Data Science Technical Lead – #01GV6
Data Science Technical Lead for St. Louis, MO to lead discussions & support decisions related to predictive, prescriptive & geospatial analytics for research collaborations; develop digital products using big data & analytics platforms; design data analytic & research strategies; evaluate analytic results & ensure data quality; develop mathematical & statistical models & deploy models in a production environment; document & publish scientific findings; establish technical review processes for reports & publications; communicate progress & results to stakeholders; ensure development & performance of direct reports; engage in cross-functional project management; coach & mentor junior data scientists. Qualifications:Requires Ph.D. in Mathematics, Statistics, C.S., Bioinformatics, Environmental Science or closely-related field & 4 yrs experience building predictive, prescriptive & stochastic models; performing data mining & curating, including working with data extraction, transformation & loading; designing experimental, data control & statistical object-oriented data analysis methods; developing analytic models using version control systems; analyzing, building & presenting complex data structures using networks, trees, Bayesian decision-making & Bayesian hierarchical modeling; applying machine-learning & optimization algorithms, including regression, SVM, pattern search & genetic algorithms; using stochastic simulation techniques; modeling mathematical & statistical algorithms using Matlab, R and/or Python; performing Bayesian parameter estimation, model comparison & evaluation; analyzing agricultural, geospatial or biological data; conducting hypothesis testing & error analysis; communicating analyses & advanced algorithms to scientists; managing & tracking technical projects. Must also have at least three first-author, peer-reviewed publications in Mathematics, Statistics, C.S., Bioinformatics, Environmental Science or closely-related field. Up to 25% US & int???l travel req???d. Mail resume to Jill Martin, Monsanto Company, 800 N. Lindbergh Blvd. E1NH, St. Louis, MO 63167.Apply for this job.