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Electric Drive Design Engineer

John Deere Dubuque Works, Dubuque, IA

There are 7 billion people on this planet. And by 2050, there will be 2 billion more... many moving into urban centers at an unprecedented rate. Making sure there is enough food, fiber and infrastructure for our rapidly growing world is what we're all about at John Deere. And it's why we're investing in our people and our technology like never before in our 175-year history. Here the world's brightest minds are tackling the world's biggest challenges. If you believe one person can make the world a better place, we'll put you to work. RIGHT NOW.

Primary Location: United States (US) - Iowa (US-IA) - Dubuque 
Function: Product Engineering
Title: Electric Drive Design Engineer - 59226 

Your Responsibilities

As an Electric Drive Design Engineer for the John Deere Construction & Forestry division, located in Dubuque, IA you will work with a team to develop vehicle electrification systems on construction equipment.  In addition, you will:

  • Perform design and analysis activities to develop the next generation of electric machines, power electronics, and/or connection systems that will be used on construction equipment.
  • Perform development testing of components and systems in a lab environment and on vehicle
  • Participate on internal teams to drive methodology, processes, and tools to design Power Electronic Powertrain Systems.
  • Provide problem solving of Power Electronic Systems issues on new product development and current production
  • Participate on PDP teams, ensuring design activities and plans are formulated and followed.

Visa sponsorship is NOT available for this position.

What Skills You Need

  • Knowledge of power electronics and electric machine operating principles
  • 3 or more years of previous engineering experience performing analysis, testing and/or design work for a defined portion of a project or equivalent
  • Analytical experience in electro-magnetic principals and power electronic controls
  • Excellent communication skills and leadership potential
  • A strong desire and ability to learn new subject matters and technologies
  • Ability and willingness to travel up to 25%

What Makes You Stand Out

  • Master of Science in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering
  • Experience with off-highway equipment
  • Experience utilizing SAEJ1939 interfacing tools or other vehicle controller interfaces
  • Experience with data acquisition and analysis software such as LabVIEW, dSpace. Glyphworks, Matlab, NI, etc.

Education (or equivalent work experience)

Bachelor's degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering.


What You'll Get

At John Deere, you are empowered to create a career that will take you to where you want to go. 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. We offer comprehensive relocation and reward packages to help you get started on your new career path. Click here to find out more about our Total Rewards Package.

The information contained herein is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and qualifications required of individuals performing the job. The qualifications detailed in this job description are not considered the minimum requirements necessary to perform the job, but rather as guidelines.

John Deere is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.


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Job Details

Req Num 59226-en_US
ID 144095
Dubuque, IA
Positions 1
Full Time
Pay --

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