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Part-Time Student-IT Infrastructure Engineer-Olathe KS

Date: Sep 11, 2022

Location: Olathe, Kansas, US

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) - Kansas  - Olathe  
Function: Information Technology
Title: Part-Time Student-IT Infrastructure Engineer-Olathe KS - 86545 

Onsite/Remote: Onsite Position 


The Part-Time Student Program is primarily designed to augment the Company’s regular full-time staff and is for students who work in parallel to their school schedule YEAR-ROUND.


Your Responsibilities


As a Part-Time Student-IT Infrastructure Engineer for John Deere Olathe located in Olathe, Kansas, you will:


  • Monitor, apply changes to, and/or manage current information technology infrastructure to ensure high availability and optimal performance in an integrated environment.
  • Perform and apply information analysis to resolve desktop and infrastructure problems. Deliver infrastructure technology for business requirements.
  • Participate on projects as a team member and work on projects that require contact with other Information Technology departments and business partners at the unit, division or enterprise level.
  • Collaborate with product teams to implement changes and improvements to processes. This may include modifying existing operating systems, designs, or program code, or designing new processes. Responsible for communicating and recording change documentation.


What Skills You Need.


  • Ideally you will be pursuing a degree in Computer Science, Management of Information Systems, Computer Engineering, or a related field; others may apply
  • Must be registered as a full-time student at a local university
  • Graduation date December 2023 or later
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.8 or above
  • Available to work 16-20 hours/week during the academic year
  • Available to work 35-40 hours/week during the summer semester
  • Must be able to commute to the work location in Olathe, Kansa on a daily basis year-round
  • Strong people/relationship-building skills
  • Strong communication skills (comfortable interacting with business stakeholders)
  • Good organization and time management skills
  • IT experience/knowledge


What Makes You Stand Out


  • Experience working in an Agile environment
  • Broad IT knowledge/experiences (infrastructure & applications)
  • Excellence in verbal and written communication
  • Ability to develop productive working relationships with a wide variety of teams and leaders
  • Experience in incident, problem or change management
  • Relevant desktop experience or with relevant Edge products
  • Experience monitoring, changing and/or managing IT infrastructure to ensure high availability and optimal performance in an integrated environment
  • Experience performing and applying information analysis to resolve infrastructure problems


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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