UX Designer

John Deere

There are over 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! 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.

John Deere is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards 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.


Position Details

UX Designer
Chicago Illinois
Chicago/Hybrid, IL

Your Responsibilities:

As a UX Designer for John Deere located in Moline, IL, you will partner with other UX professionals, software engineers and product managers to design and deliver innovative and intuitive digital experiences for our global dealer, customer, and employee users. In addition, you will…

  • Deliver wireframes, mockups, and interactive prototypes. 
  • Interpret and translate quantitative and qualitative insights into high quality visual experiences. 
  • Partner with other UX professionals to validate and test designs with users through usability testing methods. 
  • Leverage and contribute to the Fuel Design System.

What Skills You Need:

  • BS/BA with 0-2 years of demonstrated experience in UI and UX design. 
  • MS/MA with 0 years of demonstrated experience in UI and UX design. 
  • Experience with Figma or other equivalent design and rapid-prototyping tools. 
  • Experience creating wireframes, mock-ups, and interactive prototypes. 
  • Communication and presentation skills to effectively participate in design discussions. 
  • A portfolio highlighting your design process and experience. 
  • Experience incorporating branding and common design system components and guidelines into product experiences.

What Makes You Stand Out:

  • Experience leveraging or contributing to a Design system. 
  • Continuous UX learning and certifications. 
  • Experience with agile development methodologies. 
  • Ability to influence without authority and working with a variety of individuals. 
  • Writing concise content, design guidelines, and standards. 
  • Experience with capturing analytics and identifying insights. 
  • Experience with accessibility design and guidelines. 
  • Experience with HTML, CSS, JavaScript, React, etc.


Ideally you will have a degree or equivalent related work experience in the following:

  • BS/BA Required (Information Technology, Computer Science, Human Computer Interaction, Usability, Graphic Arts, Digital Design, Industrial Design, Marketing, Human Factors, or related degree)

What You'll Get:

At John Deere, you are empowered to create a career that will take you to where you want to go while working in an inclusive team environment. 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. Additionally, we offer a comprehensive reward package to help you get started on your new career path, including:

  • Flexible work arrangements 
  • Highly competitive base pay and performance bonuses 
  • Savings & Retirement benefits (401K and Defined Benefit Pension) 
  • Healthcare benefits with a generous company contribution in the Health Savings Account 
  • Adoption assistance 
  • Employee Assistance Programs 
  • Tuition assistance 
  • Fitness subsidies and on-site gyms at specific Deere locations 
  • Charitable contribution match 
  • Employee Purchase Plan & numerous discount programs for personal use

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