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Entry Level Mobile Software Engineer

Date: Nov 25, 2021

Location: Urbandale, Iowa, US, 50322

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) - Iowa  - Urbandale  
Function: Product Engineering
Title: Entry Level Mobile Software Engineer - 77666 


Your Responsibilities

As a Mobile Software Engineer, for the John Deere Intelligent Solutions Group (ISG-Urbandale), you will join a team of passionate developers and testers to design, develop, test, and integrate applications of high complexity. We operate in a collaborative, open environment focused on using Agile development techniques to autonomously deliver solutions quickly and effectively.

**This Position Requires Relocation to Urbandale, IA.**

  • Develop and support high-quality John Deere software solutions for user-facing mobile applications
  • Engage in Agile software development activities, including sprint planning, daily standups, retrospectives and hackathons
  • Collaborate with stakeholders, architects and supporting teams to define product requirements and system design
  • Provide and discuss innovative technical solutions with designers and other stakeholders
  • Advocate for a culture of software crafting best practices, including Test Automation, Continuous Integration, and Continuous Deployment
  • Work with individuals on your team to create and follow established coding standards, workflow, or tool standards
  • Pair program with junior and senior members of the team
  • Incorporate customer feedback to ensure you are producing technical solutions that meet their needs

What Skills You Need

  • 0-1+ year of experience in Mobile (Android preferred) Application Development
  • Experience in roles that required strong interpersonal communication and collaboration skills
  • Experience in roles that required strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Experience in computer programming with at least one of the following: Kotlin, Java

What Makes You Stand Out

  • Native Android development
  • Experience with RESTful web services, JSON
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Experience with TDD
  • Experience with other languages, such as: Ruby, Python, html
  • Experience with continuous integration and build systems


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

  • Bachelor's degree in an Engineering, Computer Science or Technology related discipline



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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