Unfold Bio is revolutionizing the vertical farming industry. We combine leading seed genetics with the best agtech experts in order to dramatically advance the productivity, flavor, and nutrition of food grown inside vertical farms. Leaps by Bayer and Temasek have jointly invested $30M for Unfold to develop crop varieties specific to vertical farming's unique requirements and build digital tools + services to aid in the development and distribution of these varieties. We are currently looking for an experienced and self-driven individual to join us as an early member of our software engineering team.
You will play a key part in the development of our digital platform which combines a farm management system for monitoring plant experiments, a digital plant breeding platform for designing experiments and analyzing experimental data, and customer-facing digital services to help vertical farms grow our varieties. We aim to create the most high-tech and data-driven plant breeding program. As an early employee, you will help to shape our engineering culture and practices and impact the development of the overall company culture.
We seek someone who thrives in a fast-paced startup environment, has experience building enterprise-class systems from the ground up, and has the ability to communicate complex technical concepts to collaborators outside of the engineering team.
- 5+ years experience of software engineering experience
- Experience designing and building a variety of software systems, preferably from ground-up
- Familiarity working with a cloud platform (Amazon Web Services, Azure, or preferably, Google Cloud Platform)
- Experience with SQL and NoSQL storage solutions
- Strong written and verbal communication skills
- Experience establishing a DevOps lifecycle
- Ability to work cross-functionally with plant scientists, geneticists, product managers, and growers
- Ability to prioritize, meet deadlines, and juggle multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment
- Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field
- Authorized to work in the United States