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Date posted:  Sep 19, 2022
Location: 

Bengaluru, KA, IN

Job Function:  Other
Job Type:  Permanent
Job Requisition ID:  12092

Senior Manager, Data (Analytics, Engineering, Science, Experimentation, AI & ML)

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

  • Build, develop, coach and manage a team of data  professionals in the area of Data Engineering, Business Intelligence, Analytics, Data Science, Experimentation, AI & ML.
  • Establish best practices to generate tangible business value within data  stream & sub-streams as defined above.
  • Plan and drive maturity in data teams by implementing right process, procedures, roles and responsibilities.
  • Identify and build data products based on data platforms and technologies which can be leveraged by other product teams.
  • Help the team in operationalizing business strategy through business intelligence, insights and experimentation.
  • Coordinate with Product / Business teams within the organisation to ensure that data  resources are committed to the right projects.
  • Provide guidance and supervision to the team; where relevant, provide insight into individual challenges and support problem solving as needed.
  • Coordinate with broader digital farming teams to align strategies around data  and related capabilities teams like Data Management, Data Operations, and related

Profile

  • Data  project/team management (people) experience across end-to-end development of mobile and web apps (Android, iOS).
  • Solid understanding of best practices within the data space including Data Engineering, BI, Analytics and Machine Learning
  • Have pas experience of working with data platforms and related technologies
  • Comfortable working with our data analytics toolsets: Python, SQL, Postgres, Redshift, PowerBI, SageMaker
  • Comfortable working with our  dev. environment: AWS, GitLab, Jenkins, Jira, Docker
  • Aligned with our principles: agile, customer-centric, lean, service-oriented architecture, self-organization, transparency.

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.

Apply no later than

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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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