The AGCO Acceleration Center is looking for a highly talented embedded IoT development intern to join our team at the Research Park for the Spring & Summer 2020. This person will work closely with the FUSE team in Tremont, IL and assist the team in developing a reference implementation of the AWS IoT Core framework on a current generation AGCO IoT telemetry device.

Job Responsibilities:

Assist in technical development activities of a mobile application, leveraging AWS IoT Core:

Implement AWS IoT core in an embedded Linux environment

Connect IoT Core functions to device SDKs

Capture GPS location and send it to AWS backend

Capture and interpret CAN data and send it to AWS backend

Create appropriate AWS backend device management and registration functions

Our Ideal Candidate Will Have:

Familiarity with IoT Design patterns and embedded Linux

Familiarity with C/C++ and Java

Preferably have familiarity with MQTT, and cloud based services

Preferably have experience with some AWS services

Preferably have some agricultural or automotive experience


Degree program on computer science or similar application or hardware development

Experience gathering data from various source systems/databases, cleansing & transforming and preparing data ahead of analysis & data-mining phase

Must be registered as a full-time student

Must be able to commute to the work location on a daily basis

Additional Details:

This is a paid, part-time internship for Spring 2020 and full-time internship for Summer 2020 at the AGCO Acceleration Center in the University of Illinois’ Research Park. Students are required to work 10-20 hours a week on-site at our office in Research Park in the Spring and 35-40 hours a week on-site at our office in Research Park in the Summer.


AGCO (NYSE: AGCO) is a Fortune 500 corporation offering solutions across the agriculture chain with a complete product portfolio. Our grain and protein brands include GSI, Cimbria, AP, Cumberland and Tecno – global manufacturers of grain systems, seed processing, and swine and poultry production equipment. We are dedicated to protecting every acre, every harvest and every animal in our customers’ care. By doing this, we help advance agriculture in developing countries and around the world.


Fuse® is the leading global innovator of open smart farming solutions, operated by AGCO Corp. Fuse acts as AGCO’s hub for innovation between the core brands, as an entry point for global technology partnering, and as the open platform that brings the innovation of the broader ag tech market together-all for AGCO customers’ benefit.

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