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John Deere Software Engineer in Johnston, 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 - Johnston

Function: Information Technology

Title: Software Engineer - 78373


Your Responsibilities

As a Software Engineer for John Deere Financial located in Johnston, IA, you will…

  • Developing and supporting an API Management platform

  • Engage as a technical consultant on API best practices to solve business requirements

  • Collaborate with development teams for on-boarding and implementing the enterprise standard for API Development.

  • Engaging in all aspects of the software delivery cycle including the design, build, test, deploy, document and support of software applications

What Skills You Need

  • 2+ year experience in the design, development, testing and integration of high complex software solutions

  • 2+ year proficiency in one modern programming language or library (e.g., JavaScript, Node.js, Java, etc.)

  • 2+ year experience with software test automation techniques (Test Driven Development) and framework (JEST, Mockito, Cypress etc.)

  • Working experience leveraging DevOps and lean development principles such as Continuous Integration, Continuous Delivery/Deployment using tools like Git, Jenkins etc.

  • Proven experience working in an Agile/Scrum team environment

  • Skilled in interpersonal communications, negotiation, and conflict resolution.

What Makes You Stand Out

  • Experience working with API Management solution like API Gateway, Azure APIM, Apigee etc.

  • Experience with industry-standard security protocols like OAuth2, OpenID Connect, SAML etc.

  • Experience developing REST APIs

  • Understanding of AWS, Azure cloud platforms and

  • Understanding of infrastructure as code using Terraform or CloudFormation


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

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/Engineering or related field

    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 (http://www.deere.com/en/our-company/john-deere-careers/why-john-deere/) 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.