Brief of the RoleWe are looking for a Solutions Engineer to join our fast-growing team. You will be responsible for researching, planning, evolving, and successfully integrating with our customers’ and partners’ systems. Integrations are at the core of our ability to provide highly customized solutions for our customers. We will look up to you to work directly with our customers and partners to become a subject matter expert, who can organize complex details and translate them into actions for our engineering team. To be successful at this role you must be resourceful and creative. You must love asking questions, diving into technical details, and solving challenging technical problems.
While we feel strongly about periodically being in person together, we operate a distributed-first team model. We are looking for the best regardless of where you live.
3+ years of experience with REST APIs and/or complex systems like ERPs where the systematic handling of data is key.
Familiarity with data analysis tools and software like Excel, SQL, Python, R, or data visualization tools is crucial for handling and interpreting data efficiently.
An entrepreneurial spirit and drive to work on complex problems at scale.
Motivated by finding ways to simplify complexity.
Ability to search for and identify opportunities for improvement.
Qualities We Seek
Obsessive about details
Nothing escapes your eye, no matter how small.
You keep asking why, even if you got an answer.
You seek help when needed, are open to constructive feedback, and have never uttered the words “Well, that isn’t my job” in a sentence.
You recognize that arrogance is toxic and that modesty is key to being a good teammate.
You have strong verbal and written communication skills that enable you to work constructively with our partners.
You enjoy dynamic and fast-growing work environments. You believe no job is too small, and no idea too big.
You are familiar with ag data and agribusiness systems.
What we expect of youYou do what you say you will do.
Become the product owner for all of our integrations.
Work with our partners and customers to define integration requirements, resolve all integration challenges, and ensure that data is mapped and loaded correctly to our platform.
Dive into technical details with internal and external engineering teams and drive technical solutions.
Write detailed requirements for the engineering team.
Read API documentation and identify new opportunities to expand and improve our integrations.
Implement data governance procedures meeting internal requirements as well as requirements of partners and collaborators.
Design analytical systems to verify and validate data quality and identify issues or inaccuracies in internal or external data.
What you can expect of usWe do what we say we will do.
We will seek to maximize your personal growth and long-term career success during your time with AgVend and beyond. We value our employees’ lives and aspirations outside of the company.
Ownership and autonomy
You will have the power to realize opportunities, drive change, and delight customers.
Performance goals are set quarterly and are rooted in our company values and objectives.
We know money isn’t everything, but you will be properly compensated for your work.
You are fundamental to the success of AgVend and thus you will receive stock options in the company.
We strongly believe that there is no replacement for a firm handshake, so you will be expected to meet with our partners on a regular basis. We will compensate for all travel expenses.
We want you and your family happy and healthy, so we have industry-leading health coverage for all of our employees.