John Deere IT Business Analyst in Torreon, Mexico

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.

Title: IT Business Analyst

Primary Location: Mexico (MX) - Coahuila (MX-COA) - Torreon

Function: Information Technology

John Deere is a foremost leader in the ag equipment business, and we continue to put a solid stamp on other industries. For over 150 years, the company’s portfolio of groundbreaking products has grown to include industries related to and outside of agriculture, including Turf, Construction and Forestry and Wind Technologies. The image of John Deere is no longer that of a signature green tractor meandering across a field; it’s been replaced with an image of acceleration, swift progress, and innovative leaping toward the company’s 200th year. The product line alone serves as proof with advances in machine performance, equipment automation, fleet management, and John Deere’s ongoing investment in emerging markets.

Main Responsibilities:

-As a Business Analyst for John Deere Electronic Solutions in Torreon, Mexico, you will be focused on requirements for new systems and processes related to Electronic Manufacturing Execution System (EMES).

-Assist the Product Owner on assigned complex projects by providing project leadership, facilitating discussions across functional areas and deliver results in the required timeframes.

-Research, analyze and document business requirements for developing or enhancing complex systems.

-Help business manage implementation, testing, training, and communication associated with assigned projects.

-Maintain strong and collaborative relationships with the business, accounting and IT while serving as a strong advocate of new/enhanced solutions or processes throughout the organization.

-Develop test cases and participate in user acceptance testing of business system project implementations as well as getting needed approvals for deployments to production.

-Address end-user process questions for processes that have been implemented, provides process/system break/fix support, and implements process/system enhancements of high complexity.

-Fully participate in a t-shaped Agile team, where you will have the opportunity to learn other roles on the team and flex to support highest need.

-Actively work to share knowledge among team members.

-Apply information analysis to assist in the effective implementation and integration of a business process using technology.

-Assist development team to explain or clarify project requirements, business processes, create test scenarios, replicate issues, and project estimation.

-Visa sponsorship is NOT available for this position.

What Skills You Need:

-Strong interpersonal, negotiation and conflict resolution skills and experience.

-Experience collaborating with business and IT teams to provide IT solutions.

-Work collaboratively on an Agile team to deliver solutions that meet all acceptance criteria

-This requires strong communication and collaboration skills in English and in Spanish, as team is located in Torreon and in Fargo, ND.

-Ability to develop new/enhanced processes or solutions to meet the needs of the business.

-Experience researching, analyzing, and defining acceptance criteria for developing or enhancing complex systems.

-Ability to see the big picture view of Deere's direction and strategy and the ability to understand the organization's vision.

-Provide unit support on general questions, break/fix issues, and process enhancements.

-Ability to travel domestically and/or internationally up to 10%.

-Analytical skills.

-Performs more complex functions, understands principles, may teach others.

What Makes You Stand Out:

-Experience supporting business in developing and delivering end-user training.

-Experience working in customer service or related customer-oriented environment.

  • 1 or more years of working in Agile/Scrum development environment.

-Experience working cross-functionally with multiple cultures while leveraging the diversity of the team.

-Project management experience including plan development, budget management, team management, requirements gathering, delivery, and deployment.

  • 1 or more years of experience working with applications and data.

-Information technology experience.

-Experience in software development/testing.

Education (or equivalent experience):

  • 4 year degree in Computer Science or related field.

“This position is currently eligible for a telework and/or compressed workweek arrangement at the present time. The arrangement may be delayed for training or other job acclimation purposes, and remains subject to change.”

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.

John Deere--a proven business leader-- watch your potential grow.

This position will be posted for a minimum of 7 business days and unposted when a qualified pool of candidates is achieved.

Candidates must have the necessary work permits to work in the country.