Job description

Farmers Edge is a global leader in digital agriculture delivering cutting-edge solutions powered by a unique combination of field-centric data, artificial intelligence and complete integration.

Since 2005, Farmers Edge has been addressing the global challenge of feeding the world's growing population while reducing environmental impact. We are a diverse group of thinkers and doers, motivated by challenges, curiosity and bold ideas. The culture is the foundation of our company, connecting innovation and disruption with the passion that drives us. From the software and digital tools that we create to the conversations we share; the collective force of our team is influencing revolutionary changes in agriculture to bring new levels of sustainability and opportunity to farmers and agricultural professionals.

Rapidly expanding worldwide, our focus is on creating a diverse environment of talented individuals. As we continue to grow, we are seeking a talented and driven Data Scientist join our team of Data Management professionals.

What you'll be doing:

Reporting to the Vice President, Data Insights & Integrity, the Data Scientist will work to develop and maintain prediction and optimization models using machine learning and artificial intelligence tools, along with imagery, weather, field operations, soil and ecommerce data sets. You will collaborate with teams across the organization to ensure that models evolve as needed, and monitor model performance metrics.

What you'll need to succeed:

  • 2+ year's experience using and developing machine learning models in a production setting
  • Master's or Graduate Degree in Mathematics, Statistics or Computer Science
  • Knowledge of Python programming;
  • Revision control software (e.g. Git);
  • Understanding of best practices in data science
  • Previous experience in computer vision and image processing;
  • Experience with Django, Pandas, and Scikit libraries.

Farmers Edge offers a very competitive compensation package. Salary is dependent on qualifications and skill.

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