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Construction - Productivity Products - Automation Project Lead



mossville, il, usa
Posted on Saturday, October 21, 2023

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Job Description:

Your Work Shapes the World at Caterpillar Inc.

When you join Caterpillar, you're joining a global team who cares not just about the work we do – but also about each other. We are the makers, problem solvers, and future world builders who are creating stronger, more sustainable communities. We don't just talk about progress and innovation here – we make it happen, with our customers, where we work and live. Together, we are building a better world, so we can all enjoy living in it.

Your Work Shapes the World

Whether it be groundbreaking products, best in class solutions or creating a lifelong career, you can do the work that matters at Caterpillar. With a 95-year legacy of quality and innovation and 150 locations in countries around the world, your impact spans the globe.

When you join Caterpillar, you are joining a team of makers, innovators, and doers. We are the people who roll up our sleeves and do the work to build a better world. We don’t just talk about progress and innovation. We make it happen. And we are proud of that, because it helps our customers build and power the world we live in – the roads, hospitals, homes, and infrastructure. Without a dedicated workforce Caterpillar could not effectively meet our customer’s needs. Join us.


This position will lead the development of digital products across a multitude of technology platforms and will help empower Caterpillar customers to manage their business more efficiently. This individual will be responsible for leading the development of solutions that facilitate the connection between our office products and our machine connectivity solutions.

This position will work between stakeholders and development teams translating customer needs to build solutions that meet customer and dealer needs. This position must have strong experience delivering results within complex programs and global organizations.

Job Duties / Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

  • Possess the ability to conceptualize and communicate ideas to stakeholders of all levels within an organization.
  • Possess the ability to collaborate with the development teams to address industry needs.
  • Ability to deliver on short-term needs that fit into a long-term vision.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering or computer science disciplines
  • 5+ years of progressive experience operating within a product development team.
  • 2+ years previous experience working with telematics information.

Top Candidates will also have:

  • Requires ability to listen to customers and stakeholders to identify new products and features.
  • Experience in the development of information-based solutions for the heavy equipment industry.
  • Desirable is a result driven, self-starter with a unique combination of technical knowledge, business acumen and strong general and emotional intelligence.

Additional Information:

The primary location for this position is Mossville, IL (Tech Center Building A)

Domestic relocation assistance is available.

This position may require up to 10% travel.

Employee benefit details

Our goal at Caterpillar is for you to have a rewarding career. Our teams are critical to the success of our customers who build a better world.

Here you earn more than just a salary because we value your performance. We offer a total rewards package that provides benefits on day one (medical, dental, vision, RX, and 401K) along with the potential of an annual bonus.

Additional benefits include paid vacation days and paid holidays (prorated based upon hire date).

Final details

Please frequently check the email associated with your application, including the junk/spam folder, as this is the primary correspondence method. If you wish to know the status of your application – please use the candidate log-in on our career website as it will reflect any updates to your status.

This employer is not currently hiring foreign national applicants that require or will require sponsorship tied to a specific employer, such as H, L, TN, F, J, E, O. As a global company, Caterpillar offers many job opportunities outside of the U.S. which can be found through our employment website at

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