Farmers Business Network® ( FBN® ) is on a mission to power the prosperity of family farmers and rural communities around the world, transforming how the world farms with an integrated, technology-enabled agricultural platform.
We offer high ROI farm inputs, fintech and sustainability products and services powered by network data, and farm-tested insights from our global farmer community. Our platform helps FBN® members make confident decisions to ensure the economic viability of their farms, while also empowering them to be a part of the solution as the global community confronts its most pressing issues: providing food security for a growing population, transitioning to more sustainable agriculture, and responding to climate change.
We are a dynamic, innovative, and mission-driven AgTech company that offers competitive compensation and benefits as well as boundless career mobility. We are backed by top investors, including Fidelity, ADM, Google Ventures, Kleiner Perkins, DBL Partners, T Rowe Price and Temasek. We have been featured in these articles by the Wall Street Journal and Forbes , and were also named " One of the 50 Most Innovative Companies in the World " by Fast Company Magazine.
Role and Responsibilities
Data is the foundation of FBN, core to who we are and what we do. Our farmer-facing digital tools are powered by massive geospatial datasets and sophisticated models, our R&D initiatives are powered by data science, and our internal company operations depend on effectively leveraging data to guide decisions. We are looking for an exceptional data engineer to collaborate with our data science, analytics, and engineering teams.
In this role, you will:
- Collaborate closely with data scientists to ingest diverse datasets and transform them into data pipelines for modeling, visualization, and reporting
- Munge and wrangle unruly datasetsDevelop and steward collections of big data (especially geospatial vector and imagery datasets)
- Manage internal tooling that empowers data science teams
- Automate data processing pipelines with rigor and care
What We're Looking for
- 3+ years of relevant experience in backend software engineering, data engineering, and/or data science
- Excellent software development skills (experience building REST APIs, managing ETL jobs, etc.)
- Python and/or R preferred
- Comfort working with SQL databases (Redshift and Postgres preferred)
- Experience with geospatial data storage and processing tools (especially with open-source geospatial tools in Python and R, PostGIS, and Google Earth Engine)
- Interest and experience in data visualization, analytics, and data science
- Experience collaborating with engineering and data science teams
The following represents FBN's reasonable estimate of the US national average base salary range of possible compensation for this role based on market data and placement of internal employees: $120,000 - $135,000.
This salary range may vary based on geography and variations in cost of labor. Beyond the above or adjusted to market salary range, FBN also offers all full-time employees competitive equity compensation, health and wellness benefits, and various perks.
FBN is proud to be an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We do not discriminate in hiring or any employment decision based on race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, genetic information, veteran status, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, or other applicable legally protected characteristic. FBN considers qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law.
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FBN is also committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, please email fill out this form .