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John Deere Software Engineering IT Development Program

IT Development Program - Software Engineering 2020b
Date: Jan 9, 2020

Location: Moline, IL, US, 61265

Company: John Deere

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.

Primary Location: United States (US) - Illinois (US-IL) - Moline 
Function: Information Technology
Title: IT Development Program - Software Engineering 2020b - 62528 

John Deere aspires to be a techno-industrial leader so it is critical that our enterprise has the digital-ready skills to support this ambition. The Information Technology Development Program (ITDP) is designed to equip new or recent graduates with the technical skills and knowledge needed to thrive in our Agile Operating Model.


The Software Engineering track will grow your capabilities in modern software development technology and practices.  Within this track you will gain expertise in development practices such as continuous integration, continuous deployment, test driven development, security, APIs, and Cloud.   The track will progress you though two 18-month rotations to develop the complete skillset you will need for future software engineering roles within the enterprise.


Work Statement:  US Visa sponsorship is not available for this position. 

What Skills You Need:

Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, or a related field.
Experience with one or more of the following languages: Java, Python or JavaScript.
Minimum cumulative GPA required of 2.8 on a 4.0 scale.
Previous technical experience through an internship or part-time student position.

Must be able to relocate domestically. Assignments will either be in the Quad Cities area (Moline, IL/Davenport, IA) or Des Moines, IA area.


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.

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 or expression, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.


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