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Senior Java Software Engineer

Date: Nov 25, 2022

Location: East Moline, Illinois, US, 61244

Company: John Deere

At John Deere, we run so life can leap forward. This powerful purpose is our promise to humankind that we will dream, design and deliver breakthrough products that sustain our world for generations to come. The world is counting on us to feed billions of people and build vital infrastructures in villages, towns, and megacities. We live up to the legacy our founder forged in a one-room blacksmith's shop nearly two centuries ago by creating a culture that brings out the best in all of us. A culture where great ideas thrive because every voice is heard.


Primary Location: United States (US) - Illinois  - East Moline  
Function: Technology (CA)
Title: Senior Java Software Engineer - 85542 

Onsite/Remote: Partial Remote Position 


Sponsorship is available for this position

Your Responsibilities

As a Senior Java Software Engineer, you will design, build and deliver software for the products/components that make up the Dealer Management Systems product suite and be involved with the technical implementation of the external integration points of certain systems within the product suite.

  • Operate within an Agile team and participate in all aspects of that team's work regarding software analysis, development and testing
  • Active team member in contributing to the team's technical practices leveraging industry standards for development practices
  • Collaborate / contribute with other team members on product architecture, scalability, integrations
  • Collaborate with other John Deere groups on the integrations of the Solution and corresponding systems
  • Work alongside other team members in the development of a DevSecOps culture

Visa Sponsorship is available for this position.

What Skills You Need

  • 4 + years’ experience with Java web development with Spring and RESTful API
  • 2 + years' experience working in an Agile/Scrum team environment
  • 2 + years' experience in the design, development, testing and integration of complex software solutions leveraging change management; specifically, with front-end and back-end designs, development and optimization
  • 2+ years’ experience leveraging DevSecOps and lean development principles such as Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery

What Makes You Stand Out

  • 2+ years' experience with UI frameworks such as REACT or CSS
  • 2+ years’ experience in AWS or similar cloud technologies
  • Learning Agility / Innovative - desire and openness for continuous technical learning and identifying areas for application 
  • Growth mindset - willingness to deal and thrive in uncertainty 
  • Skilled in interpersonal communications, negotiation, and conflict resolution 
  • Capable of collaborating with multiple stakeholders to solve problems via digital solutions 


Ideally you will have a degree or equivalent related work experience in the following:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/Engineering or related field 



What You'll Get


At John Deere, you are empowered to create a career that will take you to where you want to go. Here, you'll enjoy the freedom to explore new projects, the support to think outside the box and the advanced tools and technology that foster innovation and achievement. We offer comprehensive relocation and reward packages to help you get started on your new career path. Click here to find out more about our Total Rewards Package.


The information contained herein is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and qualifications required of individuals performing the job. The qualifications detailed in this job description are not considered the minimum requirements necessary to perform the job, but rather as guidelines. 


An Equal Opportunity Employer, John Deere requires a diversity of people, perspectives and ideas to address the complex challenges of its global business.  John Deere is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.





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