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Ref No.: 18-00312
Location: Waterloo, Iowa
We have a Contract role for a Embedded Software Architect with our client in Waterloo, IA. Please let me know if you or any of your friends would be interested in this position.
The details of the position are:
Embedded Software Architect
  • As an Embedded Software Architect, you will help design the high level software architecture and software requirements for electromechanical/electrohydraulic subsystems for agricultural equipment.
  • Plans, coordinates, performs product design, testing and/or analysis work for a complete project of moderate scope or for a significant portion or a sub-system of a major and diverse project.
  • Operates in a team environment, providing input to design solutions and participating in design reviews.
  • May assign, coordinate and review portions of the work to support personnel.
  • Decisions are made within established guidelines and may be reviewed by supervisors.
  • Creating AUTOSAR compliant software architectures per the John Deere Software  Architecture Guidelines for specific electrohydraulic subsystems.
  • Enter software architecture into PREEvision and ensure guidelines and naming conventions are followed.
  • Verify that the designed software architecture meets the high level subsystem requirements.
  • Create software requirements for the software components defined in the software architecture.
  • Conduct software architecture and requirements reviews and the document results.
  • Executes high level applications to more complex problems.
  • Analyzes assignments and determines engineering specifications which must be fulfilled for complex problems or projects of moderate scope.
  • Produces and/or evaluates possible design solutions to improve cost, quality and performance based on specialized knowledge of engineering applications.
  • Compiles and furnishes necessary information (engineering decisions and reports of pertinent design analyses data) to document the design solution required for building of prototypes and adoption of the design with possible involvement of other functional engineers, supply management and/or supplier personnel.
  • Provides technical support to marketing, manufacturing, quality and supply management organizations.
  • Develops and/or executes test or analysis plan for product verification and validation. Applies knowledge of company products, policies and practices to provide economies through standardization of parts and products.
  • 4+ years of experience as Software Architect experience with a minimum 2 years working as a software systems architect, specifically for AUTOSAR compliant systems
  • 3+ years of experience with embedded software development for embedded microcontrollers in mobile applications.
  • 2+ years of experience working with Model Based Software Design (MBSD) and/or system simulation (Matlab, Simulink, and Stateflow).
  • Experience with AUTOSAR authoring tools like PREEvision, DaVinci Developer, etc.
  • Experience working in mechatronics; this includes a solid understanding of electrical and electronics, hydraulics, and mechanical systems.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical, Computer, Software Engineering or Computer Science.
  • Excellent communicator.
Technical Skills:
  • Technical experience relating to design/diagnostics of mechanical/electrical/hydraulic  systems.
  •  Product engineering experience.
  •  Experience taking high level requirements and designing production intent embedded   software  applications.
  •  Experience in authoring detailed software requirements used to implement embedded software.
  •  Knowledge and understanding of vehicle networks and protocols (CAN, J1939, ISOBUS, LIN, etc.).
If you are interested in this opportunity, please email your resume at Also, you can call us at # ( 630) 300 3890.
About Generis Tek:
Generis Tek is a boutique IT/Professional staffing based in Chicagoland. We offer both Contingent Labor & Permanent placement services to several Fortune 500 clients Nationwide.
Our philosophy is based on delivering long-term value and build lasting relationships with our clients, consultants and employees. Our fundamental success lies in understanding our clients’ specific needs and working very closely with our consultants to create a right fit for both sides. We aspire to be our client’s most trusted business partner.