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Senior Full Stack Developer

Rantizo is a venture-backed agtech startup based in Iowa City, IA that uses UAVs to apply needed chemicals, seeds and other inputs for agriculture.  Rantizo operates in over a dozen states.

We are hiring a Senior Full Stack Developer to continue the development of a mobile app and web portal that will serve our network of aerial applicators and their farmer customers.  The system is responsible for job scheduling, resource management, time keeping, billing, payments, and more.

A strong candidate will have a track record of success architecting and implementing full technology stacks making heavy use of leading-edge backend-as-a-service technologies.  The candidate will produce code to implement an existing professionally developed UI/UX design and continuously strive to balance code development speed, quality, and maintainability.  The candidate will collaborate with a Chief Technology Officer with a strong software development, UX, and customer needs analysis background.

Rantizo is a leader in aerial drone applications, has received numerous start-up accolades and media coverage from Forbes and 60 Minutes, and is the first company:

  • Certified in multiple states to Fly & Apply®
  • Permitted by the FAA for multiple drone swarms
  • To pollinate corn by drone.


  • Technical Architecture
    • Architect a technology stack with focus on…
      • Leading edge backend-as-a-service technologies
      • Security
      • Maintainability
      • Interoperability with partner systems
      • Balance of speed and quality
    • Construct data model
  • Mobile App / Web Portal
    • Produce code to implement an existing professionally developed UI/UX design
    • Collaborate directly with UI/UX designer in a lean and agile workflow
    • Create responsive UI
    • Experience with the following technologies is valued:
      • Frameworks: Flutter, React Native, Angular, Node.js
      • Services: Cloud Firestore, Cloud Functions, Cloud Storage, MongoDB
      • Monitoring: Crashlytics, Prometheus
      • Virtualization: App Engine, Docker, Kubernetes
  • Deployment
    • Lead the system go-live
    • Manage deployment of updates
    • Prioritize and manage defect queue generated by the support team


  • 8+ years of software engineering experience
  • 2+ years of system architecture experience
  • 2+ years of senior software engineering experience
  • Strong communication and listening skills
  • Great attention to detail
  • Hunger for personal growth and passion for delivering highly effective solutions
  • Degree in computer science or relevant field
  • Any of the following are a decided advantage
    • Willing to relocate to Iowa City
    • Experience in agriculture
    • Experience with drones

To apply for this position, please send cover letter and resume to mike.schmitz@rantizo.com.