Monsanto Data Science Intern in ST. LOUIS, Missouri

We are seeking a motivated Data Science Intern. This position will be located in Chesterfield, Missouri, reporting to our Lead Statistician and our Predictive Analytics Project Lead.

The intern will join our thriving data science community to play a role in shaping the future of agriculture, data science and biotechnology. Work with cutting-edge analytics tools to solve challenging problems intersecting a wide variety of domains such as agronomy, genomics, plant breeding, operations research and field trials. Engage with business stakeholders to identify innovative solutions through application of statistical analyses, data visualization, machine learning based predictive modeling, and graph analyses.

The dates for this summer internship are May 13 - August 2 of 2019.

Required Skills/Experiences:

  • Current enrollment as a Ph.D. or Masters student in a quantitative field (e.g. computational biology, chemistry, physics, statistics or computer science)

  • 3.0 or above cumulative GPA

  • Strong skills in machine and/or deep learning algorithms, data cleaning, feature extraction and generation

  • Demonstrated computational skills and experience with R

Desired Skills/Experiences:

  • Previous experience in computer vision and/or image analytics preferred

  • Familiarity with git for version control, reproducible analyses, and code packaging

  • Experience with using complex, large-scale data in predictive analytics applications

Bayer successfully completed the acquisition of Monsanto in June 2018, bringing together Monsanto’s leadership in seeds and plant traits with Bayer’s leadership in chemical and biological crop protection. By joining forces, we will create even more extensive career opportunities for talent around the world. We’re a global team working to shape agriculture through breakthrough innovation that will benefit farmers, consumers, and our planet.

While we are now Bayer, we will continue to hire using separate career sites until we can integrate our career platforms. We invite you to explore the career opportunities available at the combined company by visiting

Organization: US Biotech-API- Data Science and Analyti51192425_

Title: Data Science Intern

Location: North America-USA-Missouri-St. Louis

Requisition ID: 01SE7

Job: Research & Development

Schedule: Full-time

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