John Deere Jensen Farm Manager in Bondurant, Iowa
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Primary Location: Yhdysvallat (US) - Iowa (US-IA) - Bondurant
Function: Product Engineering
Title: Jensen Farm Manager - 48996
As the Jensen Farm Manager, for the John Deere Intelligent Solutions Group (ISG-Bondurant Facility), you will provide leadership of the Test Farm facility along with integration of ISG products on the full customer system. In addition, you will:
Be the recognized knowledge expert
Work closely with TDP and PDP teams to test full end-to-end system
Coordination of shows at farm Host events, ride and drives, photo and video shoots
Work with sister factories and System Test Engineers to utilize the land for testing
Prioritize equipment use for System Test and visitors
Work closely with System Test Technicians to instruct, train, and guide testing
Ensure safety and training of all individuals entering facility
Assist in yearly start-up and shut down of El Centro, CA test site
Speak knowledgeably about all ISG products
Visa sponsorship is NOT available for this position.
What Skills You Need
5 or more years of experience in Product/System Test
Expertise with agricultural equipment, precision farming technologies, farming practices
Experience with product development lifecycle process
Experience with test planning and execution
Experience with electronic instrumentation and data collection tools
Experience with mechanical & hydraulic systems and tools
Experience with test farm facility management
Experience with budgets
Strong customer relations, marketing, and communication skills
Strong leadership and organizational skills
What Makes You Stand Out
Experience with PV&V or Reliability Engineering
Knowledge of user experience design and usability testing
Knowledge of software development processes
Experience with Agile Software development practices
Experience with systems engineering practices
Advanced Degree or MBA
Education (or equivalent work experience)
- Bachelor's degree in an Engineering, Agronomy or Business Administration related 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 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.