Field Agronomist (REMOTE)
CyberCoders Jefferson City, MO
- Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Location: REMOTE with travel (up to 50%)
Salary: competitive package in a disruptive startup + stock options, 401k with 3% match, excellent benefits package and more!
We're a disruptive agricultural tech series D unicorn startup ($600Mil+) that's pioneering game-changing advances in agriculture. We are dedicated to providing new sustainable ways for farmers to improve yield as they work to help feed the world's growing population. Now, we're are seeking a Field Agronomist to join our hypergrowth team!
This is an exciting opportunity to be an essential part of their commercialization team, bridging their research & discovery team and the growers they seek to support. This individual will conduct late state evaluation trials, and be the liaison between customers and commercial teams. Ideal candidates must be open to 40%-50% travel, possess 2-5+ years of field research experience and degree in Agronomy or related field.
If you're interested in a.) transforming the way fertilizer is produced and used by the world's farmers and b.) want to enjoy all of the benefits of a startup with none of the instability or uncertainty that comes with that small company feel? Then, let's talk!
-Interact regularly with early adopters for both product evaluation and product support
-Support and facilitate commercial activities including product placement, marketing support, and sales staff training
-Develop and maintain relationships with current and future customers for product validation in existing and future product lines
-Develop demo plots to support sales and marketing
-Develop and maintain relationships with research and discovery colleagues to help steward current products and introduce new products
-Provide written agronomy research summaries that can be used to support product management, positioning, and field sales training
-Regularly integrate emerging technology tools for evaluation of products as well as grower demonstrations
-Field research experience or equivalent experience
-Field research planning, trial design and statistical analysis
-Strong background in agricultural field research
-Solid understanding of agricultural products including plant nutrition, biologicals, crop protection chemicals and adjuvants/surfactants
-Strong practical knowledge of and experience with chemical applications, data capture/entry
-Ability to incorporate technology tools and systems (remote sensing, aerial imagery etc. into R&D trail work./ Willingness to run proof of concept experiments with emerging technology tools (i.e., novel sensors).
-Ability to engage/present in customer field days, meetings, as well as certain company events
-Strong fertilizer and fertility knowledge from products, applications, practices and crop need
-Ability/to educate on nitrogen and nitrogen management
Applicants must be authorized to work in the U.S.
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