Data Scientist Opportunities
DuPontPioneer is aggressively building Data and Analytics capabilitiesin order to deliver improved services to our customers. We seek a strong Data Scientist with a background in math, statistics, programming, machine learningand data mining to join our team. This is a critical position with thepotential to make immediate, significant impacts on our business. Thesuccessful candidate will have a data mining and machine learning background,and experience validating models against experimental data. Individuals whohave a natural curiosity, a desire to solve problems, and a passion forscientific investigation are encouraged to apply: We are looking for bright anddriven individuals who enjoy tackling tough research problems in creative ways. Job Duties/Responsibilities: Develop
quality code and apply machine learning, statistical models and other
computational approaches to extract insights from large proprietary agronomic
and identify datasets with the potential to address customer needs. Identify,
implement, and present results of research on novel ways machine learning
approaches can improve decisions, add value to products and services, and
contribute to the advancement of ideas into the marketplace.
collaboratively with a team of data scientist/engineers to identify
business problems, provide data-driven solutions and provide production-level
products which directly impact our customer???s field management decisions. Conduct
independent research, extend or improve in-house algorithms and
identify/propose new data sources to improve predictive capabilities.UpholdDuPont Core Values at all times.Qualifications:Educational Qualifications: PhDin Computer Science, Engineering, Statistics, Physics or a related field and2 to 4 years of relevant, post-graduate work experience or demonstrated equivalentwork experience is required. Competencies & Experience Desired: Outstanding
analytical and problem solving skills are essential.
in machine learning, data mining, statistical methodology and demonstrated
experience using these techniques to solve research problems.
ability to independently deliver end-to-end analytic solutions by asking
the right questions, identifying necessary data sources, building
predictive models, and producing actionable results. Proficiency
in at least one scripting language, such as Python or Perl as well as proficiency
in at least one general purpose object-oriented programming language such
as C++, Java or C#. Proficiency
utilizing scientific and high performance math libraries to translate data
science ideas into working code solutions that can be migrated into
production systems. Experience
with Relational and NoSQL databases and Amazon Web Services is a plus. Experience
with web crawling or utilizing web services to facilitate data collection
is a plus.
ability to foster a collaborative environment where diversity and
inclusion are valued. Be able to work in a team setting and have the ability
to lead teams to complete complex projects on time and in budget.
communication skills, both verbal and written.Familiaritywith farming and/or agriculture strongly preferred, but not required.Please Note that by providing your resume to this posting that you are not applying for any specific position at DuPont, and will not receive ongoing communication regarding your submittal. We are glad to accept your resume, however, in order for you to be considered an applicant for a specific position; you will need to apply directly to that opening.