API Support Software Engineer in Johnston, IA at Volt

Date Posted: 7/26/2020

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Johnston, IA
  • Duration:
    60 weeks
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt is looking for an API Support Software Engineer to work on-site with our customer John Deere located in Urbandale, IA in a contingent position forecasted for 12+ months.

  • Provide technical on-boarding and support to 3rd party software platforms
  • Triage and debug quality issues and drive resolution
  • Assist internal development teams by helping with debugging, documentation, and API licensing


  • Candidates are required to complete a Java AND SQL assessment test in order to be considered.
  • Experience in roles that required strong interpersonal communication including collaboration, negotiation, and conflict management skills.
  • Combined development experience with Java, C#, or other comparable object-oriented programming language.
  • Experience leveraging SQL for generating data reports/visualizations.
  • Strong problem-solving skills with the ability to triage and root cause product issues.
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to prioritize and manage many simultaneous tasks.
  • Ability to learn new technical skills including new software programming languages, frameworks, and debug tool.


  • Experience with directly supporting customers of software products
  • Experience in developing and supporting RESTful web services
  • Experience with managing an API Gateway platform such as AWS API Gateway, Akana, or similar API gateway solution
  • Experience with managing test and build pipelines with CI/CD frameworks such as Jenkins or Drone
  • Experience leveraging data analytics and visualizations tools such as Tableau or Microsoft Power BI
  • Experience with cloud computing platforms such as Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, or Google Cloud
  • Experience with John Deere equipment and agricultural software solutions such as OpsCenter, JDLink, or AgLogic.

Must be available to work on W2 for Volt. No C2C or 3rd party vendors please.

Volt provides highly skilled contingent workers to local, national and international clients in all major industries.  Volt has over 60 years of experience and is a leader in the industry.  We work with many of the Fortune 500 and 1000 companies to provide workforce solutions.

We have a talented and upbeat staffing team focused on the quality of your career.  We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with our employees.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer

For immediate consideration please email resume to bdexter@volt.com.We look forward to hearing from you soon.