Front End Staff Engineer

Des Moines, IA

At Corteva Agriscience, you will help us grow what’s next. No matter your role, you will be part of a team that is building the future of sustainable agriculture – leading breakthroughs in the innovation and application of science and technology that will better the lives of people all over the world and fuel the progress of humankind.

The Frontend Software Engineer (React Specialist) owns the technical leadership and implementation for our team’s React frontends. We’re looking for someone with deep expertise in React and a passion for sharing that knowledge.

The Product Development team is a part of the Farming Solutions & Digital group that designs and builds customer-facing digital solutions that maximize value for farmers and advisors. Our work helps fuel and expose Corteva’s scientific innovation.

How will you help us grow? It matters to us, and it matters to you!

  • Build Typescript-driven React front-end framework that will improve global agricultural sustainability across millions of acres
  • Work on a small team with outsized impacts across Granular, and Granular’s parent company, Corteva Agriscience
  • Have an impact on farms of all sizes in developing markets across the world
  • Use some of the latest web development technologies, including a production deployment using Webpack 5 module federation
  • Be a mentor and technical leader in Corteva’s product development organization
  • Have a direct impact on the product and roadmap
  • Reimagine and influence the tools and frameworks to support disciplines in the engineering, design, product and data science organizations.

Who You Will Do It With:

  • Seasoned leaders in the agriculture industry with years of experience in creating leading digital agtech products
  • A small (but not for long) team working on a suite of digital libraries, tools, and framework to transform the typical agriculture product development experience
  • Senior engineers and leaders who are committed to designing, engineering and collaborating on scalable solutions that excite and delight our customers
  • The entire organization aligned on improving the way we write our applications, share our successes and tailor experiences for locales and customers


What expertise have you grown? What do you bring to the table?

  • Excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills, with proven ability to take initiative and build strong, productive relationships
  • You’ve got deep expertise in React, reflected by 8-10 years of front-end development experience and/or through open-source contributions, blog posts, talks, etc.
  • You’ve got a passion for understanding your customers needs and attend to feedback
  • You’re excited about working on a variety of greenfield MVP projects
  • You’re an experienced javascript developer and know your way around Typescript
  • You’re flexible in your approach to software development and understand the challenges of delivering software on time and at scale
  • You know how to diagnose problems and can help other engineers find, fix, and prevent such issues
  • You write clean, tested, encapsulated code that engineers at any level can easily understand and adapt
  • You’ve got experience working with and building tests to support CICD pipelines
  • You love helping engineers improve their skills in a positive, supportive manner
  • BA/BS degree or equivalent practical experience


Let’s peek at how you can grow your wellbeing, health, and future at Corteva!

  • Strike a better work-life balance with robust time off benefits including paid maternity, paternal, and family illness leave
  • Prepare for your future with our competitive retirement savings plan, tuition reimbursement program, and more
  • Enjoy access to health benefits for you and your family on your first day of employment
  • And much, much more!

Corteva Agriscience™ is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to boldly embracing the power of inclusion, diversity, and equity to enrich the lives of our employees and strengthen the performance of our company, while advancing equity in agriculture. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability or any other protected class. Discrimination, harassment and retaliation are inconsistent with our values and will not be tolerated. If you require a reasonable accommodation to search or apply for a position, please visit:

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