Mobile iOS Developer

Category: 
Software & Web Development
Status: 
Full-Time
Post Date:  
8/07/2017
Description: 

As a Mobile Developer working at John Deere’s Innovation Center in Champaign, IL, you will have front row seats to bringing the digital revolution to farming. You will support and sometimes lead projects with complex software challenges that help deliver a “connected experience” for John Deere’s customers. We are looking for individuals who enjoy tackling interesting problems, such as helping farmers with logistics during harvest (GrainTruckPlus on iOS & Android) or connecting the lawn care experience (MowerPlus on iOS & Android). If you are passionate about mobile software development and are looking for interesting problems to solve, please continue reading.

You will:

·       Develop, support and augment mobile app solutions such as GrainTruckPlus, PlanterPlus, and MowerPlus

·       Work closely with other mobile developers, UX staff, product/vehicle engineers, and strategic suppliers to deliver mobile app solutions to market 

·       Plan, design, implement and test system components of various degrees of complexity

You should be able to demonstrate experience with:

·       Development in iOS (e.g., at least 1 year of experience, and/or significant involvement in delivering at least 1 app to the App Store)

·       Broad knowledge of features available in Apple’s Frameworks and of best practices for Cocoa Touch and Foundation

Ideally, you also have:

·       BS degree or equivalent

·       Experience with other languages such as C++, Python, Java

·       Experience in mobile development for Android

·       Experience with revision control systems such as GitHub

·       Broad knowledge of features available in Apple’s Frameworks and of best practices for Cocoa Touch and Foundation

·       1-3 years of experience in aspects of the mobile lifecycle such as application structure, debugging, performance, security, accessibility and deployment

·       1-3 years of experience in one or more of the following: Using RESTful APIs, Bluetooth LE, Location Services

This is a Full-Time Contract Position (with opportunity to become permanent).

Location: Champaign IL

Travel: less than 10%

Please send your resume and cover letter to Howard R. Gerwin at GerwinHowardR@JohnDeere.com