At CubicFarms we believe in the power of
technology to feed a changing world. We actively seek talented people who want
to make a difference in the ag-tech space by bringing creative ideas to life
and leaving an imprint in a healthier, more sustainable world. If you are enthusiastic
about joining a dynamic and innovative company on the leading edge of the
ag-tech revolution, we invite you to apply!
is an ag-tech company providing automated growing systems for fresh produce and
nutritious livestock feed. CubicFarms offers turnkey, commercial scale,
hydroponic, automated controlled environment growing systems that can grow
predictably and sustainably for 12 months of the year virtually anywhere on
earth. The company has sold and installed systems in Canada and internationally
and continues to grow a global pipeline of prospective customers. Visit us at www.cubicfarms.com.
THE ROLE: DIRECTOR OF MODULE
We are seeking an experienced, results
driven, customer service focused Director of Module Commercialization to join
our team! Reporting to the Chief Technology Officer, you will be a key member
of the Product & Technology team responsible for overseeing the Engineering
& Design, Production, Installation & Commission and Quality Control
functions for the company.
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
· 10+ years’ experience in
operations/engineering/technology leadership position with a strong track
record of customer service and leading teams through change
· Strong track record of driving results and
change process to improve performance, creating a culture of accountability
within a values-based organization.
· Strong track record of delivering high quality
product to market from early prototype stage to commercialization.
· Bachelor’s degree in
business/operations/engineering or equivalent
· Project Management Certification and Lean
Manufacturing Certificates are considered assets.
· Experience and understanding of the integration
of technology across hardware and software.
· Proven track record of collaborating across
multiple divisions with diverse areas of expertise.
· Experience with developing a comprehensive
product strategy aligning to business goals and customer requirements.
THE IDEAL CANDIDATE WILL POSSESS:
with Lean Manufacturing principles
experience in outsourced models for manufacturer & global fulfillment
must be highly analytical with structured thinking process.
ability to work on multiple work streams and manage projects while fostering cross-functional team relationships in a collaborative work
communication skills with extensive experience in cost negotiations.
the Engineering & Design, Production, Installation & Commission and
Quality Control functions
the highest quality standards in both construction and output of our growing
equipment purchases and identify outsourcing opportunities to support the
with CTO to develop a hardware product road map that is integrated with Product
& Technology Group
and define KPIs for group delivering regular progress updates to CTO.
manufacturing supply chain globally.
progress against strategic goals and product rationalization objectives and
guide the process to evolve plans as appropriate.
with Data Science team to advance the use of data for internal and external
with finance to review and improve COGS and model returns of various investment
- Continuously partner with key
stakeholders to drive annual cost reductions and improvements to COGS that meet
with R&D in the development of new and existing products
the installation, testing, operation, maintenance, and repair of facilities and
equipment, ensuring they are executed to the highest quality.
evaluate, and confirm product design and changes.
assign, direct, and evaluate employees.
and implement policies, standards, and procedures for the engineering and technical
work performed in the organization.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
CubicFarms is an equal
opportunity employer is committed to building a team that represents a variety
of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. We encourage applications from all
qualified and enthusiastic candidates. CubicFarms is a growing organization in
an emerging industry that will provide the right candidate with significant
potential for advancement in the ag-tech space.