IT Part Time Student - Champaign, IL

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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) - Champaign 
Function: Information Technology
Title: IT Part Time Student - Champaign, IL - 43606

Your Responsibilities

·       Develop compelling, intuitive visual analytical dashboards and tools to effectively communicate meaningful data stories including data metrics, results from data analysis and predictive insights.

·       Work with analytics project teams to understand and interpret data visualization requirements of business partners.

·       Create visual mock-ups and/or prototypes to validate user requirements.

·       Refresh and update data visualizations in support of stakeholder’s evaluation of impact to business processes.

·       Ensure optimal user experience.


What It Takes

·       Experience creating data visualizations and dashboards using business intelligence tools

·       Ability to make sense of data and how to communicate it visually to others using visualization best practices

·       Ability to prototype and transform ideas into polished products quickly

·       High level of initiative and ability to work well in a virtual team environment

·       Passion for solving problems with data

·       Proficiency of Microsoft Office products

·       Pursuing a degree in Management Information Systems, Information Management, Industrial Design or similar degree field

·       Must be registered as a full-time student at University of Illinois - Champaign

·       Must be able to commute to the work location on a daily basis

·       Graduation date of December 2019 or later 

·       Cumulative GPA of 2.8or above

·       16 - 20 hours/week during the academic year

·       35 - 40 hours/week during the summer semester


A strong candidate will also have

·       Experience utilizing Tableau or Power BI business intelligence tools

·       Experience working with Microsoft SharePoint

·       Experience building web/mobile interfaces for displaying interactive visual insights

·       Understanding of Statistics

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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