Automation Engineering Solution Architect - Software Development

Johnston, IA, USA
May 18, 2018
Jun 15, 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Type
**Automation Engineering Solution Architect - Software Development (Job Number: 193120W-01)**


**AutomationEngineering** **Solution Architect - Software Development**

As a Solution Architect, you
will be a technology leader, an inspiring motivator, and a cross-team
collaborator who enjoys learning from and sharing knowledge with others. You
will have an opportunity to work in a flourishing and diverse environment to
design and develop multi-tier, high performance applications for Corteva
R&D. You will need to be an architect with sustaining passion and drive to
boldly innovate while maintaining a healthy work-life balance. You must be a
curious individual who is continuously learning, has a strong
intellectual drive for excellence, and has the desire to develop elegant
solutions to complex problems.

**Responsibilities - What youwill do**

+ Be a thought leader and show a passion to continuously learn,improve, and share your knowledge

+ Strive to ride the latest industry trends on softwaredevelopment technologies, practices, and processes

+ Mentor and promote technical design, coding, and testingcompetencies in other developers

+ Engage with our automation engineers, UI/UX team, enterprise architects, andothers to help build and maintain standards and shared solutions

+ Actively work on an agile development team with softwaredevelopers, business analysts, product owners, and test analysts

+ Work closely withEngineering and Automation Specialists to identify best in class hardware andcontrol strategies to create effective, deployable solutions

+ Analyze, design, develop, and support a variety of new andexciting multi-tier, high-performance solutions for R&D


**Key Qualifications - What youwill bring**

Minimum qualifications:

+ 6+ years of experience developing high performance multi-tierapplications using avariety of technologies

+ 2+ years of experience architecting complex solutions such as Warehouse Control Systems andManufacturing Execution Systems, including integration with IndustrialManufacturing, Material Handling or Lab Automation equipment

+ Possess excellent software architecture design, problem solvingskills, and attention to detail

+ Ability to work effectively with cross-functional engineeringteams and business partners

+ Experience with object-oriented and web developmenttechnologies

+ Designing systems using complex relational database systems andrelated software frameworks

+ Strong working experience with development processes, practices,and software engineering design principals

+ Demonstrated familiarityand a desire to work closelywith state of the art technologies inthe following areas: control systems integration, controls architectures,PLC's, motion control systems, electro-mechanical drive systems, robotics, partsensing, vision, risk assessment, and safety systems

+ Excellent written and verbal communication skills

**Desirable, but not required** :

+ Experience with ResearchIndustry 4.0 Technologies (IIoT, Augmented Reality, Proximal Sensing), DeepLearning, Vision Systems and Material Handling (AS/RS, Collaborative Robots,Self-Guided Vehicles)

+ Azure or AWS experience

+ Background or interest in biology, genetics, or agriculture andthe ability to understand complex scientific problems

+ Experience with Angular, Typescript, C#, .Net, Node, andRESTful API Services

+ Experience with CI/CD pipeline tools and development tools, suchas, Git and Jira

+ Experience with agile development methodologies such as Kanbanand Scrum

**About CortevaAgriscience**

Corteva Agriscience TM ,
Agricultural Division of DowDupont TM , has a rich history of
scientific discovery which has opened the door to countless innovations through
the use of cutting edge technologies. We are passionate about progress, helping
farmers succeed, and enabling the world to thrive. Corteva empowers those who
produce and enriches those who consume ensuring progress for generations to
come. We are continuously searching for bold innovators to join our


**Primary Location:** _NA-United States-Iowa-Johnston_

**Organization:** _Pioneer_

**Schedule:** _Full-time_

**Education Level:** _Bachelor's Degree (±16 years)_

**Employee Status:** _Regular_

**Job Type:** _Experienced_

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