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Software Developer (Entry Level)

Date: Oct 13, 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: Software Developer (Entry Level) - 77478 


Visa sponsorship is NOT available for this position

Your Responsibilities


As an entry-level Software Developer for John Deere Intelligent Solutions Group (ISG), located in Urbandale, IA, you will join a team of passionate software developers in the development of precision agriculture software products. 

  • Developing and supporting high-quality John Deere agronomic software solutions which may include web applications, mobile applications, or RESTful APIs
  • Engaging in all aspects of the software delivery cycle including the design, build, test, deploy, and support of software applications
  • Engaging in Agile software development activities including team sprint planning, daily standups, and retrospectives
  • •Collaborating with Product Owners, Architects, UX designers, and other supporting teams to define product requirements, system design, and delivery cadences
  • •Supporting a culture of software craftsmanship best practices including Test Automation and Continuous Integration

What Skills You Need


  • Experience in front and/or back end web application development
  • Experience in roles that required strong interpersonal communication and collaboration skills
  • Experience in roles that required strong analytical and problem-solving skills

What Makes You Stand Out


  • Experience with programming languages/frameworks such as Java, Spring, Scala, C#, React.js, Node.js, or SQL/NoSQL
  • Experience in designing and developing SQL/NoSQL DBMSs
  • Experience in designing and developing RESTful web services
  • Experience with cloud computing platforms such as Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, or Google Cloud
  • Experience with any of the following: Agile development processes, Test Driven Development, Acceptance Test-Driven Development, or Continuous Integration



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

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, MIS, or other IT-related disciplines



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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