Predictive Analytics Data Science Intern – #01RWW
If you love developing innovative, cutting-edge technologies that create breakthrough products, you???ll want to check out this exciting Data Scientist internship opportunity at Monsanto. Produce more. Conserve more. Improve lives. That???s Monsanto???s vision for a better world. Achieving this vision requires inspiration, innovation, and a passion for applying state-of-the-art technology to revolutionize agriculture. We are seeking an exceptionally talented graduate-level student with these core qualities for a paid 3-month internship in our Nursery Solutions team within the Plant Breeding Trait & Product Delivery Organization. The position will be based in St. Louis at our corporate headquarters. In this role, as a Predictive Analytics Data Scientist you will play a key role in delivering innovative scientific breakthroughs by develop methodologies of predictive modeling of phenomics and production data to drive decisions that are critical to Monsanto products??? success. You will learn the decision-making process in Monsanto???s product pipeline, to gain experience of implementing predictive analytics model in the Ag industry. As part of our diverse, highly dynamic group, you will be exposed to exciting research challenges and will have ample opportunity to work with interdisciplinary scientists to foster career growth and development while delivering innovative analytical solutions. Upon completion of the program, you???ll present your findings to an audience of peers and senior management. End of summer presentations are hosted at a designated Monsanto site, where students network with scientists and learn more about future career opportunities at Monsanto. Dates for this internship are May-August of 2019Qualifications:Required:Candidates must be currently enrolled in a Masters or PhD degree program in Statistics, Operations Research, Computational Biology, Biostatics, Statistical Genetics, Bioinformatics or a related fieldThorough knowledge of machine learning and data miningDemonstrated computational skills and experience with R, Python, MATLAB, Java or other programming packages Creative, proactive, bold and out-of-box thinking Strong problem solving and critical thinking skills Strong business aptitude, the ability to rapidly learn new problem domains, and become conversant in the domain with subject matter expertsAbility to communicate complex ideas in a clear, precise and actionable manner Detail and results-orientated with the ability to work independentlyAbility to actively engage with internal partners & external collaborators to align strategies & success measures in analyticsApply for this job.