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Caterpillar, Inc. Entry Level Java Developer in Mossville, Illinois

Entry Level Java Developer


or more than 90 years, Caterpillar Inc., has been making sustainable progress possible and driving positive change on every continent. Customers turn to Caterpillar to help them develop infrastructure, energy and natural resource assets.

With 2017 sales and revenues of $45.462 billion, Caterpillar is the world’s leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines and diesel-electric locomotives. The company principally operates through its three primary segments – Construction Industries, Resource Industries and Energy & Transportation – and provides financing and related services through its Financial Products segment.

We have excellent opportunities for college hires in our Information Technology team. You will have access to our technology leaders and be exposed to different aspects of Caterpillar’s business. You will gain foundational knowledge of the manufacturing industry, as well as of key technology trends.

At Caterpillar, you build what matters – whether it’s the career you want, crucial work skills, strong relationships or new digital technologies. There are big jobs to be done worldwide – building critical infrastructure, bolstering local economies, meeting the demand for energy – and that work is powered by our people.

Every single Caterpillar employee moves our company forward. Piece by piece, part by part, person by person. Together we create sustainable, world-changing solutions that impact lives around the globe. Join our winning team and help build a better world.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please attach a copy of your resume and an unofficial copy of your transcripts, to your application.



  • Currently attending a 4-year accredited university/college or have completed a minimum Bachelor’s degree in an IT degree related program or sequence

  • Minimum cumulative GPA requirement 3.0 (no rounding)

  • Graduation date between May 2018 through May 2019

  • Previous internship in Information Technology or relevant work experience

Desired Qualifications:

  • Proficiency in Technical Skills - Develop and integrate technologies such as J2EE, Struts 1.2, Spring 3, JSP 2, JDK 1.6 , Java Script, Tomcat, JQuery, Tiles, JDBC, JNDI, SQL, Oracle 11 \

  • RAD/ Eclipse experience for Java Web applications

  • Knowledgeable of related infrastructure components and/or operating environment.  

  • Leadership experience

  • Strong communication, teamwork, analytical, and interpersonal skills

  • Strong problem solving and customer service skills

  • Ability to troubleshoot issues and make system changes as needed

  • Ability to work independently and manage time as well as being a collaborative team member

  • Able to manage own duties including setting priorities

  • Familiar with company policies and procedures

Caterpillar is not currently hiring individuals for this position who now or in the future require sponsorship for employment visa status; however, as a global company, Caterpillar offers many job opportunities outside of the U.S. which can be found through our employment website at .

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Job Information Technology

Primary Location United States-Illinois-Mossville

Unposting Date: Mar 28, 2019, 11:59:00 PM

EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals – including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities – are encouraged to apply.

Relocation assistance is available for this position.

Req ID: 190002A4