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John Deere Software Engineer in Johnston, Iowa

There are 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 in our 175-year history. 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) - Iowa (US-IA) - Johnston

Function: Information Technology

Title: Software Engineer - 63545

Your Responsibilities

As a Software Engineer for John Deere Financial you will be responsible for collaborating with application development teams driving availability of Mission Critical and Business Essential applications used by our Dealer, customers and employee through implementation and support of Lean Service Management tools and techniques. In addition, you will;

  • Work between application teams and infrastructure teams to understand all the components that make up the JDF IT applications and solutions supported by the team

  • Review application and system performance data collected from system logs, application monitoring and other sources to provide trending and forecasting

  • Enable application teams, from a development perspective, working w/them to implement/embed code within an application to be able to support effectively

  • Analyze code responding to Incident/Problem/Change management to drive improved monitoring and application resiliency

  • Work with application teams to establish SLA and OLA for their applications/departments

  • Review infrastructure needs to meet future demand

  • Manage some of the nonfunctional requirements of the applications

  • Serve as the application availability and common components subject matter expert

Visa sponsorship is NOT available for this position

Proven Technical Skills and Experiences

  • Proven experience in the design, development, testing and integration of high complex software solutions leveraging change management

  • Understanding of applications development environment, database, data management and infrastructure capabilities and constraints

  • Proven experience working in an Agile/Scrum team environment

  • Proven deep experience leveraging DevSecOps and lean development principles such as Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery

  • Deep experience with software test automation (TDD and Unit Testing Frameworks: Junit, Mockito, Cucumber, Cypress)

  • Working understanding of design patterns

  • ITIL Exposure

  • Exposure, Tableau, R, Python

Interpersonal, Leadership and Teaming Competencies

  • Capable of collaborating with multiple business stakeholders to provide information technology solutions

  • Skilled in interpersonal communications, negotiation, and conflict resolution

  • Proven experience working in a team environment

Education (or equivalent work experience)

  • Bachelor's degree in Information Technology

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.