit design and analysis experience. - Experience with C/C++ programming language and software development tools for embedded microcontrollers in mobile applications. - Control system experience preferably related to propulsion systems. A strong candidate will also have: - Technical experience relating to design/diagnostics of mechanical/electrical/hydraulic systems. - Experience with control systems design and analysis. - Some product engineering experience.

Volt has been serving some of the nation's strongest companies for over 60 years. We have a talented and upbeat staffing team focused on the quality of your career. As a Volt employee, you can expect the highest level of on-site support. We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with our employees. We are a Six Sigma company that also offers many employment opportunities.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

For more information regarding this posting contact Tiara Robinson at (248) 971-8101.