Monsanto is a global leader in the development of modern and sustainable agriculture. Working with growers and scientists around the globe, Monsanto empowers farmers to produce an ever increasing amount of food for an ever expanding global population. Monsanto Product Development builds software platforms and products that support over 20,000 global employees across 400+ locations and 67 countries. Business opportunities include advancing agricultural biotechnology, integration and automation of laboratory tools, international logistics,sales systems, and predictive analytics. Our products include real-time streaming analytics from an expanding collection of connected devices, mobile data collection, visualization suites, big data genomics repositories, and geospatial computing systems, just to name a few.
To build great software, we need great people! Why should you join us?
Ongoing focus on growth through training (domain and technical) and knowledge sharing through communities of agile teams
Innovation days, hack-a-thons, networking events, and volunteer opportunities
Work with other talented people solving a wide range of complex and unique challenges that have real world impact
Open workspace promotes collaboration and pairing in a fun, casual environment
Work life balance and flexibility is not just discussed, it is our way of life
Challenging how things are done is not just encouraged, it is expected
Interact directly with customers to create critical business solutions. Be responsible for architecting, implementing, testing, deploying, and supporting the software that drives Monsanto.
BS degree in Computer Science or similar technical field of study preferred.
Three or more years of professional experience in solving challenging technical problems in two or more of the following areas:
-Single page web application development
-Unix/Linux environment management
-Cloud based continuous delivery and environment management
-Mobile application development
-Micro-service design and development
-Large, distributed system development
-Processing and analyzing large data sets
A passion for learning new programming languages, software libraries, data layers, and development paradigms
Ability to articulate at least one accomplishment that you are really proud of; what did you do and what was the outcome
Professional experience with any of the following:
-Java, Scala, or NodeJS
-Amazon Web Services
-Multiple data stores (SQL stores, MongoDB, CouchDB, Neo4J, Hadoop, Cassandra, DynamoDB, ElasticSearch, Solr, etc).
Agriculture domain knowledge