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John Deere Front-End Developer-REMOTE in Urbandale, Iowa

At John Deere, we run so life can leap forward. This powerful purpose 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) - Iowa - Urbandale

Function: Product Engineering

Title: Front-End Developer-REMOTE - 75928

Your Responsibilities

As an entry-level Front-End Developer/Engineer for the John Deere Intelligent Solutions Group located in Urbandale, IA, you will participate on a team to design and develop high quality software for in-cab vehicle displays. In addition, you will:

  • Perform basic product design, testing and/or analysis work for a defined portion of a project.

  • Operate in an Agile software development team, providing input to design solutions and participating in design reviews.

  • Develop recommendations within established guidelines; work and decisions are reviewed by technical leads before implementation.

What Skills You Need

  • Experience with software product development through practical work experiences, internships or academic experience

  • Experience designing modern UIs in Qt/QML, React, Angular, SwiftUI, etc.

  • Experience with programming languages (e.g. JavaScript, Python, Bash, C++, Java, C# etc.)

  • Experience with the UI design process, including wireframing, design, redlining, and implementation

  • Experience in roles that required demonstration of excellent communication skills

What Makes You Stand Out

  • 1+ years experience and expertise with Qt, including Qt Core, QML, QtQuick and QtQuick3D or similar front-end design tools

  • Experience creating and using reusable components from UX wireframes

  • Experience using UX design tools such as Sketch, Illustrator, Photoshop, Adobe XD, and Zeplin

  • Experience using 3D tools such as Cinema 4D, 3ds Max, Maya, Blender or ZBrush

  • Experience with modern 3D graphics and the rendering pipeline (OpenGL ES, Vulkan, fragment and vertex shaders etc.)

  • Experience with Agile software development processes

  • Experience with Test Driven Development (TDD) and software test automation

  • Experience and expertise with C++ (including modern C++ syntax, patterns, practices)


Ideally you will have a degree or equivalent related work experience in the following:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, UX, Fine Arts or equivalent work 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 ( 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.