IoT Engineering Lead – #01B9V
Monsanto is seeking an IoT Engineering Lead in our Global IT Product and Engineering division. This role leads a team of engineers who define, design and develop our IoT platform technical capabilities. Focus is on enterprise IoT capabilities that deliver IoT services to business units as well as support integration of supplier and customer machine data. The successful candidate possesses excellent interpersonal and communication skills required to partner with product management and lead an engineering staff to identify opportunities and develop and deliver technical capabilities that support business strategies. Responsibilities:Through thought leadership, establish, drive, and direct a robust and innovative technical platform strategy aligned with the company's business goals.Provides direct supervision of engineering staff, managing day-to-day development operations, including assigning, prioritizing and tracking work, planning iteration and release capabilities.Work closely with product management group to clarify and define technical capabilities.Understand evolving business needs and technology capabilities to optimize our technical approaches.Ensure operational stability of existing systems while maximizing IT spend on transformational and strategic systems.Promote shared infrastructure, applications, and services to reduce costs and improve information flows.Work with Architects to provide consensus-based technical solutions that are scalable, adaptable and in synch with changing business needs.Manage the risks through appropriate standards and policies. Build employee knowledge and skills in your team???s specific areas of expertise. Exercise people reviews, develop people and motivate team leads to create thriving culture.Cultivate and expand culture an innovation to deliver best in class IoT platform.Qualifications:Required Qualifications:Bachelor???s degree in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering related field (preferred) or equivalent experience.5 years of software engineering/ development experience, required.Experience in cloud computing, infrastructure, distributed systems and automation, required.In-depth understanding of Agile programming values, principles and practices, required.Experience providing technical guidance within a team environment, required.Ability to define, communicate, and build a team around a shared vision and chart a realistic plan to achieve it over time.Deep understanding and engineering experience across several technical domains.Operational and architectural experience with a variety technologies and products across the multiple engineering domains.Practice designing IT services that comply with regulations and privacy laws.Ability to leverage emerging technologies to create global, enterprise solutions.Strong conceptual and visionary thinking. Ability to work effectively in ambiguous situations using critical thinking skills and be decisive while working cooperatively with others.Results-oriented with the ability to effectively prioritize.Proven communication and facilitation skills.Desired Qualifications:Experience as part of an agile organization with a strong understanding of agile development, continuous deployment, and DevOps.Experience developing, deploying, and managing IoT technical capabilities including device/hardware integration.Experience working in business operations and demonstrated strong business acumen.Experience leading Agile teams.Apply for this job.