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Date posted:  Sep 14, 2021

Bengaluru, KA, IN

Job Function:  Other
Job Type:  Permanent
Job Requisition ID:  8310

Lead Software Engineer, Frontend

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

There are more than 500 million smallholder farms globally. 2.5 billion people depend on Smallholder Communities for their food and livelihoods. Smallholder regions are characterized by low living standards, high rates of illiteracy and low agricultural productivity. Yara's mission is "Responsibly Feed the World and Protect the Planet". Key to achieving this is enabling thriving Smallholder Communities. At Yara, the Smallholders Digital Team is part of the Crop and Digital Solutions Unit. 

About Crop and Digital 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. Yara Farming Solutions, will lead the transformation towards more sustainable and efficient food production, by innovating our offerings and the way we work. Crop and Digital Solutions is responsible developing and scaling new “on-farm” digital and integrated tools and solutions for an efficient and transparent food system.


  • Lead the development of cross-platform UI component library
  • Create and document a vision of scalable, forward-looking front-end architecture. Translate high-level decisions into a lower-level design
  • Help product teams align solutions with the architecture guidelines and coding standards
  • Ensure technical knowledge sharing and proactively identify technical debt
  • Resolve technical blockers. Track and evangelize the design system adoption


  • 5+ years of front-end mobile development experience
  • Experience in leading engineering teams and in architecting large-scale applications
  • Familiar with building and maintaining components libraries and practical knowledge of declarative UI
  • React Native ninja with a mighty grasp of its nuances. Proficient in React, JavaScript, and TypeScript
  • Firm understanding of design patterns and principles
  • Passion for maintaining software architecture integrity and creating scalable solutions



  • UX/UI sensibility: using technical abilities to translate design into code and exceptional interfaces
  • Passionate about programming
  • Communication skills: simplifying complex problems, break them down and communicate it to the team.
  • Learning as an ongoing process: constantly challenging themselves to learn new skills, languages and technologies.
  • Team player
  • Effective time and task management: Understanding how to set priorities accordingly.

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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