At Regen, you’ll work with a committed development team on award winning agricultural technology. We work out of a great open plan space in central Wellington and have a diverse team of tech’s, scientists and customer support for you to work with.

 

Graduate/Junior Software Developer/Data Wrangler

 

The Company:

Regen is a growing agtech company providing automated decision support tools to farmers to efficiently manage water, nitrogen and effluent.

Regen is progressing a research and development project to deliver a new product to market. The project is at the stage where a prototype to be built to test data sources and algorithms and reporting outputs with our in-house product development team and our clients. A separate project involves testing and developing concepts within our business.

 

Job title:

Software Developer/Data Wrangler

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work with subject matter experts to understand and implement the models and algorithms
  • Work with the research and development teams to develop a prototype
  • Manage and transport existing data into the prototype (using APIs, ftp, csv etc)
  • Simple front-end implementation and report generation to display data groups in digestible format for the client (e.g. web interfaces, dashboards etc)
  • Enable the research team to compare various scenarios transparently
  • Documenting your work

 

Skills required (work experience a bonus):

  • Knowledge of programming/scripting (e.g. Python / Go / Perl)
  • Experience working with relational databases
  • Experience cleansing and transforming real-world data into a suitable form for further analysis.
  • Analytic capability, with the ability to integrate team efforts to achieve goals and overall program activities into the wider business
  • Able to communicate effectively with our development team and the wider business
  • Self-motivated and able to work efficiently with support from the development team

 

Desirable Skills:

  • Familiar with time series data, random distribution data sets, data combinations and correlations and time series modelling.
  • Experienced working with at least one modern web framework (e.g. Spring)
  • Understanding of machine learning and image recognition for inclusion into development models

 

Reporting to: Science and Product Lead with supervision from development team

Timeframe: 6-12 month contract (fulltime or negotiable)

Start date: Beginning of May 2018

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.


To apply, email your CV and Cover letter to jobs@nzregen.co.nz

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