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Date posted:  Sep 14, 2021

Berlin, BE, DE

Job Function:  Engineering
Job Type:  Permanent
Job Requisition ID:  6904

Senior Full-Stack Engineer (f/m/d)

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

Yara has an ambitious strategic agenda to be the crop nutrition company for the future and is taking lead in the development towards sustainable agriculture and digital tools, to contribute to solving the challenges which the agricultural industry is facing globally. We have a worldwide presence with sales to ~150 countries and around 17 000 employees. 

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.


You can/will 

  • Work on the forefront of building digital products for agriculture

  • Mentor junior & mid-level software engineers

  • Work within an international product team with a product manager, designers, and other developers to create solutions and apps focused on our customers’ needs. 

  • Participate in the full life cycle of a product, from early-stage rapid prototyping through to full market release and continuous improvement after the initial launch. 

  • Work with your team to assess & define product requirements

  • Provide, process & act on feedback given during team ceremonies

  • Contribute to setting & maintaining technical standards for your team


You have

  • Full English proficiency (written and spoken)

  • Experience mentoring junior & mid-level software engineers

  • Have 4+ years of experience building scalable backend services

  • Have 3+ years of experience building scalable user interfaces using React and TypeScript

  • Experience with production-grade software design and implementation using Node.js

  • Experience or willingness to learn GraphQL and Typescript

  • Experience with relational databases (e.g. PostgreSQL) and optionally NoSQL (e.g. DynamoDB, Redis) 

  • Experience or willingness to learn AWS & Kubernetes 

  • Extensive practical knowledge of unit and integration tests 

  • Experience with microservice architecture 

  • Practical experience using Git, designing, implementing, and documenting REST APIs, open API documentation, cloud platforms, test-driven development, continuous integration 

  • Are comfortable working with agile development methodologies such as Scrum or Kanban

You are

  • Collaborative and thrive on self-improvement

  • Ready to make an impact and take ownership

  • A person who sets and maintains technical standards for the team

  • Open to constructive feedback, both giving and receiving, in a clear and respectful manner

  • Open and comfortable to be working with different agile methodologies, such as Scrum and Kanban

Additional Information

You get 

  • To directly impact on products that provide real value to farmers and industries based on an honest business model

  • To work on sustainable solutions that benefit humankind and the environment

  • Very competitive remuneration and an unlimited work contract

  • A flexible yet stable environment in the newly founded digital unit of a global company

  • Flexible working hours, working from home/remote option + 30 days of vacation!

  • Support for personal development, training, conferences, and continuous learning

  • Commitment to using new approaches, technologies, and frameworks

Apply no later than

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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