Senior Software Engineer

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Job Title: Senior Software Engineer
Location: Chesterfield, MO, Midwest United States, USA
Company: Bayer
Industry Sector: Agribusiness
Industry Type: Chemical, Pesticide and Fertilizer
Job Type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive
Job Description:


At Bayer we’re visionaries, driven to solve the world’s toughest challenges and striving for a world where ,Health for all, Hunger for none’ is no longer a dream, but a real possibility. We’re doing it with energy, curiosity and sheer dedication, always learning from unique perspectives of those around us, expanding our thinking, growing our capabilities and redefining ‘impossible’. There are so many reasons to join us. If you’re hungry to build a varied and meaningful career in a community of brilliant and diverse minds to make a real difference, there’s only one choice.


Senior Software Engineer 




The primary responsibilities of this role, Senior Software Engineer, are to: 


  • Work as part of an agile development team to build and support applications;
  • Work with team and product manager to manage project priorities, deadlines, and deliverables;
  • Interact directly with business customers to gather and understand requirements and how they translate in application features;
  • Develop applications and services using the right tool for the job;
  • Contribute consistently to solving common problems including shared libraries and frameworks;
  • Conduct functional and non-functional testing;
  • Troubleshoot and debug applications;
  • Deploy applications across all environments in collaboration with development team, product management, and delivery;
  • Champion code quality including unit and integration testing;
  • Evaluate existing applications to refactor, update and add new features;
  • Develop any technical documentation needed to accurately represent application design and code;
  • Identify and pursue opportunities to improve own knowledge and skills and those of more junior engineers;
  • Help to shape the vision for their own team's products and those of related teams, considering impacts, dependencies, and opportunities to collaborate with other teams and groups;
  • Identify opportunities to develop new and better solutions;
  • Anticipate and address technical obstacles affecting own team and related teams;
  • Provide guidance for technical design and architecture decisions within the team;
  • Participate in the evaluation and selection of new technologies;
  • Mentor other people and teams on technologies, techniques or standards across the organization.


  • Domestice relocation assistance available.
  • Visa sponsorship available.




Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values.  More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:


Required Qualifications:


  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or equivalent experience with at least five years of experience, or Master’s degree with at least three years of experience, or Doctorate with at least one year of experience;
  • At least five years of experience in a programming field, database design, or server administration;
  • Experience in C#, JavaScript/Typescript, .Net, React, HTML, CSS, SCSS;
  • Object Oriented programming;
  • Knowledge of RDBMS and SQL/PostgreSQL;
  • Experience with CI/CD;
  • Familiarity with cloud-based services like AWS, GCP or Azure;
  • Familiar with containerization technologies such as Docker;
  • Experience building and maintaining Web API’s;
  • Experience creating and maintaining Swagger/Open API documentation;
  • Familiarity with common Relational Data Modeling strategies;
  • Experience with code repository management, code merge and quality checks, continuous integration, and automated deployment and management using tools such as Jenkins and Git;
  • Full scope test automation from unit to behavioral/functional to integration;
  • Demonstrates developing cultivates innovation leadership competency;
  • Demonstrates capable manages ambiguity leadership competency;
  • Demonstrates strong courage leadership competency and written and verbal communication skills.

Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and want to impact our mission Science for a better life, we encourage you to apply now. Be part of something bigger. Be you. Be Bayer. 
To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.
Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans
Bayer is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s) using the contact information below. 

IMPORTANT NOTE for POTENTIAL US CANDIDATES: Bayer expects its employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Bayer active employees are also expected to disclose their vaccination status and if fully vaccinated, provide proof of vaccination status to Occupational Medicine. Bayer defines fully vaccinated in alignment with CDC which is two weeks after completing the two-dose vaccine regimen or two weeks after completing the one-dose regimen. Additionally, Bayer employees are also required to comply with state, local and customer requirements.  
Location: Chesterfield     
Division: Crop Science    
Reference Code: 598187     
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Job Post Date: 04/02/22
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