SEEKING: DIRECTOR – MARKETING STRATEGY & OPERATIONS

dFarm, Inc (www.dfarminc.com) will revolutionize the Agriculture Supply chain with AIMS (Agriculture Information Management System) software and services. AIMS will connect Farmer with Retail store by integrating the produce extended services like cold storage’s, Pack-houses, Trucks and Distributors as a service industry. This will avoid price inflation and retailer has an option to buy only GAP & FSMA certified produce.

The exciting potential for growth, we now have an opening for a Director – Marketing Strategy & Operations based in Michigan office. We are looking for a strategic, result-oriented leader who will manage planning, processes, and systems for our marketing team. As a member of the leadership team, you will help deliver the marketing plans for our pipeline management, investments, tools and budget that align to our strategy.

All our Marketing leaders should be analytical, and help us position the company for growth and tell the “dFarm” story of bringing Farmers and businesses together to collaborate, innovate and build trust on the most transparent open platform in the world.

Specific Accountabilities Will Include

  • Lead the marketing operations and build team of skilled personnel to manage marketing operations
  • Ensure that marketing measurement drives performance review of key functions and campaigns including lead management processes and metrics, lead scoring, campaign execution and tracking, budget to pipeline and revenue, marketing automation systems and market segmentation.
  • Provide dependable advice and consultation to the management, leveraging marketing performance data.
  • Orchestrate the annual marketing planning and budget process (e.g. milestones, participants, actions, templates, calendar), ensuring marketing’s goals are aligned with sales and services.
  • Ensure impact-level marketing measurement and executive reporting on marketing’s contribution to the business. Actively monitor, analyze and report on the health of marketing contribution to pipeline, ROI, and customer acquisition costs.
  • Build and maintain a marketing technology stack that meets the needs of the business, is effective in engaging customers, and provides scale to our customer communications
  • Lead data strategy development and infrastructure deployment, including technology ownership and marketing process governance
  • Provide best practices guidance for infrastructure, processes and data that achieve efficiency and effectiveness goals. Improve Marketing data quality
  • Collaborate with marketing & GTM leaders to achieve alignment with the corporate strategy

Key to success in this role will be an ability to manage multiple agendas from the Leadership and collaborate effectively across the organization, while using well developed influencing skills to deliver the required outcomes of Marketing.

The successful candidate for this role will have significant experience in senior roles within global operations and marketing, focusing on bringing business-to-business services to market.

Other Required Skills and Experience Include

  • 10+ years in B2B operations & demand generation in SaaS based companies
  • Expertise with marketing automation systems like Salesforce
  • Experience in developing and optimizing lead management and campaign management processes
  • Passionate about customer success and technologies that impact companies and their customers
  • Demonstrated leadership skills, both in building teams and influencing company direction
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities in fast-paced environment, work collaboratively with cross-functional teams, and ensure high quality deliverables with attention to detail
  • Data-driven mindset with an affinity for ‘making the number’ and being able to attribute and track results to drive a positive ROI on all marketing activities
  • Strong analytical skills and passion for analyzing products, competitors, and market dynamics. Can quickly synthesize disparate data into a ‘position’ and craft messaging that connects with a diverse audience of stakeholders
  • Passion for global business and culture. Proven leadership capabilities with the ability to understand multiple market dynamics, identify opportunities to drive growth, and effectively manage change
  • MBA degree

SEEKING: OPERATIONS MANAGER

dFarm, Inc (www.dfarminc.com) will revolutionize the Agriculture Supply chain with AIMS (Agriculture Information Management System) software and services. AIMS will connect Farmer with Retail store by integrating the produce extended services like cold storage’s, Pack-houses, Trucks and Distributors as a service industry. This will avoid price inflation and retailer has an option to buy only GAP & FSMA certified produce.

The exciting potential for growth, we now have an opening for a Director – Operations and Finance based in our Farmington Hills, Michigan office. We are looking for a strategic, result-oriented leader who will manage operations, Grants and finance. The Director will be a key contributor in the development and execution of the Team’s business plan, prioritizing key initiatives and implementing strategy.  The Director will apply best practices and drive enhancements to all aspects of operations to ensure that services are delivered effectively, efficiently, and consistently.  The Director will be actively involved in working on the Grants approvals and should have the experience in Grants proposals.

The main responsibilities include:

  • Collaborate with team leadership to identify key initiatives, recognize opportunities for growth, and implement strategies that will enhance company market share, revenue growth, and profitability.
  • Participate in key decisions with the Financial Advisory leadership team pertaining to strategic initiatives and operations.
  • Actively involve in the Grants requirement process and implementation for the organization. Ensure all compliance standards are met and in place for procurement of Grants.
  • Provide continual improvement and enhancement to operations, processes, deliverables, and quality control measures to ensure accuracy, consistency, client satisfaction, and mitigation of risk; Stay abreast of industry trends and changes, incorporating “best practices”.
  • Identify issues affecting operations and develop strategies to effectively resolve these issues.
  • Coordinate with Human Resources and managers to streamline hiring and onboarding processes.
  • Identify training and resource needs to implement training plan for team members at all levels ensuring that team members acquire skills and information necessary to contribute effectively and reducing the time it takes to do so.
  • Create and manage library of team resources and deliverables, regularly evaluating effectiveness of each.
  • Collaborate with managers to assess team member performance, capabilities, and development needs on an annual basis; Establish consistent KPIs, priorities, and development plans for all colleagues.
  • Meet with managers and project leads regularly to identify and understand factors impacting team member performance or project status and develop strategies to effectively resolve issues.
  • Develop and administer internal communications.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Management, Finance, Accounting or related field.
  • Additional Professional Designations or Certifications desired.
  • Proven experience in Grants approvals and finance management.
  • Proven experience in leading teams to achieve and exceed goals and objectives.
  • Demonstrated industry business acumen; ability to grasp new business concepts and issues.
  • Analytical, proactive problem-solving skills: techniques to identify and resolve issues in a timely manner, gathers and analyzes information skillfully.
  • Excellent project management; with analytical, organizational and problem solving abilities.
  • Organized with demonstrated attention to detail; able to manage, prioritize and bring to completion multiple projects.
  • Strong communication skills; both written and verbal with demonstrated creativity with regard to work.
  • Ability to work flexible and/or extended hours as needed.

Responsibilities: 

  • Strive to achieve the targets and implement the best practices in alignment with the company policies.
  • Hire, train and develop a team of operations professionals; support individual growth through mentorship, feedback and career development opportunities
  • Create standard operating procedures for performance monitoring in order to optimize quality and delivery time
  • Partner with Finance to develop and own the annual operations budgets.
  • Develop and maintain relationships with vendors and suppliers; review contracts and negotiate terms
  • Partner with Leadership members and individual department heads to ensure the company’s operational priorities are aligned with company goals

What we’re looking for: 

  • 10+ years in operations and/or supply chain experience
  • Bachelor’s required, MBA or Master’s degree preferred
  • A track record of building high-performing teams; you know how to hire, train and retain top talent
  • An obsession with customer experience; you know the best metrics, systems and strategies to scale customer experience teams
  • Excellent negotiation and analytical abilities
  • Strong project management and continuous improvement skills
  • Advanced understanding of Grants, budgetary concepts; and ability to build out processes with financials
  • An ability to quickly develop trusting relationships with team members at all levels
  • An ability to remain calm in high pressure situations

SEEKING: FULL-STACK SOFTWARE DEVELOPER FOR ENTERPRISE WEB APPLICATIONS

dFarm Inc (www.dfarminc.com) dba for Vennar Soft, Inc is focused on Agriculture Logistics technology which is exclusively working towards providing better solutions to the farmers, from seed to harvest. Our product is developed by utilizing cutting edge technologies like: Hyper Ledger Fabric Blockchain, IoT, Artificial Intelligence, Big Date, AWS etc. dFarm’s agriculture software called AIMS (Agriculture Information Management System) application is a cloud-based technology providing better solutions to the growing problems in the produce Supply Chain Management System faced by farmers, from seeding to harvesting.

What You’ll Do/Need

dFarm is looking for Full-Stack software developers to work for us as fulltime freelancers for developing various enterprise web application modules. Remote working facility is available for this position.  

Our ideal candidate

  • We need somebody who has lived and breathed front-end, back-end, database and server technology.
  • You will possess great programming skills, have a sound understanding of engineering best practices and have the drive to deliver the very best.
  • Able to work independently with minimal guidance and comfortable interacting with individuals of both technical and non-technical backgrounds.
  • Can perform complex development assignments requiring an advanced aptitude of established programming standards, methods, and best practices.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Has at least 3+ years of full-stack development experience.
  • 3 Years of experience with 1 Year hands on experience is a must on Angular 6 and NodeJS
  • Experience with: Angular,Nodejs, Java Script, Java/J2EE, SQL Server, HTML5, CSS3, RESTful API, Webservice, SpringBoot, BootStrap, MongoDB.
  • Bachelor in Computer Science or equivalent.
  • Ability to write code that performs at scale.
  • Strong debugging and troubleshooting experience.
  • Front end development skills in website and web app designs.
  • Experience in Linux platform.
  • Knowledge on chain code development using NodeJS or golang.

Preferred Knowledge a Plus

  • Experience/understanding on Blockchain technologies like Hyperledger Fabric.
  • Knowledge on Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) Smart Contract.
  • Knowledge on Fabric Node SDK API.

Ref: DFI/AIMS/BC-001

Wanted Bloackchain Consultant with hands on experience in Hyperledger

– Blockchain experience is REQUIRED
– C, C++, C#
– .NET technologies
– JavaScript, ECMAScript, TypeScript, Angular.js, node.js
– Other blockchain experience such as Solidity, Chaincode, Rholang, Segregated Witness (Segwit), Stratis, Hyperledger, decentralized applications (Dapp)
– Go, Python, JavaSo, if you are a talented Software Developer with blockchain experience

Ref: DFI/AIMS/DV-003

Title: Sr .Net Developer

Location: Farmington Hills, MI

Duration: Full time

Contract Interview: In Person Must be Local  

Job Description: 6 years of senior level .net development experience.

Experience with ADA Section 508 accessibility software testing, such as JAWS reader software. Experience with web usability design standards.

Experience with load testing software.

Experience with Agile development life cycle

Lead developer experience large scale legacy system replacement is highly preferred

Bachelor in Computer Science or equivalent.

4 years of responsive design application development experience

6 years of experience developing systems with Microsoft SQL Server or Oracle

5 years of experience in developing reports with a report development tool.

Ability to work under pressure and tight timelines and diagnose and resolve complex problems quickly in a team environment

Good oral and written communication skills, with ability to organize and present information to both IT and client staff Ability to prepare project communications

C# and MVC

Experience with asp, .net, Visual Studio, Internet Information Services, CSS, MVC, and JavaScript is highly preferred