John Deere Overview

  • Moline, IL
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1837
  • Company - Public (DE)
  • Industrial Manufacturing
  • $10+ billion (USD)

From Silicon Valley to the Silicon Prairie, no one reaches more machines with smarter technology than John Deere. We are leading the innovation of smart technologies like advanced computer vision, sensor fusion, edge computing, AI, machine learning, and we are deploying them on ...
Mission: We work every day to uphold our founder's core values. Integrity, quality, commitment, and innovation are more than ideals we work toward. They are values we live and breathe – values found in every product, service, and opportunity we offer.

Glassdoor Awards

Best Places to Work: 2020(#58), 2019(#63), 2014(#11), 2011(#35)

Top CEOs: 2017(#60)

Company Updates

October 31, 2019
It stands to reason.... The best people. With the best ideas. Serving the best customers, in the best industries. Would land us here: Best Global Brands 2019
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October 14, 2019
We asked our interns what advice they would give to future interns, and here's what they said. #LifeatDeere

John Deere - Why Work With Us?

We know the value of bringing together diverse ideas, and we embrace a culture that is accepting and understanding. At John Deere, your ideas, experiences, and values matter.

John Deere Reviews

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"Product engineer"

May 30, 2020 - Product Engineer in Waterloo, IA


a lot of cross training and exposure to multiple functions


wasn't a technical path for advancement at the time I was there
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John Deere Interviews

Getting an Interview
Applied online35%
Campus Recruiting35%

  1. Featured Interview

    Embedded Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Ciudad de Mexico
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    I applied through an employee referral I interviewed at John Deere (Ciudad de Mexico) in Dec 2018


    I was referred to the position by an acquaintance and was called for an onsite interview 2 weeks later.
    The interview was not too complex but went really in depth in OOP and signal conditioning.

    Applied through their website and was called for interview a week after.
    I was Interviewed by phone, interview lasted for about an hour.
    Not to complex, but went really in depth in computer architecture and OOP

    - Size of byte, and Word in a system -When are static variables allocated in a C program - Overall design of a ac motor driver

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John Deere Awards & Accolades

  • World’s Most Ethical CompaniesEthisphere Institute2018
  • The World’s Most Admired CompaniesFortune2018
  • Top 100 Best Global BrandsInterbrand2018
  • 50 Best Places to Work in the U.S.Indeed2018
  • U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation Citizens AwardU.S. Chamber of Commerce2017

Pledges & Certifications

  • Social Responsibility Pledge

    Formal programs or foundation to give back to communities

  • Diversity Commitment

    Has programs that support a diverse and inclusive workforce

  • First Job Programs

    Maintain entry-level hiring and career development programs to give people career starts

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What is paid time off like at John Deere?

...Good pay, opportunity if you are willing to relocate, great brand recognition and value, push for diversity and inclusion, pension plan, great 401k match and vesting plan, tuition reimbursement, generous vacation and PTO, opportunities to volunteer while paid...

May 29, 2019

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