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Software Engineer

Date: Jan 21, 2022

Location: Milan, Illinois, US, 61201

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  - Milan  
Function: Information Technology
Title: Software Engineer - 78680 

Onsite/Remote: Onsite Position 

Your Responsibilities

As a Cloud Software Engineer, you will perform software development for John Deere AWS and Azure Cloud Platforms. In addition, you will;

  • Operate within an Agile team and participates in all aspects of the team’s work.
  • Work within established guidelines such as coding standards, workflow, or tool standards.
  • Provide technical guidance and coaching to other team members.
  • Considered an expert within the team on tools and technology in use.
  • Work with junior members of the team by pairing, coaching and review.
  • Provide input into the product development strategy and roadmap.

What Skills You Need

  • 5 or more years of experience in application software development, database and data management.
  • 3 or more years of proven experience working with software design.
  • 2 or more years of experience with Agile development processes including: Test Driven Development and/or Test Automation.
  • 2 or more years of experience with infrastructure-as-code, automation, troubleshooting and root cause analysis.
  • 2 or more years of experience leveraging DevSecOps and lean development principles such as Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery.
  • 2 or more years of experience working with Amazon Web Services (AWS) or Microsoft Azure platform technologies.

What Makes You Stand Out

  • 5 or more years of experience with Java development of Rest APIs.
  • 3 or more years of experience with Python development.
  • Experience with communicating technical decisions and their rationales to technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Ability to work with cloud databases and complex environments requiring high performance and scalability.


  • Bachelor's degree in IT/Computer Science/Engineering.



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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