Data Scientist

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Data Scientist

Position Overveiw:

The Data Scientist will play a key role in delivering innovative scientific breakthroughs by applying predictive analytics, operations research, and statistics to product recommendations. You will work side closely with interdisciplinary scientists and stakeholders to predict product performance, while developing novel analytical models and best practices for complex data analyses

What you will do:

  1. Design and prototype models with artificial intelligence, optimization, and statistics in order to solve challenging analytics problems influencing farmer decisions
  2. Collaborate with engineers to automate analytical models and deliver value at scale
  3. Conduct scientific presentations regularly  with leadership team
  4. Collaborate with engineering teams to support product launch in FieldViewTM

Basic Qualifications:

  1. PhD or Masters in Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Engineering, or a related discipline
  2. at Least one year research experience with applying quantitative research (e.g. artificial intelligence or operations research) in solving real world problems
  3. At least one year experience with Python
  4. Ability to communicate complex ideas in a clear precise and actionable manner
  5. Ability to execute or propose and execute an analytics plan by collaborating with colleagues in as well as outside the team

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Ability to solve complicated problems by decomposing the problem and gradually demonstrating progess
  2. Demonstrated industrial experience of applying artificial intelligence, optimization and/or statistics to drive key decisions
  3. Familiarity with operations research, CPLEX and solving integer problems
  4. Experience with basic machine learning techniques, statistics and mixed models, as well as with R or other programing languages