John Deere Software Engineer, Analytics in San Francisco, California
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) - California (US-CA) - San Francisco
Function: Product Engineering
Title: Software Engineer, Analytics - 62111
As a Software Engineer, for the John Deere Intelligent Solutions Group (ISG-San Francisco), you will join our team building a world class data platform for advanced analytics and artificial intelligence. We are passionate about making a difference by applying cutting edge technology to solve some of the world's biggest problems. On this team you will help design, develop, and support our precision ag analytics platform - enabling the ingest, modeling, and efficient retrieval of data on a petabyte scale. We are building production data products that utilize machine learning algorithms to enable intelligent, automated equipment and to improve farmer decision making. In addition, you will:
Build and support the technical infrastructure to enable ingest, storage, and retrieval of large-scale precision ag data for analysis, research, and model development.
Build and support high performance data pipelines that are efficient and reliable with robust monitoring.
Design and build data structures that enable secure, performant, cost effective access to data for research and model development.
Collaborate and communicate closely with data scientists to identify and build needed infrastructure, tools, and libraries to support machine learning algorithms.
VISA Sponsorship IS available for this position
What Skills You Need
A solid foundation in computer science and coding chops with Python and/or Scala
2 or more years of application development and implementation experience
Experience building and supporting production software using AWS or other cloud platform
Knowledge of Big Data tools, such as Spark or Hadoop
Sense of ownership, curiosity, and ability to function in a fast paced, collaborative team environment that is distributed across various time zones and locations
Strong analytic skills with high attention to detail and accuracy
What Makes You Stand Out
Experience with Spark or Hadoop
API Development experience with Python
Education (or equivalent work experience)
Ideally, you will have a degree or equivalent work experience in the following:
- Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related 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.