Agronomist San Antonio, TX


Our client is new, exciting and well-funded ag-tech start-up.
They are changing the way technology works in agriculture by providing farmers with valuable, cost-effective intelligence.
They are currently looking for an Agronomist to lead, plan and execute trials, field research and agronomic sciences and be a key member of a team that supports the product development, commercial product expansion, and technical education on our innovative and existing products and systems. 
If you think you fit the requirements below and would be interested to hear more about it, pls send your full resume and contact details to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and we will call you for a confidential discussion. Please note only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. There is no possibility for visa sponsorship for this role.
"Ph.D. or M.Sc. in Crop Science, Agronomy or crop oriented Soil & Water Sciences. 
"3+ years' experience in agronomic sciences, crop consulting or a related field with emphasis on crop water relations and mineral nutrition.
"Demonstrated hands-on experience in planning, executing and conducting field experiments and research
"Skilled and experienced in analyzing trial results and preparing reports
"Familiar with local crops - Corn, soybeans, potato, wheat, alfalfa, cotton and more. 
"Effectively demonstrate self-motivation, initiative, assertiveness, and results orientation
"Ability to work independently and proceed with objectives without close supervision
"Willingness to travel and spend a lot of time in the fields
"Strong people and communication skills
"Ability to lift 60 pounds if necessary (a bag of seed)
"Valid driver's license 
"Plan and execute field research programs that test current products and evaluates new products 
"Provide product and agronomic support and education for sales personnel and customers
"Determine and demonstrate the value, positioning, and agronomic fit of products in local grower production systems
"Build strong working relationships with key influencers including academia, crop consultants, commodity/grower groups and others
"Ensure regulatory compliance with broad Federal and State regulatory requirements
"Identify and assess new technology, based business opportunities