John Deere IT Software Developer 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 Software Developer
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.
Translating business requirements from user stories and acceptance criteria into working software.
Break down and estimate work into deliverable units.
Writing unit tests to ensure team code is working as intended.
Support team developed code and applications.
Provide consultation to the team regarding logical functioning of code.
Help the team to provide technical guidance for new developers.
Help the development team to create standards and make sure new developers in the team adhere to those.
Provide on-boarding to new developers in the team as needed. Create application documentation as needed.
Travel availability up to 10%
What Skills You Need:
1-2 + years of experience developing software.
Excellent problem solving and analytical skills to translate business needs into working code and software.
Excellent understanding of Object Oriented coding principles.
Excellent understanding of design patterns.
Excellent Understanding of .net frameworks and versions.
Excellent understanding of database, network, servers and how they relate to software applications.
Excellent understanding of the software development life cycle.
Strong ability to query and manipulate data in Oracle and SQL databases.
Good understanding of unit testing.
Good understanding of Application security, authentication/authorization methods and security best practices.
Good writing and spoken English skills required to be successful in the position (Requires frequent interaction with US team members).
Good Understanding of java frameworks.
General knowledge of windows and Linux server OS environments.
Experience with web apps and IIS web servers.
Experience with C#
Knowledge of PLSQL and TSQL.
What Makes You Stand Out:
Prior experience working on an Agile scrum team.
Prior experience working using Test Driven Development methodologies.
Prior experience with Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Manufacturing Execution System (MES), or Product Lifecycle Management (PLM).
Prior experience/ good understanding of continuous integration and continuous delivery tools.
Education (or equivalent experience): 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.