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Data Science Engineer

Data Science Engineer Performance Livestock Analytics is a premier agritech comp

2019-07-11 2020
Performance Livestock Analytics
Position: Science Engineer Salary: $50,000-75,000 per year Type: Full Time Location: Des Moines, IA
Performance Livestock Analytics is a premier agritech company based in Ames, Iowa. Our mission is simple: “Our
innovative solutions connect the livestock industry, empowering data-driven decisions”.
At PLA, excellence is an expectation, people are a priority and culture is crucial. We build our team like an engineer builds
code or a nutritionist builds rations: carefully selecting each part so as to strengthen the whole. We are energetic. We are
idea-driven. We are transparent. Our culture stretches beyond headquarters and into the home offices of our remote team
A career with PLA is impactful and it’s fun. We like being here. We think you might too.
Data Science Engineers work to provide our customers with insights and understanding through performing quantitative
analysis of data, predictive modeling and decision analytics. They deploy machine learning algorithms and present the
results of their research through reports and forecasts.
Research, design, and develop new data science integrations.
Interact with in-house software engineers in support of full-stack integration.
Adhere to software testing standards and create testing datasets.
Collaborate in company-wide software development efforts.
Report to the Vice President of Data Science.
The Ideal Candidate will:
Be located in Iowa and willing to travel to Performance Livestock Analytics Headquarters in Ames at times
Have at least a 4 year degree in Software Engineering, Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science or related studies
Have experience in some, if not all, of the languages we work in
Be self-motivated, an excellent communicator and a self-learner
Requirements: tools and tech
Unix development environment.
AWS virtualization & services.
PHP, Go codebase.
Git command-line and gitlab for revision control.
MySQL and MongoDB database.
Tensorflow on GPU hardware.
API adoption and development.
Ability to work collaboratively with peers.
Competitive Health, Dental and Vision insurance plans
Paid maternity and paternity leave
Paid time off + 7 paid holidays
Company provided computing needs
Extensive training program on PLA software platforms and sales process at headquarters
Driven, motivated, and talented teammates
Energetic, idea-driven and transparent work environment
Exciting opportunity to introduce innovative technology to the agricultural community
Opportunities for growth and advancement


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