John Deere 50782111 - Digital Delivery Architect (f/m) in Kaiserslautern, Germany

John Deere with a total net sales and revenues of more than 28,8 billion USD and more than 57.000 employees is one of the world´s biggest producers of agricultural machinery and one of the most important in the area of golf and turf equipment. Our name represents high quality and reliability.

John Deere employees have great chances for career and personal development through the company´s internationality as well as profound support and training.

The Intelligent Solutions Group (ISG) of John Deere GmbH & Co. KG in Kaiserslautern develops future trends and technologies in the area of mobile agricultural and construction machinery in cooperation with different research centers. In addition, ISG develops and sells products and services in the area of precision farming using global satellite based navigation systems (GNSS), automated steering systems, machine automation, sensor technologies, telematic system solutions, Web applications as well as apps for mobile devices to optimize farming processes and to support decision making.

The John Deere Intelligent Solutions Group in Kaiserslautern is searching for a

Digital Delivery Architect (f/m).

John Deere’s agricultural machinery is more and more integrated into the cloud. Our customers manager their machinery and their overall businesses by means of our products in the digital (Web and Mobile) space. As digital delivery architect within our team you will contribute architectural designs for our digital products within the John Deere ecosystem.

In particular, a digital delivery architect:

  • comes up with architectural designs in the space of our web front-end, mobile apps, APIs, cloud-based web services, etc. and aligns them with all relevant stakeholders within our global organization

  • implements architectural prototypes and provides code skeletons to development teams

  • part-time joins development teams to support transitioning of architectural solutions and assure architectural compliance

  • continuously evaluates new and existing technologies in the digital space with respect to their relevance for our products

Your Qualifications:

  • Master in Software Engineering or similar education in computer science

  • 5+ years of implementation experience regarding digital products (Web, Mobile, Cloud, Backend,...) including experience in architectural design

  • Strong knowledge of architecture design methods, best practices and their adoption in a product delivery environment

  • Strong knowledge of reference architectures and architectural patterns in the digital space, especially related to distributed systems, web and mobile applications, cloud architecture, data-centric applications, microservice architectures, IoT based applications, etc.

  • Strong knowledge of frameworks and technologies in the digital space, for instance:

  • Amazon Web Services (AWS) or similar cloud frameworks

  • Docker or similar container-based development platforms

  • Java Script frameworks like Node.js, AngularJs, React, Redux

  • Mobile SDKs (iOS and Android) and cross-platform frameworks like React Native

  • Programming languages Java, Scala, Python

  • Strong communication, presentation and conflict management skills

  • Strong experience in using agile methods, solid understanding of the role of an architect in agile development

  • Strong English skills

  • Excellence in technical writing

This makes you stand out:

  • Experience working with software development teams located in different physical locations including international locations

  • Experience regarding architecture and development of embedded products

  • Experience in requirements engineering, testing, DevOps

  • High degree of self-initiative / self-motivation as well as structured thinking

  • Independent and solution-oriented way of working / thinking

  • Experience in conflict resolution

If you are interested in joining our team and have the right qualifications please send your valid information online to John Deere Jobbörse.