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Other denominations

Agronomic engineer, Agro-technology application technician

Description

An agronomist is the professional who uses electronics, IT and telecommunications to develop applications in agriculture, stockbreeding, fishing and aquaculture that allow for the optimisation of existing resources, whether they are natural (automated resources, solar power for agricultural concerns and ranchers), as well as economics (software for the profitability of cultivations, management of greenhouses and crops and the automatisation of animal feeding processes, etc.). This is the discipline referred to as Agricultural Technologies.

Tasks

  • Designs, selects and adequately uses digital, analogical or mixed equipment in the field of the electronics, IT and telecommunications that can be applied to agriculture, stockbreeding, fishing or aquaculture (primary production sector).
  • Develops applications with the assistance of instruments provided by electronics, robotics and IT that allow variables to be controlled and actions to be carried out to improve the performance and quality of the product.
  • Create devices applicable to machinery (tractors, pickers, etc.) or facilities (greenhouses, farms, fish farms, etc.) that allow designed actions to be carried out.
  • Interpret data information and work with them so that they can be an useful instrument in decision making.
  • Manufacture prototypes and carry out appropriate testing and modifications.
  • Solve customer enquires and take decisions using the data extracted from these instruments.
  • Formulate, set out and provide policies for the acquisition of specialised electronic equipment.
  • Carry out the maintenance of electronic equipments, used for specific purposes.
  • Participate in research projects and programmes.

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