Genome Bioinformatics Intern – #01RWX
Monsanto is seeking a highly talented graduate student to join the Global Biotechnology organization in genomics and bioinformatics for a summer internship. This role is in Chesterfield, Missouri, which is one of the largest R&D centers of biotechnology in the world. This is an excellent opportunity to learn and apply genomics and bioinformatics techniques in an industry environment and to develop leads for a Ph.D. or postdoc project. As a Genome Bioinformatics Intern, you will be responsible for:Analysis of gene annotation and expression in crop genomesComparative analysis of crop genomesDevelopment of tools to make genomic data accessible to other scientistsComputational work within the AWS cloud environmentThe dates for this summer internship are May 13 – August 2 of 2019.Qualifications:Required:Pursing a graduate degree in Bioinformatics, Computational Biology, Biostatistics, computer science or related programProficiency in one or more scripting languages (R, Python or Perl) Experience analyzing sequencing data setsExcellent communication skillsMust be returning to continue or complete program of study following the summer internshipPreferred: Familiarity with Linux shell scripting in a cloud environmentPursing a Ph.D. in Bioinformatics, Computational Biology, Biostatistics, computer science or related programDomain knowledge in multiple sciences (e.g. bioinformatics, genomics, computer science)Apply for this job.