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Hardware Technical Steward - Grade Control Platform



IT, Other Engineering
Dayton, OH, USA
Posted on Friday, November 17, 2023

Hardware Technical Steward - Grade Control Platform

Job Location: Dayton, OH

Our Department: CTCT GCP

What You Will Do

  • Lead technical strategy for Grade Control Platform (GCP) hardware

  • Work with the Grade Control Applications (GCA) Technical Steward and other CTCT technical leadership on overall CTCT technical strategy

  • Work with GCP leadership on decisions that affect multiple GCP product groups

  • Coordinate plans and directions with Trimble and Caterpillar

  • Maintain two-way communication with GCP technical leaders to establish a shared, consistent understanding of direction and goals

  • Coordinate with CTCT technical leadership on common approaches and solutions

  • Work with CTCT technical leaders to establish standards, best practices, and a culture of continuous improvement

  • Collaborate with CGP in the identification and evaluation of new technologies and processes

  • Use an understanding of directions and approaches from adjacent industries to identify opportunities, and influence outcomes, for GCP

  • Serve as a technical advisor for CGP

    • Contribute to design reviews

    • Review product specifications

    • Contribute to risk analyses and FMEAs

    • Offer input to product testing and review test reports

  • Foster a culture where technical decisions are made at the level which matches the scope/reach of the decision

What Skills & Experience You Should Bring

  • Development and use of machine control systems and the technologies they utilize

  • System integrators as customers, with an understanding of the resources they need to develop and maintain their systems

  • Development and management of standards and processes

  • Multidiscipline engineering background, with a blend of electrical, mechanical, and software skills

  • Technical leadership abilities; use of influence and experience in support of business objectives

  • Solid analytical and problem solving skills

  • Commitment to continuous improvement

  • BS/MS in electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, computer engineering, or similar program

  • 10+ years of embedded systems development


Pay Equity


Trimble provides the following compensation range and general description of other compensation and benefits that it in good faith believes it might pay and/or offer for this position. This compensation range is based on a full time schedule. Trimble reserves the right to ultimately pay more or less than the posted range and offer additional benefits and other compensation, depending on circumstances not related to an applicant’s sex or other status protected by local, state, or federal law.


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Trimble offers comprehensive core benefits that include Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability, Time off plans and retirement plans. Most of our businesses also offer tax savings plans for health, dependent care and commuter expenses as well as Paid Parental Leave and Employee Stock Purchase Plan.


Trimble is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We welcome and embrace our
candidates' diversity and take affirmative action to employ and advance individuals
without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation,
religion, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, pregnancy (including
childbirth or related medical conditions), national origin, marital status, genetic

information, and all other legally protected characteristics. We forbid discrimination and
harassment in the workplace based on any protected status or characteristic. A criminal
history is not an automatic bar to employment with the Company, and we consider
qualified applicants consistent with applicable federal, state, and local law.

The Company is also committed to providing reasonable accommodations for
individuals with disabilities, and individuals with sincerely held religious beliefs in our job
application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation for your job,