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System Administrator

Date: Sep 26, 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: System Administrator - 73226 


Visa sponsorship is NOT available for this position


As a System Administrator in I&O’s Operating System team, you will build, integrate, deliver and manage, server operating systems to enable compute platforms for all John Deere environments.



  • Build and improve server operating systems including Windows and Unix/Linux
  • Participate effectively in an Agile team environment
  • Solve well defined problems with little guidance
  • Follow industry-standard agile software design methodology

What Skills You Need

  • 2+ years of server administration and support
  • 2+ years of experience working with orchestration tools including (Puppet, Terraform)
  • 2+ years working in an Agile / Lean environment
  • Proven communication skills

What Makes You Stand Out

  • Experience with communicating technical solutions with peers
  • Passionate innovative and willing to learn new technologies
  • Proven experience working in a team environment
  • Knowledge of CI/CD


  • Bachelor's degree in IT, Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent experience in a related career 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.


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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