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Diesel Engine Development Engineer at John Deere

Posted in General Business 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Waterloo, Iowa

Job Description:

There are over 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!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 - Waterloo
Function: Product Engineering
Title: Diesel Engine Development Engineer- 71819

Your Responsibilities

As a Power Unit Development Engineer at John Deere Power Systems, located in Waterloo, IA you will develop diesel engine and aftertreatment performance calibrations to meet existing and future emissions regulations. In addition, you will:

  • Develop diesel engine and aftertreatment controls strategies and requirements
  • Contribute to component development (combustion system, fuel system, air system, aftertreatment etc.) including defining system hardware specifications
  • Perform engine cycle simulations and related analyses to support engine development
  • Manage a Performance & Emissions test cell as needed, providing clear work direction for the test cell operators, and coordinating test schedules and experiments
  • Design and execute test plans (simulation and hardware) to evaluate engine and component performance and then critically analyze data, model & optimize results, document knowledge and provide recommendations.

Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

What Skills You Need

  • One or more years of experience with engine development or engine control system development or engine component/subsystem development
  • Knowledge of engine test lab equipment, data acquisition, and data analysis tools
  • Knowledge of diesel engine emissions control technologies and emissions regulations
  • Demonstrated skills in the clear communication of technical data and project information
  • Willing and able to travel up to 25%

What Makes You Stand Out

  • Experience in performance and emissions development of heavy-duty diesel engines, including the use of controller development tools
  • Experience using Design of Experiment methodologies, modeling, and optimization techniques
  • User experience with GT-Power and PUSM
  • User experience with National Instruments Diadem analysis software
  • User experience with Matlab and associated toolboxes (MBC, CAGE, Simulink)
  • Master of Science degree in engineering discipline, or additional classes in thermodynamics, fluids, heat transfer, combustion, controls, engine performance or design


Ideally you will have a degree or equivalent related work experience in the following:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering or related engineering discipline

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 hereto 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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