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Software Engineer

Date: Apr 20, 2021

Location: East Moline, Illinois, United States, 61244

Company: John Deere

There are over 7 billion people on this planet. And by 2050, there will be 2 billion more... many moving into urban centers at an unprecedented rate. Making sure there is enough food, fiber and infrastructure for our rapidly growing world is what we’re all about at John Deere. And it’s why we’re investing in our people and our technology like never before! Here the world’s brightest minds are tackling the world’s biggest challenges. If you believe one person can make the world a better place, we’ll put you to work. RIGHT NOW.


Primary Location: United States (US) - Illinois  - East Moline  
Function: Information Technology
Title: Software Engineer - 73087 


As a Software Engineer, you will design, build and deliver software for the products/components that make up the Channel IT Systems and Services 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 those corresponding systems
  • Work alongside other team members in the development of a DevSecOps culture


Visa sponsorship is available for this position 

Required Qualifications:

  • 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
  • 2+ years’ experience in AWS or similar cloud technologies
  • Experience with TDD and acceptance test-driven development utilizing J-Unit, Cucumber, Jest, Puppeteer, Enzyme, etc.
  • Understanding of applications development environment, database, data management and infrastructure capabilities and constraints

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Understanding of design patterns and loosely coupled architectures
  • Capable of collaborating with multiple business stakeholders to provide information technology solutions 
  • Strong desire to learn and develop skills in new technologies
  • Skilled in interpersonal communications, collaboration, and conflict resolution
  • Experience working in a team environment


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.


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 or expression, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.



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