Trimble Inc. Platforms Engineer in Westminster, Colorado
DESCRIPTION Trimble is an exciting, entrepreneurial company, with a history ofexceptional growth coupled with a disciplined and strategic focus on being thebest. While GPS is at our core, we have grown beyond this technology toembrace other sophisticated positioning technologies and, in doing so; weare changing the way the world works. Our solutions are used in over 140countries and we have incredibly diverse lines of business. Our employees represent this diversity and can be found in over 30countries, working closely with their colleagues around the world. Due toour geographic, product and customer reach, there is plenty of room atTrimble for exceptional people to grow. Come position yourself with aninnovative industry leader and position yourself for success. Job Summary The successful candidate will be responsible for the design,performance tuning, and troubleshooting of vehicle based guidance systems.Most of these project will be driving them all the way to market. Thisincludes mechanical, hydraulic and cabling solutions, as well as,in-house testing, managing field testing, and driving the product tomarket. The candidate must be able to communicate with firmware engineers,operations, FAE s, dealers, customers and suppliers. Domestic andinternational travel will be required. Key Responsibilities Design aftermarket vehicle interface solutions for a variety of precisionguidance product lines. Generate part solid models, part drawings, BOM s, tuning profilesand installation documentation for the associated platform kits. Ensure that Ag products, equipment interfaces and performance meet thelocal market needs and expectations. Required Skills and Experience BSME with 5+ years experience or equivalent Familiar with operations and functions of heavy equipment/machinery,preferably Agricultural Working knowledge of Creo Must be self-motivated and able to work outside of an office environment Some knowledge or understanding of hydraulic or electronic systemsinstrumentation and measurements Must have strong English verbal and written communication skills Must have effective decision making, planning and collaborative problemsolving skills - A customer-first team player with solid organizational skills Need to be tech savvy and comfortable learning new computerapplications Nice-to-Have Skills or Experience Direct experience in precision agriculture is a huge plus Direct experience with GNSS based systems a plus Knowledge of commercial farming practices and techniques is a plus Trimble is transforming the way the world works by delivering productsand services that connect the physical and digital worlds. Core technologiesin positioning, modeling, connectivity and data analytics enable customersto improve productivity, quality, safety and sustainability. From purposebuilt products to enterprise lifecycle solutions, Trimble software,hardware and services are transforming a broad range of industries such asagriculture, construction, geospatial and transportation and logistics. Trimble is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative ActionEmployer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard torace, gender, age, color, religion, national origin, maritalstatus, disability, sexual orientation, status as a covered veteran inaccordance with applicable federal, state and local laws, or any otherprotected factor. EOE/M/F/V/DEmployer's Job# 15833Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOEstatement.