John Deere Senior Developer in Urbandale, Iowa

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) - Iowa (US-IA) - Urbandale

Function: Product Engineering

Title: Senior Developer - 27654

Your Responsibilities

As the Senior Developer you will perform software development for a dealer sales solution web based application. You will be considered an expert within the team on tools and technology in use. In addition you will:

  • Operate within an Agile team and participate in all aspects of that teams work.

  • Work within established guidelines such as coding standards, workflow, or tool standards.

  • Provide technical guidance and coaching to other team members.

  • Be expected to work with junior members of the team by pairing, coaching and review.

  • Provide input into the product development strategy and roadmaps, as needed.

* U.S. visa sponsorship is NOT available for the role. *

What Skills You Need

  • Experience in roles that required demonstration of excellent communication skills.

  • Experience in roles that demonstrate a desire to and successful achievement of solving problems and excellence working in a team environment.

  • 5 or more years’ experience with Java development.

  • 1 or more years’ experience with Node.js development.

  • 1 year or more years of experience with Amazon Web Services technologies (such as: Lambda, Elastic Beanstalk, EC2, S3, etc. ).

  • Agile development process experience.

  • Experience with XP Practices (such as: Test Driven Development, Pair Programming, Continuous Integration, Test Automation).

What Makes You Stand Out

Other areas of experience or interest that will help us place you on the right team include:

  • Experience with Salesforce™ development.

  • Experience in roles that demonstrate a strong ability to work with complex host applications requiring high performance and scalability.

  • Experience with applications development environment, database, data administration and infrastructure capabilities and constraints.

  • Experience working with off-shore development teams.


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

  • Bachelors of Arts/Science in an Information Technology discipline or equivalent discipline.

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.