Full Stack Developer

POSTED: April 20, 2020
BUSINESS: Ag-Analytics Technology Company, LLC.
POSITION TYPE: Full-time
START DATE: Immediate Availability

Job Description - Full Stack Developer, Full Time

We are seeking high energy, creative full stack developers to join our team of economists, data analysts, and software engineers at Ag-Analytics (analytics.ag) to develop cutting edge analytics and predictive analytics in digital agriculture. In light of COVID-19, we are hiring for 100% Remote Work. This position may or may not transition to a hybrid/office or remain remote in the future.

We will also consider internships for recent graduates.

The successful candidate will have extensive experience leading commercial software development efforts. Primary activities will involve web programming and development,reviewing and assessing product requirements, database and server management. There will be a focus on development and maintenance of our ag IoT platform, mobile and web apps, including building highly scalable, distributed services that can run in public, private and/or hybrid cloud infrastructures, and testing and deploying web solutions in collaboration with our data scientists and researchers. Building on our existing platform, you will design and build out web based data management and modeling tools, creating easy-to-use interfaces for user-driven data analysis and visualization, working closely with designers. You will work closely with our research team and web developers to manage projects efforts and develop advanced analytical tools to leverage a wide variety of environmental, market, and other data, and integrate those into our agricultural data warehousing and automation system, and other tasks as assigned.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or similar; more than 1 years’ experience or equivalent. Masters in computer science preferred.
  • Experience in cloud and serverless development
  • Extensive experience in building commercial applications and web development and programming in ASP/C#, HTML/CSS, React, JavaScript, Leaflet, SQL, and Python. GitHub a must. Experience with GIS a big plus.
  • Ability to design, code, test, debug, and develop tools and documentation, and maintain complex programs, systems and web applications. Ability to formulate, define system scope and objectives to develop or modify complex software systems.
  • Ability to organize project teams and direct project activities and document phases of projects. Plan and coordinate data migrations between systems.
  • Familiarity with analytical modeling approaches and related software a plus.
  • Experience with distributed data/computing tools (Spark, Hadoop, etc.) and cloud platforms (Azure) a plus.
  • Strong interpersonal, organization and project management skills, and ability to work as part of a diverse team and independently, while contributing to a high-quality and respectful work environment.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, with the ability to communicate effectively to colleagues and end-users.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects in a dynamic environment with changing priorities. Ability to help establish realistic goals and deliver work on schedule.
  • Previous experience in agricultural or environmental applications is not required but preferred. Familiarity with insurance, finance, and risk management applications a plus.
  • Self-starter with ability to work creatively to solve problems and identify opportunities as they arise.
  • Ability to handle confidential information.
  • A willingness and ability to learn new modeling and programming skills in a multi-disciplinary setting is a must.
  • Experience with machine learning techniques (e.g., artificial neural networks, etc.) in real-world applications and knowledge of advanced statistical techniques and concepts (regression, spatial statistics) and experience with applications a big plus.

About Ag-Analytics

Feeding the world is a simultaneously complex and urgent mission with millions of fields, billions of acres and stakeholders. Ag-Analytics® is a farm analytics platform that specializes in the analysis of precision ag data, remote satellite analytics and risk management. Through its flagship profit mapping product, Profit Layers, it provides advanced insights to growers through precision ag integrations with John Deere Operations Center and Climate FieldView. Our analytics and research spans a wide variety of areas in environmental modeling, risk management, geospatial analysis, agricultural finance, actuarial modeling and policy, serving a wide variety of clients. We offer competitive salaries and an attractive incentive program.  For more information about Ag-Analytics visit https://analytics.ag.

How to Apply: Fill out the application at https://bit.ly/3bZvKPn and email to josh@ag-analytics.org.

Job Type: Full-time

Link: https://bit.ly/3aMFrjV

 

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