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Software Engineering Position at Rogo

ABOUT THE COMPANY

Rogo is an Ag-Tech company that helps farmers apply fertilizer more efficiently.  To do that, we build and operate autonomous robots that have collected over 100K acres of soil samples within the past year.
Meet our quickly growing team at https://www.rogoag.com/team that is headquartered in West Lafayette, IN.
Our team respects each other deeply, while at the same debating ideas fiercely to get to the best solution.  At Rogo, a growth mindset >> knowledge and real results >> effort.
Join us on our path to improve both Precision Agriculture and the peoples’ lives we touch along the way (including our own team).

THE ROLE

Job Description
Overall: Take ownership of specific software projects at Rogo and make the robotic system more efficient & effective, safer and easier to use.  
Modify and build software that controls & monitors robot’s navigation and actions 
Operate in Agile/Scrum framework to deliver chunks of business value
Examples of Potential Projects:
Implement custom map integration to enable more efficient job scheduling
Integrate barcode reader to track and identify individual packaged samples
Modify web application to present operators with a daily schedule and other information
Current stack: Python on ROS Melodic on Linux Ubuntu for Robot control, PLC Ladder Logic for Sampler Control, Python/Flask/ReactJS for mission prep and interaction
Desired Profile
Real Project Experience in: Front end web development/Full stack development, databases
Minimum Skills:  Linux, git, Python, JavaScript, HTML/CSS, server framework experience (Express, Ruby on Rails, Django, Flask, or other), front end framework experience (ReactJS, Angular, Vue.js or other)
Bonus Skills (not required): docker, ROS, C/C++, UML, PLC ladder logic
Mindset: Humble to learn broadly and hungry for results
Start Date: Early January. Posted Dec. 25th, 2019

WHY APPLY?

Work with exciting Ag-technology for a purpose.
Work with an amazing, quickly growing team.
Challenge yourself to grow in many different areas.
INTERESTED?

Apply here:  https://www.rogoag.com/join-our-team. Applicants must apply on our website to be considered for employment.

Last Updated: Jan 8, 2020 10:27 AM

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