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Taranis is a global leading precision agriculture intelligence platform that uses sophisticated computer vision, data science and deep learning algorithms to effectively monitor fields. Taranis offers a full-stack solution for high precision aerial surveillance imagery to prevent crop yield loss due to insects, crop disease, weeds, and nutrient deficiencies.

Overseeing millions of acres of farmland in the United States, Argentina, Brazil, Russia, Ukraine, and Australia, Taranis targets high volume commodity crops which account for 70% of the global crop market and give farmers the tools to address issues in real-time increasing yields and cutting costs. 

Founded in 2015, Taranis raised over $30M from leading VC investors and is being led by a founding team with deep experience in both agriculture and technology.

Responsibilities

  • Be responsible for the deployment, scaling, and performance of the Taranis solution over Google Cloud Platform through its entire lifecycle from development to production.
  • Help manage SQL and NoSQL databases such as PostgreSQL and ElasticSearch.
  • Build and manage continuous delivery and continuous integration as well as infrastructure ecosystems.
  • Setup and maintain application and system monitoring & alerting.
  • Work closely with engineering managers and the support team to improve service availability and performance.
  • Work with engineering and QA to build and validate containerized applications

Requirements

  • Passion to acquire new technologies and build things from scratch.
  • Solid scripting skills (e.g. Bash, Groovy, Python, JavaScript).
  • Solid understanding of networking (routing and TCP/IP).
  • 3+ years working on hosting large production environments in the cloud using GCP or equivalent (AWS, Azure).
  • Hands-on experience with monitoring and alerting applications (e.g. Prometheus, Cloud Watch).
  • Proven track record of defining and building CI/CD processes and working with common CI/CD tools (Jenkins, TeamCity, TFS).
  • Experience deploying and managing production applications and microservices running in Kubernetes using Helm.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.


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