Senior Embedded Software Engineer in Cedar Falls, IA at Volt

Date Posted: 8/12/2019

Job Snapshot

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    96 weeks
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Job Description

Volt provides highly skilled contingent workers to local, national and international clients in all major industries.  Volt has over 60 years of experience and is a leader in the industry.  We work with many of the Fortune 500 and 1000 companies to provide workforce solutions.

Capitalizing on knowledge and innovation, comprehensive resources, and technology, Volt provides top talent to the many thousands of clients across the globe.  Over 60 years of unwavering focus on the issues of workforce management have gained us a reputation of being one of the most knowledgeable and accomplished strategic workforce partners in business for clients and candidates alike.

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.

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

Candidate Responsibilities:

  • Design, develop, test and document embedded software for electromechanical/electrohydraulic subsystems for agricultural equipment projects.
  • Create and develop software per the John Deere Embedded Software Development Process.
  • Participate in control system design/test requirement reviews and document results.
  • Verify that subsystem meets requirements through a combination of virtual and hardware based testing including: desktop, bench and vehicle simulator testing.
  • Analyze current production/experimental issues, develop an understanding or the root cause and create appropriate action plants to resolve the issues.
  • Provide technical support during system field-testing activities on an as needed basis.
  • Provide necessary design documentation to support development of service publications.

Required Skills/Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical, Computer, Mechanical or Agricultural Engineering or equivalent experience in a related career field related to software development.
  • 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 or MBSD using Matlab/Simulink and software development tools for embedded microcontrollers in mobile applications.
  • Control system experience preferably related to propulsion systems.
  • Technical experience relating to design/diagnostics of mechanical/electrical/hydraulic systems.
  • Experience with control systems design and analysis.
  • Some product engineering experience preferred.
  • Preferred: AUTOSAR DaVinci tool or PREEVision experience.

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

Candidates must be available to work on W2 for Volt. No C2C or 3rd party vendors.

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Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer