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Software Engineer

Date: Sep 15, 2021

Location: Moline, Illinois, US, 61265

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  - Moline  
Function: Information Technology
Title: Software Engineer - 72350 


***This posting is for multiple openings***


As an Software Engineer on an Identity team, you will support the design and building of Deere’s Information security systems, solutions, and infrastructure by using engineering principles with the aim of securing the organization’s computer systems and networks.  In this role you will participate and drive the adoption of standard authentication mechanisms across Deere’s internal and external facing systems.


As a member of a fully stacked team, your day could entail everything from helping a customer with a basic issue, deploying new functionality in one of our key identity systems, or writing code to solve a larger problem through automation.



Visa sponsorship is available for this position

Proven Technical Skills and Experiences

  • Proven experience in an Agile/Scrum team environment (1+ years)
  • Experience with supporting or integrating external authentication providers, such as Okta
  • Experience supporting or developing API’s (SOAP, REST) that interface with LDAP providers and SQL
  • Experience working with cloud technologies like Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure etc.
  • Understanding of applications development environment, database, data management and infrastructure capabilities and constraints
  • Experience leveraging DevSecOps and lean development principles such as Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery
  • Working understanding of full-stack design patterns and designing loosely coupled architectures
  • Experience working with a distributed computing environment

Interpersonal, Leadership and Teaming Competencies

  • 1+ years in an information security analyst/engineer role
  • Knowledge of analysis practices for role specific security functions, processes, and procedures as well as a foundation in the NIST Cyber Security Framework
  • Capable of collaborating with other team members to ensure that features meet business needs (1+ years in an analyst/engineer role)

Education (or equivalent work experience)

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


  • Bachelor's degree in Information systems or technology
  • The ideal candidate will also have industry certification(s), such as SSCP, CCSP, CISSP, SANS certifications, etc.


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.



Nearest Major Market: Davenport
Nearest Secondary Market: Moline

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