Share this Job

Software Engineer, Product

Date: Dec 5, 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 Engineer, Product - 78105 
Onsite/Remote: Partial Remote Position 


This position is eligible for remote work at the present time. The arrangement may be delayed for training or other job acclimation purposes and remains subject to change.


Your Responsibilities


John Deere is currently hiring a Remote Software Engineer for the Intelligent Solutions Group (ISG) based in Urbandale, IA.


At John Deere, ISG is responsible for pushing the boundaries of the data-driven insight and technology that drives precision agriculture. Our dedication to quality, sustainability, and technology is what makes John Deere a major player in the agriculture industry on a global level. With us, you’ll have an opportunity to work on the front lines of agricultural and sustainable innovation, creating a lasting impact on how our farmers can better feed the world.


As a Software Engineer for ISG at John Deere, you will work on the systems that help our Customers Monitor and Analyze the data from their Connected John Deere machines to help them successfully run their business.  We operate in a collaborative and open environment using the latest in web and cloud technologies to build Web and Mobile applications.


In addition, you will be:

  • Developing and supporting high quality John Deere web and mobile applications
  • 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
  • Supporting a culture of software craftsmanship best practices including Test Automation, Continuous Integration/Deployment, and DevOps methodologies


Visa sponsorship is NOT available for this position.  

What Skills You Need


  • Experience with JavaScript, React.js, or Node.js in building web-client or server-side applications/services 
  • Experience working on a team developing software leveraging Agile delivery methodologies 
  • Experience with Test Driven Development and/or Acceptance Test Driven Development 
  • Experience with Continuous Integration and build pipeline deployment automation 
  • Experience with cloud computing platforms such as Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, or Google Cloud 


What Makes You Stand Out


  • Experience with multiple programming languages or frameworks such as Redux, MobX, Java, Spring, etc. 
  • Experience leveraging AWS services (ECS, EC2, Elastic Beanstalk, Lambda, S3, RDS, SQS, SNS, etc.) 




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

  • Bachelor's degree in either Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, MIS, or equivalent work experience.



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.





Nearest Major Market: Des Moines

Job Segment: Developer, Agricultural, Engineer, Software Engineer, Computer Science, Technology, Agriculture, Engineering