Software Developer in Urbandale, IA at Volt

Date Posted: 3/28/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Urbandale, IA
  • Duration:
    28 weeks
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  • Pay Rate
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt has an opportunity for you to become part of a prestigious team of professionals. We are seeking a Software Developer to work onsite for John Deere’s Intelligent Solutions Group in Urbandale, Iowa. This is a contingent position expected to last about 1 year.

*Candidates must complete a Javascript assessment in order to be considered for this opportunity*


  • Develop and support high-quality John Deere software solutions for user-facing mobile/desktop responsive landing pages, websites and application features
  • Engage in Agile software development activities, including sprint planning, daily standups, retrospectives and hackathons
  • Collaborate with stakeholders, architects and supporting teams to define product requirements and system design
  • Provide and discuss innovative technical solutions with designers and other stakeholders
  • Advocate for a culture of software crafting best practices, including Test Automation, Continuous Integration, and Continuous Deployment
  • Work with individuals on your team to create and follow established coding standards, workflow, or tool standards
  • Pair frequently with junior and senior members of the team
  • Incorporate customer feedback to ensure you are producing technical solutions that meet their needs

Required Skills/Experience:

  • 2 or more years of experience in application development
  • 2 or more years of experience with Agile and XP software development practices
  • 2 or more years of experience in roles that required strong interpersonal communication and collaboration skills
  • 2 or more years of experience in roles that required strong analytical and problem-solving skills

Desired Skills/Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science/Engineering related discipline
  • Experience with HTML5, React, JavaScript, CSS, jQuery, Node.js, Progressive Enhancement, Responsive Design
  • Understanding of Amazon Web Service (AWS)
  • Experience with XP Practices
  • Experience with Acceptance Test Driven Development, Continuous Integration, Test Automation
  • Experience with Java/J2EE programming/software/server-side development
  • Experience with REST web services, Spring, Maven, Hibernate, Oracle, IntelliJ or RAD/Eclipse IDE
  • Experience with website User Interface development

*** This position is located in Urbandale, Iowa.  Candidates must be able to relocate to this location at their own expense. ***

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Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.