Senior Software Engineer for Natural Systems

Summary
Agrible is seeking an experienced Senior Software Engineer for Natural Systems to build world-class software systems and tools formed around the convergence of agricultural science with computer science. You will confront broad-ranging intellectual challenges while working with a multi-disciplinary team of highly skilled professionals in a fast-paced environment. Expand your abilities and push your limits as you make intuitive high-level decisions and implement high-quality solutions for the most advanced agricultural predictive analytics system on the planet. 

About Agrible
Agrible Inc. is an agricultural analytics business on the leading edge of dynamic soil modeling, crop growth modeling, and weather prediction technology. We are growers, agronomists, scientists, and developers who build world-class software in the heart of the heartland. We’re headquartered in Champaign, Illinois, where it’s only a few steps from the farm gate to our office doors.

Responsibilities
•    Collaborate with a cross-functional team to determine                     requirements for new software products or feature upgrades
      to existing software products
•    Transfer prototypes into production software with attention
      to system integration, feasibility, and functional soundness
•    Develop test scenarios to ensure software meets all functional         requirements as well as requirements for quality, security,               modifiability, extensibility etc.
•    Approve final product before deployment and manage the               release process
•    Successfully communicate implementation decisions, trade             offs, and testing results to the development team and product         owners
•    Maintain historical records by documenting program                         implementation and revisions
•    Provide technical guidance and coaching to developers and             engineers

Qualifications
•    Master’s in Computer Science, Engineering or relevant field
      plus five years experience, or Bachelor’s in Computer Science,         Engineering or relevant field plus ten years experience
•    Proven experience as software engineer
•    Experience in software development and coding in Python
•    Excellent knowledge of software and application design and           architecture
•    Excellent knowledge of object oriented programming
•    Understanding of software quality assurance principles
•    A technical mindset with great attention to detail
•    High quality organizational and leadership skills
•    Outstanding communication and presentation abilities

Preferred Qualifications
•    Experience with MapReduce and other Big Data programming         models
•    Experience with cloud computing solutions
•    Experience with discrete event simulations

Salary and benefits will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. Please send a resume and cover letter addressing your salary requirements and establishing your experience/qualifications for the criteria outlined above. Please submit these items to careers@agrible.com.

Location of Position: Champaign, IL
Agrible, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer
EOE/AA
M/F/D/V
 

Agrible is an equal opportunity employer. Please submit your resume and cover letter to careers@agrible.com