John Deere JDCP Delivery Architect in Garza Garcia, Mexico

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.

Title: JDCP Delivery Architect

Primary Location: Mexico (MX) - Nuevo León (MX-NLE) - Garza Garcia

Function: Information Technology

John Deere is a foremost leader in the ag equipment business, and we continue to put a solid stamp on other industries. For over 150 years, the company’s portfolio of groundbreaking products has grown to include industries related to and outside of agriculture, including Turf, Construction and Forestry and Wind Technologies. The image of John Deere is no longer that of a signature green tractor meandering across a field; it’s been replaced with an image of acceleration, swift progress, and innovative leaping toward the company’s 200th year. The product line alone serves as proof with advances in machine performance, equipment automation, fleet management, and John Deere’s ongoing investment in emerging markets.

Main Responsibilities:

As a Delivery Architect at John Deere Customer and Product Support IT in Monterrey, Mexico you will be the technical architect of an agile development team dedicated to the development and delivery of solutions for John Deere Custom Performance. In this role you will:

  • Create architectural design documentation.

  • Work with business stakeholders, development teams to reach agreement on the requirements.

  • Apply information analysis to assist in the effective integration of data to create business solutions.

  • Participate in creation of project plans and schedule to meet business requirements.

What Skills You Need:

  • Provide technical guidance to software development teams.

  • Participate in team runway activities from designing technical documentation through product delivery and support.

  • Operates within an Agile team. Provide guidance on coding standards, workflow, and tool standards.

  • Typically provides guidance to other team members of design solutions or coding practices within the team.

  • Considered an expert within the team on tools and technology in use.

  • Expected to work with junior members of the team by pairing, coaching and review.

  • Occasionally provides input into the product development strategy and roadmaps.

  • Excellent communicator who thrives on solving problems and working in a team environment.

  • 7+ years of experience with web software development.

  • 7+ years of experience Java development experience.

  • Experience with applications development environment, database, data administration and infrastructure capabilities and constraints.

  • Understanding of service oriented architecture.

  • Experience working with Test Driven Development, Acceptance Test Driven Development, Continuous Integration, Test Automation.

  • Experience with Agile development process.

  • Proven experience designing large scale applications

  • Experience translating business requirements into technical solutions and communicating those solutions to one or more development teams.

  • Ability and willingness to travel domestically and internationally up to 20%.

What Makes You Stand Out:

  • Demonstrated ability to lead the technical direction of a team and to influence without direct authority

  • Experience working with HTML5, JavaScript, jQuery, Progressive Enhancement, Responsive Design.

  • Experience with Java/J2EE programming/software/server side development.

  • Experience working with REST web services, Spring, Maven, Hibernate, IntelliJ or RAD/Eclipse IDE.

  • Experience working with Amazon Web Services platform technologies; Kinesis, RDS, EC2/ECS, S3, SQS, EMR, etc.

  • Experience with infrastructure as code

  • Demonstrated ability to work with complex applications requiring high performance and scalability.

  • Experience working with offshore development teams.

Education (or equivalent experience):

  • Bachelor's Degree in IT, Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent experience in a related career field.

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.

John Deere--a proven business leader-- watch your potential grow.

This position will be posted for a minimum of 7 business days and unposted when a qualified pool of candidates is achieved.

Candidates must have the necessary work permits to work in the country.