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Senior Software Engineer

Date: Jun 18, 2022

Location: Chicago, Illinois, US, 60607

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  - Chicago  
Function: Technology (CA)
Title: Senior Software Engineer - 84492 

Onsite/Remote: Onsite Position 

 

Visa Sponsorship is available for this role

Your Responsibilities

As a Senior Software Engineer for the Agile Operating Model Tools Team located in Chicago or Moline, IL, you will….

  • Develops, codes, configures, and tests programs and systems Internal agile metrics app (React; NodeJS; TypeScript)
  • Supports advanced configuration and operations of Agile SaaS tools Jira, Mural, TeamRetro, and Agile OKR tools.
  • Evaluates and implements enhancement design solutions to improve cost, quality, and performance of software applications.
  • Analyzes assignments and determines software specifications that must be fulfilled to achieve objectives.
  • Executes necessary documentation as needed.
  • Collaborates with other relevant stakeholders and team members to ensure that features meet business needs.
  • Follows industry-standard agile software design methodology for development and documentation.
  • Mentors junior software engineers within the team and across multiple products.
  • Leads engineering practices alongside engineering manager.

What Skills You Need

  • Ability to advocate for Agile best practices including Test Driven Development, Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment, Clean Code practices, Scrum methodologies
  • Ability to analyze, translate, and define business requirements into technical solutions. - Has an expert understanding of the principles, can apply the information to complex situations, solve complex problems, conduct research/break new ground, develop new applications, and provide expert support for other practitioners.
  • Ability to apply engineering principles and concepts for designs. - Has an expert understanding of the principles, can apply the information to complex situations, solve complex problems, conduct research/break new ground, develop new applications, and provide expert support for other practitioners.
  • Excellence in verbal and written communication forms with emphasis on persuasive communication, tact and negotiation. - Performs more complex functions, understands principles, may teach others.
  • Ability to manage many competing priorities/requests in a fast-paced environment - Performs more complex functions, understands principles, may teach others.
  • Hands-on experience designing and developing in React - 4 years
  • Hands-on experience designing and developing in JavaScript (TypeScript) and Node.JS - 3 years
  • Hands-on experience implementing, testing, and supporting APIs - 3 years
  • Hands-on experience implementing, testing, and supporting CI/CD pipelines – 2 years
  • Product design, test and/or analysis experience. - 3 years
  • Experience in Agile Development - 3 years

What Makes You Stand Out

  • Fluency in client/server communication patterns
  • Expertise in architecting, building, and deployment of scalable and engaging web interfaces
  • Expertise in debugging UI issues and performance optimization geared towards user experience

Education

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

  • Degree in a Software Engineering/Technology discipline or equivalent experience. - University Degree (4 years or equivalent)
  • Degree in an Information Technology discipline or equivalent experience. - University Degree (4 years or equivalent)

 

 

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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