IT Part Time Student – Johnston, IA

IT Part Time Student – Johnston, IA

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) – Ames
Function: Information Technology
Title: IT Part Time Student – Johnston, IA – 50564

Your Responsibilities

  • This role will be responsible for building proof of concepts using API’s provided to them from other resources.
  • The role will think of new and innovative ways to use the API’s provided which will simultaneously demonstrate ease of use for the API and test any quality issues.

What It Takes

  • Must have a background in application development
  • Must have experience with using REST based API’s
  • Familiarity with Amazon Gateway and Lambda
  • Pursuing a four-year degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or comparable program of study
  • Must be registered as a full-time student at a local university
  • Must be able to commute to the work location on a daily basis
  • Graduation date of May 2020 or later
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.8 or above
  • 16 – 20 hours/week during the academic year
  • 35 – 40 hours/week during the summer semester

A strong candidate will also have

  • Knowledge and experience with node.js and python
  • Knowledge of Java development practices
  • Experience working with Lambda and Amazon Gateway

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.


Nearest Major Market: Ames
Nearest Secondary Market: Des Moines 

Job Segment: Intern, Engineer, Computer Science, Developer, Java, Entry Level, Engineering, Technology

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Posted on

January 15, 2019