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John Deere Sr Software Engineer in Moline, 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) - Moline

Function: Information Technology

Title: Sr Software Engineer - 63378

Your Responsibilities

As a Senior Software Engineer for John Deere located in Moline, Illinois, you will teach, coach, and mentor technical practices with delivery team members. In addition, you will be responsible for the following:

  • Mentoring agile practices with scrum and Kanban teams

  • Leading teams through technical transformation by helping to implement automation, quality practices including Test Driven Development, and other modern development practices

  • Technical pairing with embedded team members

  • Collaborating with architecture teams to develop technology roadmaps

  • Collaborating with IT Modernization to drive best practices into agile training

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 in Java web development with Sprint and Restful APIs leveraging change management (8 or more years across multiple of these)

  • Understanding of applications development environment, database, data management and infrastructure capabilities and constraints (8 or more years)

  • Proven experience in an Agile/Scrum team environment (7 or more years)

  • Proven deep experience leveraging DevSecOps and lean development principles such as Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery 7 or more years

  • Deep experience in cloud development with platforms like AWS or Azure (4 or more years)

  • Working understanding of full-stack design patterns and designing loosely coupled architectures (4 or more years)

  • 4 or more years of experience with TDD and acceptance test-driven development utilizing J-Unit, Cucumber & Cypress

  • 4 or more years of experience designing and implementing JavaScript UI applications with React.js, Jquery or Angular.js'; 3+ years of experience with common front-end development tools such as Babel, Webpack, NPM, or Yarn

  • 4 or more years of varied DB experience (e.g. DBS, SQL Server, MongoDB, Hibernate, NoSQL)

Interpersonal, Leadership and Teaming Competencies

  • Experience collaborating with multiple business stakeholders to provide information technology solutions

  • Effective interpersonal communication, negotiation, and conflict resolution skills

  • Experience as a work lead providing technical coaching and mentoring to others

  • Proven strong leadership skill and experience, influence effectively, ability to resolve impediments in a timely manner

  • Established relationships and connections with key technical and business partners in (business capability, product family, and/or product team)

Education (or equivalent work experience)

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

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent discipline

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.