Connected Software Systems Lead – #01EVL
Our Global Breeding Automation Engineering Team isa group of technologists passionate about creating the systems that fuel thefarm of the future. We are reimagining and rebuilding our entire suite offield and lab technologies for the world of digital ag, a world that isgeospatial, that is automated, that is cognitive. A world where everyplant matters. A world where machines, agronomists, breeders, scientists,and engineers work collaboratively to deliver products that revolutionize the experienceof our customers. Now we???re looking for a ConnectedSoftware Systems Lead to join our team and lead the way to enabling a wholenew world of connected functionality. The evolution of data connectivity, userexperience, machine learning, and supporting hardware technologies has providedus with a toolset to create the next generation of our automated systems. Thesesystems will be data driven and provide real-time results that drive the decision-makingcapabilities of other machines and people. Leading this effort, you will assume hands onownership of the architecture, engineering, and development of the software systemsthat will facilitate a new generation of data and human connectivity across allour electromechanical automation platforms. Individuals whowill be successful in this role will thrive in a fast-paced, multifacetedR&D environment where collaboration is a must. You will be a technicalleader with a natural curiosity, innovative vision, and drive to realize thatvision. Your curiosity will empower you to become a system level expert,enabling you to understand business needs and question them whennecessary. Applying your vision to this understanding of the ???bigpicture??? will drive the development of the roadmap that redefines the dynamic ofautomation, data, and human interaction. Ultimately, the desire to see yourvision succeed will be what motivates you to take the level of initiative andownership necessary for the entire team???s success.Qualifications:Required Qualifications:- Bachelor???sdegree in Computer Science or related field- 7+ yearsof IT related experience- 7+ yearsof experience architecting and developing connected IT software systems- 7+ years of functional and object-orientedprogramming experience (e.g. Java, Scala, C++, C#)- 1+ year of successful people leadership experience – Experienceleading software development- Experiencedeveloping M2M systems- Experienceworking with modern data connectivity protocols (e.g. MQTT, AMQP, HTTP, TCP,UDP, ???)- Experienceworking with modern network connectivity technologies (e.g. cellular, Ethernet,DNS, Zeroconf, ???)- Experiencedeveloping on Unix-like and Windows platforms- Experiencewith modern agile development methods and practices- Experiencecreating RESTful services- Experiencewith relational and NoSQL data stores- Experienceengaging teams with various technical expertise and ability- Experiencein customer engagement including ideation, design thinking, and seeking rapidfeedback- Pride insoftware craftsmanship, enjoy diving deep into code and constantly innovatingPreferred Candidates will have:- Experienceas full-stack developer- Mobiledevelopment (iOS) experience- Experiencedeveloping machine to machine systems- Experienceprogramming in the .NET ecosystem- Experiencewith machine learning, neural networks, and analytics tools (e.g. ApacheEdgent, TensorFlow, Apache Spark MLlib, ???)- Experiencewith AWS and the different services offered (e.g. AWS IoT, AWS Lambda, AWSGreengrass ???)- Experiencearchitecting, creating, and operating continuous delivery pipelinesApply for this job.