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Date posted:  May 13, 2022

Bengaluru, KA, IN

Job Function:  Other
Job Type:  Permanent
Job Requisition ID:  11110

Senior Software Developer, Backend

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. 


  • Take responsibility for the development and delivery of complex backend components and full systems for various kinds of apps, systems and solutions into Smallholder communities.
  • Work within our product teams to create engaging, user-centric solutions that solve real needs within the agriculture space.
  • Work together with field solutions team of UX professionals and Subject Matter Experts. The team is rapidly creating solution prototypes to validate ideas collated from different parts of Asia.
  • Contribute to MVPs, partial and full release products and various stages of development and release on different release trains. 


  • Strong fundamentals and background in ES6 Javascript, HTML, CSS3. At least 4+ years of professional experience in NodeJS is a must.
  • A solid grounding in Object Oriented programming & design and implementation of N-Tier application.
  • Thorough understanding of web technologies JSON,HTTP & Restful APIs. Familiar with AWS Java Script SDKs such as S#,IAM.
  • Well-grounded experience with Linux OS, Docker & Kubernetes.
  • Good Experience in TDD/BDD, unit tests, integration testing, and prefers high quality code rather than quick code.
  • Hands on with postgreSQL/MongoDB and ORM is highly desirable.
  • Good Experience not only in Agile Software Development Methodology in professional career but also have an agile mindset.
  • Experience with mobile application development on Android and iOS native/react native is a bonus.
  • Background and knowledge on Redis, Kibana, Kafka and Elasticsearch are bonuses.
  • Experience with TypeScript 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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