At Traction Ag, we’re not just redefining farm management; we’re revolutionizing it through our all-encompassing, cloud-based software solutions. With an innovative and forward-thinking approach that seamlessly integrates farm accounting, payroll, and a suite of agronomic tools and empowers progressive farmers to unlock true operational efficiency and profitability, we’re setting new standards in the industry. Our commitment lies in providing unparalleled insights into the cost of production, inventory tracking, and detailed profitability analysis, all designed to elevate the modern agricultural enterprise.

Traction Ag is seeking a Sr. Data Engineer to join our growing Engineering team. As a Data Engineer, you will write software for our farm management platform.  Our solutions encompass a broad range of mobile, web, and loT technologies, combining operational data, financials, and machine data to enable control, visibility, and actionable insight into large-scale agricultural operations.  The ideal candidate should have a passion for innovation and making an impact in an industry responsible for feeding the world’s population.


What You’ll Do

  • Develop and support third-party integrations
  • Develop and support ETL data processing jobs to process customer data
  • Work with our agile team to develop new Rest APIs
  • Build internal data visualization dashboards for system observability and support tooling.
  • Perform analysis and design of our application SQL queries
  • Produce scripts to clean, update, and backfill production data as needed
  • Perform data analysis as needed


How You’ll Qualify

  • Working experience with Java, JavaScript, and Python
  • Working experience with databases like MySQL, Oracle, and PostgreSQL using persistence frameworks
  • Experience working with agile teams and working with business users to gather, share, and analyze requirements, designs, and solutions
  • Perform basic and advanced processing tasks for Geospatial needs
  • Build databases from imagery and cartographic/digital sources
  • Review, interpret, and utilize established production processes
  • Perform map production tasks
  • Write Geoprocessing Python and SQL scripts
  • Knowledge of AWS and other cloud services platforms
  • Familiarity with big data concepts and technologies
  • A passion for revolutionizing the agriculture industry!
  • Problem Solving: Use rigorous logic and methods to solve difficult problems with effective solutions; probe all fruitful sources for answers; see hidden problems; excellent at honest analysis; looks beyond the obvious and doesn’t stop at the first answer.
  • Communication Skills: These are demonstrated by expressing concepts, techniques, thoughts, and ideas clearly and concisely in both oral and written forms while interacting with team members, managers, project stakeholders, etc.
  • Initiative/Drive for Results: Exhibited by enthusiastically starting and following through on a software engineering work task. Can be counted on to exceed goals successfully; is constantly and consistently one of the top performers; very bottom-line oriented; steadfastly pushes self and others for results.


What We Offer

  • Remote First Environment
  • Flexible Work Schedule
  • Competitive and cost-effective benefits plans – Health, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance
  • 401(k) Plans with Company Match
  • Unlimited Paid Time Off
  • Paid Holidays

Joining Traction Ag is like planting a seed in the fertile ground – the growth potential is immense. Here, your work will sprout, bloom, and bear the fruit of impact in an industry that feeds the world.

We’re more than just a software company. We’re a team committed to making a real difference in the agricultural sector. We empower farmers with real-time data and mobile-friendly tools to make informed decisions, optimize operations, and boost profitability. As part of our team, you’ll play a crucial role in shaping the future of farming and be supported in your own growth and development. So, are you ready to embark on this exciting journey with us? Apply today!