Full-time Positions

Do drop us an email to hr@archisen.com with your CV and cover letter if you are interested in this position. Please indicate your available start date.

Urban Farmer

As an urban farmer, you will be involved in planting, production, and housekeeping tasks in a clean and air-conditioned environment. You will be working closely in teams with other urban farmers, technicians, farm leaders and the farm manager to ensure smooth operations of the farm.

Please CC hr@commonwealthgreens.com in your email application for this position.

What we Expect from you?
  • Ensure the crops are growing strong and healthily
  • Perform planting processes such as seeding, transplanting, and harvesting
  • Production tasks such as vegetables processing and packing
  • Housekeeping activities to keep the farm dry, clean, and neat
  • Adhere to work standards and practices
  • Carry out any other duties assigned
Requirements
  • Passionate in agriculture and learning
  • Eager to contribute and grow together with a young startup Urban Farm
  • Driven individual and a good team player
  • Willing to work 8 hrs, 5.5 days a week
  • Physically fit, able to stand for long hours and performing lifting, bending, and pulling actions
Benefits
  • Shuttle bus to and from Lakeside MRT station

Software Engineer (Full-time/Intern)

This is an opportunity to be part of a unique software development team. We have a solid technology roadmap and a team of exceptional individuals. You will be given the opportunity to experiment while applying knowledge and skills taught in school in our lab and farms, while working directly with the managers, founders and collaborators.

What we Expect from you?
  • Assist in the development of websites/mobile applications
  • Designing page wireframes/layouts and custom graphics, formatting content, quality assurance testing, translating wireframes to web-apps to be used by our own staff
  • Improving current IoT infrastructure for our indoor farm
  • Working with external collaborators to integrate modules into our web-apps
  • Developing APIs for IoT components to interact with
Requirements
  • Diploma in relevant computing programmes
  • Must be able to work in a team environment
  • Must demonstrate good communications skills
  • Demonstrated skills in software design & development
  • Comfortable with Unix command line (eg Linux)
  • Some experience in NodeJS, MySQL, MongoDB, HTML
  • Working knowledge of JQuery, Bootstrap
Bonus
  • Working knowledge in Angular or React
  • Knowledge of Python, NoSQL, Git and Amazon Web Services S3, EC2
  • Basic Photoshop/ GIMP photo manipulation skills
  • Basic knowledge of Machine/Deep Learning (Tensorflow, Keras, etc)
  • Basic knowledge of Embedded Systems Programming
  • Basic knowledge of Networking (Port Forwarding, Static IPs, etc)
  • Basic understanding of Version Control, Git is preferred

Marketing Communications (Intern)

This role will be an integral part of the business development team and will work with other members of staff across the other departments. This position will be focused mainly on digital marketing efforts, with occasional offline marketing thrown in from time to time.

What we Expect from you?
  • Leverage social channels (Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn) to support the company’s user acquisition. engagement/ retention goals
  • Support channel strategies and content calendars for the company’s Facebook, Instagram, and LinkedIn pages.
  • Monitor and track the statistics of marketing activities and social media.
  • Work with a network of bloggers, KOLS in the property space to showcase and generate awareness.
  • Write and edit both internal and external marketing materials/communications such as product collaterals, presentations, website and social media contents and announcements.
  • Curate content, run campaigns targeted at lead generation and brand building
  • Keep current with marketing trends & innovations, communication techniques, and social media regulations.
Requirements
  • Passion in creating marketing and communications excellence.
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Excellent command of written and spoken English
  • Initiative, an eye for details and a team player.
  • Soft skill in managing internal and external contacts.
  • Resourceful, flexible and responsive in dealing with people.
  • Ability to work under pressure, short deadlines and extra hours if needed on assignments.
Benefits
  • Mentorship opportunity under an interdisciplinary team of crop scientists, engineers & business development executives
  • Exposure to the indoor, high-tech farming landscape

Food Technologist (Intern)

As a member of the crop science team, you will play a critical role in the post-harvest process in keeping our produce fresh and food safe. In addition to performing crop science experiments, your specialisation role begins after the harvesting of crops – shelf life evaluation and auditing, food packaging analysis, sensory evaluation, waste valorisation and new product development. It is important that you work well with a team and are comfortable working closely with farm engineers, farm managers and business development executives.

What we Expect from you?
  • Design and conduct experiments to determine the effects of growing conditions on plant growth and expand crop recipes for our partner farms
  • Test the properties of fresh produce, e.g. shelf life, packaging, sensory evaluation, and translate parameters into business insights
  • Conduct evaluation tests on new post-harvest technology, e.g. new (sustainable) food packaging, novel food products using our crops, waste valorisation
  • Perform farm operations (seeding, transplanting, harvesting), basic lab operations (sampling and analysis), and managing laboratory
  • Provide consultancy and auditing services to our partner farms
Requirements
  • At least 6 months of internship period
  • Knowledge in food technology or food science
  • Basic understanding of current packaging technologies, especially in fresh vegetable produce
  • Prior experience in horticulture not required, but must be keen to learn on the job
  • Humble team-player who is enthusiastic, keen to learn & hard-working
  • Resourceful, flexible and responsive in dealing with people.
  • Bonus Requirements:
  • Research experience
  • Experience working in a food production, food supply chain, and food service industry
  • Variety in experiences, e.g. internships, competitions, CCA in different fields
Benefits
  • Contribute to Singapore’s food security and safety
  • Mentorship opportunity under an interdisciplinary team of crop scientists, engineers & business development executives
  • Exposure to the indoor, high-tech farming landscape
  • Free shuttle bus rides between Lakeside MRT & the office

Crop Scientist (Intern)

As a member of the crop science team, you will play a critical role in the R&D to expand crop variety, and improve yield and quality of our crops. Your tasks will be to conduct literature review, design and implement experiments, collect and analyse data to constantly challenge assumptions and push the limits of current performance. It is important that you work well with a team and are comfortable working closely with farm engineers, farm managers and business development executives.

What we Expect from you?
  • Explore new ideas to improve crop quality and yield through literature review and other resources
  • Design and conduct experiments to determine the effects of growing conditions on plant growth and expand crop recipes for our partner farms
  • Monitor, investigate and identify problems with plant growth in the lab as well as the farm
  • Perform farm operations (seeding, transplanting, harvesting), basic lab operations (sampling and analysis), and managing laboratory
  • Provide consultancy and auditing services to our partner farms
Requirements
  • At least 6 months of internship period
  • Knowledge in life science or physical science
  • Able to research on new information including literature review, design experiments, solve problems using scientific methods
  • Prior experience in horticulture not required, but must be keen to learn on the job
  • Humble team-player who is enthusiastic, keen to learn & hard-working
  • Bonus Requirements:
  • Research experience
  • Knowledge in plant physiology, plant pathology or experiments on plants
  • Variety in experiences, e.g. internships, competitions, CCA in different fields
Benefits
  • Contribute to Singapore’s food security and safety
  • Mentorship opportunity under an interdisciplinary team of crop scientists, engineers & business development executives
  • Exposure to the indoor, high-tech farming landscape
  • Free shuttle bus rides between Lakeside MRT & the office

Farm Engineer [Mechanical] (Intern)

As a member of the engineering team, you will collaborate with engineers and scientists to develop systems that will revolutionise agriculture. Your task will be to design, evaluate, and improve the process flow of innovative systems developed to automate various farm operations. This is a highly creative role and you will be intimately involved with the engineers in all stages of product realisation from concept, design, and prototyping to building, testing and maintenance of these systems.

What we Expect from you?
  • System integration, testing and troubleshooting
  • Presenting designs to management
  • Provide technical and engineering services for farm operations
  • Keeps equipment operational by coordinating maintenance services; following manufacturer's instructions and established procedures
  • Maintaining and modifying equipment to ensure that it is safe, reliable and efficient
Requirements
  • Basic knowledge of engineering materials
  • Familiar with CAD software
  • Able to read and understand components specifications
  • Functional comprehension of mechanical engineering drawings, piping schematics, operations and maintenance manuals
  • Be able to analyze, diagnose a problem and provide an effective solution
  • Demonstrated ability to be a self-started and independent thinker
  • Good analytical, interpersonal, and communication skills
  • Bonus Requirements:
  • Experience with mechanical design
  • Experience with arduino products
  • Experience with hydroponics/aquaponics
  • Hands-on experience with power tools
Benefits
  • Contribute to Singapore’s food security and safety
  • Mentorship opportunity under an interdisciplinary team of crop scientists, engineers & business development executives
  • Exposure to the indoor, high-tech farming landscape
  • Free shuttle bus rides between Lakeside MRT & the office

Farm Engineer [Electrical] (Intern)

As a member of the engineering team, you will collaborate with engineers and scientists to develop systems that will revolutionise agriculture. Your task will be to design, evaluate, and improve the process flow of innovative systems developed to automate various farm operations. This is a highly creative role and you will be intimately involved with the engineers in all stages of product realisation from concept, design, and prototyping to building, testing and maintenance of these systems.

What we Expect from you?
  • System integration, testing and troubleshooting
  • Design and development of systems
  • Evaluates electrical systems, products, components, and applications
  • Provide technical and engineering services for farm operations
  • Assist in providing technical support
  • Keeps equipment operational by coordinating maintenance services; following manufacturer's instructions and established procedures
  • Liaison with contractors/vendors/suppliers
  • Writing reports and documentation
  • Carry out duties as assigned by supervisor/management
Requirements
  • Basic knowledge of electircal systems
  • Functional comprehension of electrical engineering drawings, electrical schematics, operations and maintenance manuals
  • Understanding of power/load analysis
  • Able to read components specifications
  • Be able to analyze, diagnose a problem and provide an effective solution
  • Demonstrated ability to be a self-started and independent thinker
  • Good analytical, interpersonal, and communication skills
  • Bonus Requirements:
  • Experience with electrical design
  • Experience with arduino products
  • Experience with hydroponics/aquaponics
  • Hands-on experience with power tools and electronic equipment such as soldering etc.
Benefits
  • Contribute to Singapore’s food security and safety
  • Mentorship opportunity under an interdisciplinary team of crop scientists, engineers & business development executives
  • Exposure to the indoor, high-tech farming landscape
  • Free shuttle bus rides between Lakeside MRT & the office

Systems Engineer [IoT/Robotics/Automation] (Full-time)

As a member of the engineering team, you will collaborate with engineers and scientists to develop systems that will revolutionise agriculture. Your task will be to design, evaluate, and integrate automation solutions into current innovative systems developed to automate various farm operations. This role has the opportunity to improve process, integrate new systems and project management. This new position for Systems Engineer is to further enhance and develop a novel farming system that integrate collaborative systems to improve operation efficiency and farm performance. This position requires the engineer to have sound knowledge of electronics and ROS software in order to perform in his/her role.

What we Expect from you?
  • System integration, testing and troubleshooting
  • Maintaining and modifying equipment to ensure safety, reliability and efficiency
  • Monitor and test application performance for potential bottlenecks, identify possible solutions, and work with developers to implement those fixes
  • Provide technical and engineering services for farm operations
  • Formulate specifications on delivery platforms for embedded systems
  • Generate design specification and test cases and/or scripts
  • Develop project documentation
  • Develop understanding of hardware schematics and datasheets
  • Presenting system designs to management
  • Provide technical and engineering services
  • Test software and hardware interactions from prototype to manufacturing release
  • Manage and monitor all infrastructure and system installations, including configurations, testing, and maintenance
  • Define innovative approaches to embedded systems development and integration of security aspects
  • Works with a team and is proficient in programing languages required by the organisation
Requirements
  • Degree in Electrical/Electronics/Software Engineering
  • Minimum 10 years working experience in Automation/Software or related field
  • Functional comprehension of industrial engineering drawings, operations and maintenance manuals
  • Knowledge of communications platforms: Ethernet/IP, DeviceNet, etc is a strong plus.
  • Experience participating in solution configurations/overall architecture design and the creation of PoCs to meet customer requirements.
  • Experience with design and development is desirable.
  • Demonstrated ability to be a self-starter and independent thinker
  • Excellent analytical, interpersonal, and communication skills
Benefits
  • Contribute to Singapore’s food security and safety
  • Mentorship opportunity under an interdisciplinary team of crop scientists, engineers & business development executives
  • Exposure to the indoor, high-tech farming landscape
  • Free shuttle bus rides between Lakeside MRT & the office