Monsanto Technical Platforms Engineer in ST. LOUIS, Missouri

At Monsanto, we’re focused on finding innovative solutions for the issues we face in agriculture. In our IT Products & Engineering group, we leverage cutting edge technology, data, analytics and software to transform agriculture with digital products that accelerate the development & delivery of revolutionary agricultural solutions and enable rich engagement with our farmer customers. You’ll find a team-focused environment that thrives on innovation and encourages you to do extraordinary things. That’s because every day, we give you the chance to take novel approaches to important agricultural problems working in a company that invests over $1 billion in research and development every year.

As an IT professional with Monsanto, you are joining an organization ranked at among the Top 100 Companies by Information Week and among the 100 Best Places for IT Workers by Computerworld. This is where your ideas could push the limits of agricultural technology and maybe even change the world. We’re working toward producing more at , conserving more at , and improving lives at .

Monsanto is seeking Technical Platform Engineers to join the IT Products & Engineering Technical Platform Team. The Technical Platform Team is accountable for the technical landscapes and frameworks that underpin Monsanto’s product platforms and information assets including:

  • Cloud Analytics Platform – scalable analytical cloud capabilities

  • Employee Productivity tools & devices that enable our workforce

  • API / Integration Platform is the foundation of our API ecosystem

  • Data Platform – enables data ingestion, storage, provisioning and access

  • Customer Enablement – Customer Relationship Management & Digital Marketing and Experience

  • Developer Platform – Cloud Operations, Developer Productivity Tools and Web Frameworks

What you will do:

  • Work effectively as part of a global team, partnering with teams across IT and the business to architect and build our scalable, durable and supportable enterprise-class technical platforms.

  • Promote shared and enterprise-scaled platforms, infrastructure, and services to reduce total cost of ownership, standardize global processes and reduce time to market.

  • Demonstrate passion and ownership by embracing all aspects of engineering.

  • Leverage expertise in programming languages, algorithms and data structures, distributed computing and multi-threading, distributed databases, fault-tolerance, relational and non-relational data modeling and other advanced topics that power modern applications.

If you share our values, you should have:

  • Thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment where you work cooperatively with many other people and teams including development teams, business stakeholders and end users.

  • Ability to effectively prioritize your day to ensure results on both short-term immediate initiatives while advancing bigger picture, long term efforts.

  • Strong communication and collaboration skills including an ability to effectively communicate with both business and technical teams

  • Results oriented, delivery focus

  • Strong analytical, technical, and problem solving skills, can flourish handling multiple tasks, workload, changing priorities, and tight deadlines; ability to assess a problem and determine an effective course of action with sustainable solution

  • Proven experience building and automating large-scale applications using Java, NodeJS, ES6 and Scala; using a variety of relational and non-relational data stores, working in a continuous delivery environment; creating RESTful microservices; running workloads in the cloud; familiarity with Docker and/or other container deployment technologies.

  • Ability to rapidly learn new technologies and problem domains; be a life-long learner

Organization: GLB IT P&E Technical Platforms51183629_

Title: Technical Platforms Engineer

Location: North America-USA-Missouri-St. Louis

Requisition ID: 01OSR

Job: Information Technology

Schedule: Full-time

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