John Deere Programming Analyst in Milan, Illinois

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) - Illinois (US-IL) - Milan

Function: Information Technology

Title: Programming Analyst - 40350

Your Responsibilities

As a Programming Analyst working in the Engineering Team at the Parts Distribution Center (PDC) in Milan, IL, you will work with other Programming Analysts and Industrial Engineers to apply data analysis using statistical techniques, revise existing, and create new data reports to display and summarize data such as: CIPP (Continuous Improvement) team performance, employee activity, and warehouse management/overview reports. In addition, you will:

  • Convert existing IE reports from using input data in the form of a flat file to other data sources, most notably SQL Server

  • Serve as the SharePoint administrator for both the Industrial and Facilities Engineering sites

  • Lead the yearly Carlisle Benchmark data gathering project

Visa sponsorship is NOT available for this position.

What Skills You Need

  • Strong communication skills

  • Self-directed and motivated

  • Strong time-management and organizational skills

  • Excellent problem-solving and trouble-shooting skills

  • Experience with relational databases, preferably SQL Server

  • Experience programming in SAS, VBA (Excel), or any .NET language

  • Demonstrated background in statistical analysis and mathematical computation

  • Ability and willingness to travel up to 25%

What Makes You Stand Out

Other areas of experience or interest that will help us place you on the right team include:

  • Experience working with incentive pay systems and work measurement

  • Experience in data transformation processes and programming techniques

  • Knowledge of CIPP and CI processes

  • Experience with warehousing and/or logistics

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office SharePoint

Education (or equivalent work experience)

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

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Information Technology, or Industrial Engineering with acceptable experience in programming, or equivalent 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.

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.