The FMC Agricultural Sciences, Global Research & Development has an immediate opening for an Agricultural Engineer with a strong product application technology experience and precision agricultural engineering background. The successful candidate will join the Application Technology group located at the FMC Stine R&D center in Newark, DE.
This position requires applying engineering knowledge and understanding to provide innovative solutions that improve the delivery of Agricultural products. We are looking for someone who can translate highly technical ideas into a final product, and develop novel engineering technologies integrated with agricultural products to optimize product application and compatibility. The successful applicant will have excellent communication, project management, and leadership skills. Understanding of farming and experience working with growers is required. The successful applicant will also have strong theoretical knowledge and hands-on experience in one or more areas including product application equipment, product dispensing and delivery, electromechanical systems and robotic and automation engineering. Experience in precision agriculture concepts and technology is strongly preferred. This position requires a multidisciplinary approach and a person who can perform both conceptual design, experimental validation commercial development and support of new technologies within a collaborative team of project managers, engineers, marketing, regulatory staff, field development reps, biologists, and formulation chemists.
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