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Date posted:  Jun 6, 2021

Singapore, SG

Job Function:  Information Technology
Job Type:  Permanent
Job Requisition ID:  6812

Software Developer, Growth

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.


  • As part of the Incubation (Asia Africa) team, the Developer (Growth) shall work closely with multiple stakeholders to enable the software and data infrastructure of Yara's growth and experimentation initiatives
  • Build integrations from Adtech / Martech tools or digital advertising platforms to ETL/Analytics/Customer Data platforms, such as Rudderstack, MS App Center, or similar platforms when needed
  • Responsible for implementing and maintaining tag management tools on a regular basis, create data layer in tag management tool in collaboration with product, engineering, and data teams

  • Assist in the implementation of experimentation frameworks (via 3rd-party platforms or otherwise) in order to improve the outcome of user acquisition and customer success initiatives
  • Be an expert in data transformations on source data, feature engineering for predictive modelling and push data for reporting / dashboards relevant to growth analytics Participate in building and running proof-of-concepts to evaluate new initiatives/tooling to recommend as potential next steps for Yara's digitalisation efforts


  • Experience in at least two prior projects on rigorous analyses through A/B testing and iterations, and in building large-scale ad tools, either in-house or via 3rd-party solutions
  • Working experience in building websites, mobile applications and backend services using the Javascript stack. Working knowledge across the stack: JavaScript (React/React Native), AWS (compute services such as Lambda & Kubernetes and Databases such as RDS & DynamoDB), Github, CircleCI, Jira, Kubernetes 
  • Understand tools and techniques such as SEO and social media optimization to rapidly grow audience base. Experience with or knowledge of marketing platforms and solutions such as: Google Tag Manager, DV 360, MMPs, DSPs, SSPs, CRMs etc.
  • Understanding of tools that power experimentation (Optimizely, Iterable), personalisation, attribution (AppsFlyer), and analytics (Amplitude, CleverTap, Google Analytics)

  • Familiarity with Agile way of working and exposure to mobile application development lifecycles; comfortable working as an individual contributor 

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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