AgroScout is a young AgTech company that develops technologies for monitoring agricultural fields via smart phones, drones, and satellites to detect problems such as pests, disease, and nutrient and water deficiencies. AgroScout helps the grower locate and identify trouble in the field earlier, in this way contributing to global food security.
Our offices are located in Misgav and we’re soon moving to the pastoral location of Kibbutz Yiron.
We are looking for a VP Software development to join to lead the development team and be part of the company’s leadership team.
In this role you will research and implement new technologies that yield competitive advantage, proactively stay informed about technology trends, market opportunities, risks and competitors, ensure that the technological resources meet the company’s short and long-term business goals, manage technology budgets, and timeframes, and be responsible for the entire development lifecycle of our main product backend and infrastructure including managing the R&D (SW and Algorithm) team
- 8 years + working in technological roles.
- Deep technical expertise and insights in the Saas platform, Web, mobile and AI.
- Significant experience in R&D team management.
- Previous experience as a Software senior manager (Director and up) or similar role
- Strategic thinker with leadership skills.
- Proactive self-starter with a solution-focused, positive attitude.
- Team player with excellent collaboration skills.
- Comfortable adapting to changing situations and priorities with a high sense of accountability and urgency.
- BSc degree in Computer Science / Engineering or equivalent, MSc or Ph.D. – an advantage.