Big Data Architect

London, England, United Kingdom · Tech


We are looking for an experienced Big Data Architect to join Hummingbird Technologies to help scale our multi-terabyte image processing pipeline for global agricultural evolution.

You will join a talented team of software engineers, big data engineers, computer vision experts and machine learning researchers, and are expected to get up to speed rapidly in this fast-paced, multi-disciplinary environment. We are not solving trivial problems, but researching and developing to shape the future of crop and farm management through the creation of predictive analysis products, which will be used across the globe to feed the world and minimise the long-term environmental impact of modern, large-scale agriculture.

Hummingbird was founded in 2016 and is the only remote sensing business in UK agriculture to use artificial intelligence which gathers information from drone, plane and satellite technology, combined with weather and soil data and expert plant pathology, to enable precision agriculture. We use most advanced machine learning and computer vision techniques, delivering actionable insights on crop health directly to the field. We are Best British Tech Startup 2019 and driving the next generation of precision agriculture to feed the world in sustainable way!

Existing backers of the business include The European Space Agency, Sir James Dyson, Horizon Ventures, Downing Ventures and Velcourt, the UK’s largest commercial farming operation. It also has tech partners which include Google UK and Cranfield University.

Please note, we are unable to provide sponsorship for this role.

The role

This will be a hands on position guiding our technical decisions when it coms to our Data Processing platform.


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