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John Deere Data Scientist in Torreon, United States

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: Data Scientist

Primary Location: Mexico (MX) - Coahuila JD Shared Svcs-Torreon

Function: Data & Analytics (CA)

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.

Note: All candidates should have their tax situation certificate (Constancia de Siituación Fiscal) up to date to be eligible for the hiring process.

Main Responsibilites:

As a Data Scientist for John Deere Global Supply Management & Logistics, you will:

  • Apply a variety of data science techniques, both computational and statistically based (including but not limited to machine learning, deep learning, regression, and classification) to increase effectiveness of Deere supply chain and logistics operations.

  • Develop applications and/or visualizations to allow business users (e.g., suppliers, strategic sourcing, procurement) to leverage the insights.

  • Identify and retrieve structured and unstructured data from new, complex, or messy data sources; work with Digital Thread and ModelOps teams to ensure data is available for research, development and production.

  • Explain analytics technique and usage in business terms, communicate value, drive adoption, and inspire action.

What Skills You Need:

  • Works with data sets and performs appropriate analytical methodology to provide insights and decision modeling for the business.

  • Creates and implements algorithms which manage the data to enable it to be analyzed in an efficient manner.

  • Supports the communication of derived insights, especially through appropriate visualization techniques.

  • Supports the identification of the required data sources and works with Data Wranglers and/or IT to implement methodologies to retrieve and use this data.

  • Stays abreast of the latest appropriate analytical techniques and recommends these where needed. Explains implementation and usage in business terms.

  • Applies analytical techniques to prospect for business insights and find patterns in data which could be valuable for the business.

  • Supports business management in all matters concerning analytical techniques. Supports the business transformation of the enterprise through analytics.

  • Works closely with data governance teams to ensure data is modeled efficiently in order to facilitate the required analytics.

What Makes You Stand Out:

  • Quantitative analytical skills

  • Knowledge of appropriate industry

  • Good interpersonal, negotiation and conflict resolution skills.

  • Excellence in verbal and written communication forms with emphasis on persuasive communication, tact and negotiation.

  • Business process knowledge of assigned area(s) and/or function(s).

  • Knowledge of advanced data gathering and analysis techniques, including statistical analysis.


  • Degree or relevant work experience in Information Technology, Data Science, Business Analytics, Supply Chain/operation

Inclusive Leadership feed the Worlds

The World is counting on us to feed billions of people and build vital infrastructure in villages, towns, and megacities. We believe by strengthening the diversity of our workforce, we can give everyone their chance to leap forward. That´s why we celebrate diversity , champion equity, and promote inclusiveness so every employee can make the greatest impact as their true self.

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 15 business days and unposted when a qualified pool of candidates is achieved.

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