Senior Software Engineer, Cloud

Johnston, Iowa, us
Company: Granular
Category: Computer and Mathematical Occupations
Published on 2021-07-28 22:03:48

More than seven billion people depend on farms for healthy and affordable food. By 2050, the global population will surpass nine billion and farmers will need new ways to deliver on this surging demand. They’ll be seeking options that both sustain the environment and help them to be economically viable, and are increasingly turning to the world’s leading Farm Management Software (FMS), Granular.

As an organization, we are committed to delivering the most innovative and industry leading digital products that our customers will love.

The Senior Software Engineer, Cloud owns shared cloud infrastructure and services that support all engineers at Granular. Are you someone who is comfortable finding efficient solutions to problems at scale or automating solutions so that others can benefit from your work? If so, this may be the right position for you!

At Granular, you’ll have the opportunity to work with a top-tier leadership team with proven entrepreneurial expertise to reshape the $3 trillion agriculture industry. We’re growing quickly, and expanding our team in all locations. Currently, we’re operating in an employee-focused response to COVID-19, with 100% remote work until it is safe to return to the office. We’re looking for proactive, intellectual, and versatile individuals to join our team to improve the lives of our farmers.

What You’ll Get To Do:

  • Automate the deployment and configuration of shared infrastructure (Terraform, Cloudformation, Saltstack)
  • Use your expert knowledge to help Granular engineers design scalable, cost-efficient solutions
  • Establish and implement production standards across a diverse product portfolio
  • Design tools and processes to reduce development cycle time and simplify the developer experience
  • Perform troubleshooting on complex systems across various application domains and compute platforms
  • Who You Are:

  • You know how to manage infrastructure as code in a public cloud environment (Terraform, Cloudformation, AWS)
  • You have experience developing configuration as code (Saltstack, Ansible)
  • A desire to automate processes in a maintainable way (Python, Golang, Nodejs or similar)
  • Strong background in CI/CD practices (Gitlab CI, Jenkins)
  • Ability to influence others in written and verbal formats and establish relationships while working across our Product organization
  • Experience with integrating Operational Intelligence tooling into the release cycle (Datadog, Grafana, Prometheus)
  • Comfortable solving network problems in a modern cloud environment (Kong, Cloudfront, API Gateway, etc)
  • You have some familiarity with Kubernetes
  • Perks and Benefits:

  • Upward mobility. We are growing and need talent who can take on increasingly challenging and rewarding roles
  • Flexible Vacation Policy + Sick Time
  • 10 paid company holidays per year
  • Volunteer Time Off
  • 401k Matching Program
  • Employer sponsored Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability and Life Insurance
  • Healthcare and Dependent Care FSA
  • Family Parental Leave
  • Learning Programs and Employee Development
  • Open floor plan and dog-friendly offices when offices re-open
  • Currently, we’re operating in an employee-focused response to COVID-19, with 100% remote work. When it is safe to do so, our office hubs will be used for intentional, in-person collaboration but we will retain a flexible work from home policy
  • Who We Are:

    Granular is Farm Management Software (FMS) that is helping thousands of farmers to build stronger farms today and steward their lands for generations to come. Granular uniquely combines an industry-leading support team with the most recommended suite of easy-to-use powerful software to help farmers and their teams run all aspects of their farm business. From financials to agronomy to operations, farmers are now able to make data-driven decisions with greater confidence in an increasingly challenging environment.

    Granular was founded in 2014 with the mission of helping farmers run more profitable and efficient business instead of maximizing bushels. Built as a collaboration between several of the most advanced family farms and top technology investors including Google Ventures, Granular is widely credited for launching the first modern, built in the cloud and mobile-centric FMS in 2014. In 2017, Corteva Agriscience acquired Granular to bring together the best technologists, scientists, and entrepreneurs from across the world with its global presence and deep resources to serve the needs of farmers through the transformative effects of digital technologies.

    Today, our over 400 passionate employees are on a mission helping our customers solve their problems today and for food demands in the future by shaping agriculture through continuous innovations in farm productivity, profitability, and environmental sustainability.

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