Technical Service Representative

Indigo is a company dedicated to harnessing nature to help farmers sustainably feed the planet. With a vision of creating a world where farming is an economically desirable and accessible profession, Indigo works alongside its growers to apply natural approaches, conserve resources for future generations, and grow healthy food for all. Utilizing beneficial plant microbes to improve crop health and productivity, Indigo’s portfolio is focused on cotton, wheat, barley, corn, soybeans, and rice. The company, founded by Flagship Pioneering, is headquartered in Boston, MA, with additional offices in Memphis, TN, Research Triangle Park, NC, Sydney, Australia, Buenos Aires, Argentina, and São Paulo, Brazil. www.indigoag.com

The role of Tech Service Representative will develop and lead implementation of farmer scale systems based testing of Indigo product concepts.

 

Responsibilites:

  • Develop and implement farmer scale systems based trials to transition product concepts from R&D testing to commercial products
  • Manage relationships and develop / implement farmer scale testing to support Indigo Partners and Key Accounts
  • Collaborate with IT and Data Science Teams to generate data for Indigo Software Tool which will be used by agronomists to provide customers with unparalleled agronomic and profitability decision making ability
  • Provide technically sound data collection to fuel Indigo Software Tool
  • Interpret complex research studies and train commercial team on new commercial products and systems
  • Understands our purpose and core values and what makes Indigo different from other companies
  • Demonstrates personal and/or professional passion for our core values
  • Widely viewed as someone who personifies our core values, is committed to them, and leans on them when making difficult decisions

 

Competencies:

  • Collaborate at a high level within team and across R&D, IT and commercial teams
  • Strong and succinct communicator
  • Ability to train commercial team on newly developed Indigo products
  • Curious and perceptive: Enjoys new technology
  • Detail oriented
  • Able to communicate and interface with corporate customers
  • Ability to solve complex problems

 

Experience:

  • MS required; PhD preferred
  • 5+ years of agricultural testing experience
  • Ability and willingness to travel up to 50% of the time

 

 


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