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Date posted:  Jun 4, 2022
Location: 

Bengaluru, KA, IN

Job Function:  Other
Job Type:  Permanent
Job Requisition ID:  11338

Business Analyst

We at Yara are part of a global network, collaborating to profitably and responsibly solve some of the world's key challenges - resource scarcity, food insecurity and environmental change.

About the Unit

About Digital Ag Solutions

Yara aims to be the crop nutrition company for the future and is leading the development of sustainable agriculture and digital tools to contribute to solving global agricultural challenges. We have a worldwide presence with sales teams in ~150 countries and around 17,000 employees. 

Drawing on over a century of crop nutrition experience, Yara established the Digital Farming unit – now Digital Ag Solutions (DAS) – 4 years ago to explore how technology could be used to impact farmer livelihoods and productivity. Today, DAS has built products for smallholder and professional farmers, retailers and other farming ecosystem stakeholders across Asia, Africa, the Americas and Europe. 

We are an international team of engineers, scientists, researchers, designers and agronomists working together to achieve Yara’s goal to responsibly feed this world and protect the planet. Join us in building new digital products and services to create value for stakeholders across the agricultural ecosystem. 

Responsibilities

  • Act as an interface between stakeholder and insights team; Gather requirements and create a structured outline of requirements.

  • Understand business requirements, identify problem statements and create new opportunities to solve those problems through insights.

  • Create a well defined technical scope based on business requirements.

  • Help in program management of data activities in retail stream by planning sprints, releases.

  • Work closely with Product Owners and other stakeholders on ensuring the dependencies and deliverables on data team are met.

  • Manage a portfolio of data products in research, innovation, POC, MVP and production ready products.

Profile

  • Prior experience in managing digital projects, writing product specifications and stakeholder management.

  • Excellent documentation skills and comfortable in MS office tools (Excel, PowerPoint). Familiarity with Jira and Confluence is a plus.

  • Able to drive consensus among stakeholders and team members through analytical reasoning and clear communication.

  • Interest in the agriculture and mobile technologies impact space.

  • Hands on experience in Python and data tooling is a plus.

  • Familiarity with Jira / confluence software is a plus

Additional Information

We strive to reflect the diversity in society and encourage all qualified applicants from all background to apply. We are committed to creating a work environment that fits gender equality and allows combining career progress with the needs of a family or other personal circumstances

Why us?

  • Evolving tech development division of an established agricultural products and services company.
  • Explore and develop digital, software, hardware products, which provide value to farmers, smallholder communities and the value chain.
  • Be part of our mission to build sustainable solutions that benefit humanity and the environment.
  • Full-time, permanent and freelance contract options available with competitive remuneration + benefits.
  • Support for personal development, training and continuous learning.
  • Commitment to using new technologies and frameworks, meetups, and knowledge sharing.

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Knowledge grows through differences
Yara is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We believe that creating a diverse and inclusive work environment is not only the right thing, but also the smart thing to do. To deliver on this, Yara has firmly anchored Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) in our business strategy and has more than 400 employees worldwide involved in D&I ambassador networks. 


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