Milan, Illinois

At John Deere, we run so life can leap forward. This powerful pupose is our promise to humankind that we will dream, design and deliver breakthrough products that sustain our world for generations to come. The world is counting on us to feed billions of people and build vital infrastructures in villages, towns, and megacities. We live up to the legacy our founder forged in a one-room blacksmith's shop nearly two centuries ago by creating a culture that brings out the best in all of us. A culture where great ideas thrive because every voice is heard.

Primary Location: United States (US) - Illinois - Milan

Function: Information Technology

Title: Oracle Database Administrator - 75999

Your Responsibilities

+ As an Oracle DBA at John Deere, you will work on a product team that supports product design by planning its work, coordinating with others, and writing and testing code to deliver functionality for the complete product or products it supports. This level designs complex/significant parts of a system/sub-system or works on a complete product of a broad scope and solves well-defined problems with little guidance. You may act as a work lead, providing technical coaching to other engineers and support personnel; recognized as an expert user of critical technology; develops new software functionality for product development.

What Skills You Need

+ Proven experience in the Oracle database administratoion (required), design, development, testing, provisioning and/or integration of high complex software solutions leveraging change management specifically with back-end design, development, and optimization (3+ years)

+ Strong hands on experience with Oracle database administration, support, design, installs, implementations, etc.

+ Experience working in the cloud with AWS and Azure

+ Understanding of applications development environment, database, data management and infrastructure capabilities and constraints (4+ years)

+ Hands on experience on AWS RDS for Oracle.(2+ years)

+ Configuring and utilizing Oracle Data Pump in an AWS Oracle RDS environment and integration with AWS S3. .(2+ years)

+ Experience configuring and managing AWS DMS for achieving data replication (CDC) between AWS Oracle RDS instances. .(2+ years)

+ Proven experience working in an Agile/Scrum team environment (1+ years)

+ Proven deep experience leveraging DevSecOps and lean development principles such as Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery including utilization and supporting tools such as Jenkins, GitHub, Artifactory. (1+ years)

+ Working understanding of design patterns (2+ years)

+ Experience in configuring of monitoring tools like AppD and Cloud Watch.

What Makes You Stand Out

+ Experience with Java and/or API devleopment is nice to have

+ DevOps and/or DevSecOps experience is nice to have

+ Interpersonal, Leadership and Teaming Competencies

+ Capable of collaborating with multiple business stakeholders to provide information technology solutions

+ Skilled in interpersonal communications, negotiation, and conflict resolution

+ Proven experience working in a team environment


Bachelor's degree in IT/Computer Science/Engineering or equivalent

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.

An Equal Opportunity Employer, John Deere requires a diversity of people, perspectives and ideas to address the complex challenges of its global business. 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, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Milan, Illinois

We at John Deere are passionate about finding a way to give back to those who have served our Country.  Working for a John Deere dealership or factory is bigger than just a job.  It's growth in oneself, on a path to achieving all you hoped to accomplish. It's pride in your community, from the first customer you serve to supporting the community.  It's knowing that what you do helps to feed, clothe, and shelter the world. It all starts with you. Starting here. Starting now!

Interested in joining the industry's best?  At John Deere, veterans will find: 

•  A higher sense of purpose – helping those the farmers and infra-structure workers that feed and shelter the world 

•  A team-based environment focused on supporting the customer

•  A never-ending desire for continuous improvement - We are looking for leaders, change agents, different perspectives 

•  Market leading pay and benefits

John Deere actively welcomes transitioning active duty service members to participate in internship opportunities at our dealership and factory locations across the United States.   Timing of the internship is mutually agreed upon between the service member, her/his commander.  Potential opportunities include:

•  Dealer technicians – Nationwide opportunities

•  Factory production roles at 16 major facilities– assembly, welders, machinists, skilled trades

•  Support roles – IT, supply chain, logistics, engineering, human resources

How to apply:

Check out our open opportunities to the right for more information and to apply.

Once you click ‘Apply Now’, John Deere will receive a notification with your information.  In order to be considered for next steps, please make sure you have an updated resume uploaded to your RecruitMilitary profile.  Once John Deere reviews your resume and profile, a recruiter will reach out to provide you with more information and to schedule you for an interview.

Discuss Your Career Options with a Veteran at John Deere Today!

All interested service members and veterans can learn more and fill out a contact card at  We will connect you with a John Deere veteran to discuss all potential options/matches.  

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