Profiling The Living Soil To Grow A Healthier Tomorrow
Trace Genomics has developed the first analytics engine that learns as it maps the living soil. Founded in 2015 to serve the farming community, Trace Genomics helps growers maximize the value of every acre. The company is building the largest, most actionable body of soil intelligence, making thousands of growers experts on what’s underground. Working collaboratively across the agriculture ecosystem, Trace Genomics helps growers optimize costs, manage risk and protect their soil. Headquartered in Silicon Valley—led by industry veteran Dan Vradenburg and founded by two female PhDs from Stanford University—Trace Genomics is having a meaningful impact on the future of food.
Job Purpose● Support customer-facing teams by delivering the best possible data insights to our customers● Help customers understand their in-field conditions from Trace indicators and metadata● Support the development of analytics products that deliver agronomic insights to customers
Duties and Responsibilities● Perform custom analyses with customer-provided in-field data and Trace-generated data that maximize customer value from Trace● Work with customer-facing teams to identify analyses appropriate to a particular grower’s need● Work with customer-facing teams to identify successful analytics features to productionize● Turn scientific analysis code into production-quality code usable by our engineering team for implementation
Qualifications● BS in Computer Science, Computational Biology, Agronomy, or any STEM-related field● Fluency with Python● Experience with version control● Familiarity with test-driven development and best coding practices● Ability to munge and uncover meaningful signals from unstructured data sets● Comfortable working in and contributing to a scientifically rigorous environment● Ability and desire to automate scientific analyses in a scalable way● Ability to translate technical results into digestible takeaways for non-technical teams
Medical, dental and vision benefits for employees and dependents
Paid parental leave
Competitive compensation package, including stock options
Flexible vacation policy
Free daily catered lunches in burlingame office. community snacks and beverages in burlingame office
Electric standing desks and the hardware you need. company-sponsored social events. learning and growth opportunities
Flexible spending accounts (fsa)
401(k) retirement plan
Trace Genomics at a glance
Trace Genomics focuses on Biotechnology, Agriculture, Farming, Adtech, and Artificial Intelligence / Machine Learning. Their company has offices in Burlingame. They have a small team that's between 11-50 employees. To date, Trace Genomics has raised $22.535M of funding; their latest round was closed on June 2019.
You can view their website at http://tracegenomics.com/