John Deere UX Coach in Moline, Illinois
At John Deere, we run so life can leap forward. This powerful pupose is our promise to humankind that we will dream, design and deliver breakthrough products that sustain our world for generations to come. The world is counting on us to feed billions of people and build vital infrastructures in villages, towns, and megacities. We live up to the legacy our founder forged in a one-room blacksmith's shop nearly two centuries ago by creating a culture that brings out the best in all of us. A culture where great ideas thrive because every voice is heard.
Primary Location: United States (US) - Illinois - Moline
Function: Information Technology
Title: UX Coach - 75722
As a UX Coach for John Deere located in Moline, IL, you will…
Mastery level understanding of User Experience. 5+ years of experience in a UX role driving research and design activities for a product
High level understanding of Agile and proven experience incorporating UX activities and user feedback into the product’s backlog
Experience with usability testing and user feedback methods including usability testing, contextual interviews, focus groups, surveys, user interviews, etc.
Experience implementing Design Thinking methodology, mission model canvas, lean canvas, or business model canvas
What Skills You Need
5+ years - Mastery level understanding of User Experience.
5 years - in a UX role driving research and design activities for a product
5 years - Experience with usability testing and user feedback methods including usability testing, contextual interviews, focus groups, surveys, user interviews, etc.
3+ years – creating personas and journey maps.
2+ years - High level understanding of Agile and proven experience incorporating UX activities and user feedback into the product’s backlog
2+ years - Experience implementing Design Thinking methodology, mission model canvas, lean canvas, or business model canvas
What Makes You Stand Out
Additional UX Certifications and/or Advanced Agile Certifications
Has performed other agile roles such as Engineering Manager, Scrum Master, Product Owner
Strong communication and presentations skills, including the ability to lead design discussions, workshops, training sessions, and user interviews
Experience and proven ability to coach upward (IT director, Business director, Product Management, GEMs)
Proven ability to coach technical teams and develop others (will need to coach other coaches)
Proactively identifying impediments and experience overcoming roadblocks (technical & business) at multiple levels of the organization
Learning Agility / Innovative - desire and openness for continuous technical learning and identifying areas for application
Ideally you will have a degree or equivalent related work experience in the following:
- Bachelor's degree in Engineering/Technology/IT discipline 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 (http://www.deere.com/en/our-company/john-deere-careers/why-john-deere/) 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. An Equal Opportunity Employer, John Deere requires a diversity of people, perspectives and ideas to address the complex challenges of its global business. 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, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.