John Deere Software/Electronics PDP Quality Engineer in Ankeny, Iowa
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Primary Location: United States (US) - Iowa (US-IA) - Ankeny
Function: Quality Engineering
Title: Software/Electronics PDP Quality Engineer - 43305
As a Software/Electronics PDP Quality Engineer for John Deere Des Moines Works located in Ankeny, IA, you will handle the Quality Integration Tasks for the Enterprise Product Delivery Process (EPDP) and Present Quality Integration deliverable status in Milestone and Phase Exit reviews. In addition, you will:
Perform Design Process Assembly Reviews (DPAR) for Manufactured and Purchased Parts
Facilitate Failure Mode Effects Analysis (FMEA)Specializing in Software and Electronics
Participate in in Enterprise Product Delivery Process (EPDP) meetings
Perform analysis to provide cost of quality for Quality Plan Level (QPL) determination
Prepare process and assembly control plans and enter them into John Deere Assembly Assist Tool (JDAAT)
Prepare Non-Conformance Corrective Actions (NCCAs) and Temporary Deviations (TDs) as needed
Execute problem solving tools (RCA, fishbone, CTQ, etc.)
Lead and participate in supplier assessments Specializing in Software and Electronics
Visa sponsorship is NOT available for this position.
What Skills You Need
1 or more years of experience in a quality engineering position specializing in software and/or electronics in equivalent experience
Familiarity with one or more scripting/programming languages and/or tools such as: C++, C, MySQL, Perl, JAVA, Python
Experience with analytics, debugging, problem-solving and root-cause analysis
Experience analyzing user stories and technical requirements for validity, feasibility and technical soundness and decompose them to extract positive and negative test scenarios and strong acceptance criteria
Experience defining and managing processes
What Makes You Stand Out
1 or more years of enterprise software testing experience
Experience collaborating with the development team to improve the quality of the deliverables and ensure the business needs are met
Familiarity with Agile Scrum, Kanban, or Lean software development practices
1 or more years of Application Equipment Experience
Supplier Auditing Experience
Experience with Advanced Product Quality Planning(APQP)
Experience with engineering tools, systems and databases
Advanced Degree (MBA or Master's) Preferred
Education (or equivalent work experience)
- Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Technology
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.