Data Scientist - Intermediate

St. Louis, MO

Post Date: 10/18/2017 Job ID: 136101 Job Category: Software Dev. - General/IT

Are you looking for a new and challenging opportunity? Do you have experience with data processing and statistical analysis? Technology Partners can help you make your next big career move a reality.

Technology Partners is currently seeking a talented person for a Data Scientist - Intermediate position.

What You Will Be Doing:

You will research, implement, calibrate and validate cropping system models underlying weather-driven grower support and risk management tools. You will drive understanding and selection of new products and model enhancements. You will also work closely with the agronomy community, product managers, and world-class engineers and mathematicians to deliver successful products on-time.

What We Are Looking For:

  • Advanced degree related to one or more of our areas of active research (e.g., agronomy, hydrology, crop science, soil science), or college degree and equivalent industry experience

  • Experience with data processing and statistical analysis using R, Matlab, Python, or similar

  • In-depth knowledge of at least one cropping system, as well as a broad understanding of the key drivers impacting agricultural outcomes (i.e. weather, soil processes, agricultural practices)

  • Experience in modeling crop growth, water, carbon and/or nitrogen cycling in agricultural ecosystems, and an ability to implement models or model components from scratch

  • Experience with agricultural datasets, data aggregation, assessment and reporting

  • Comfort with statistical analysis of experimental data

  • Familiarity with at least one major cropping system model is strongly preferred (e.g., WOFOST, EPIC, APSIM, CropSyst, DSSAT, DNDC, Century, SWAP, SWAT, HYDRUS)

If this position sounds like you, WE SHOULD TALK! We realize our people are our most valuable asset, that is why we offer the following benefits:

  • Health, Dental, and Vision insurance

  • 401(k) retirement plan

  • Long and Short-Term disability

  • Life insurance

  • Direct deposit

  • Referral program

Your better future is ready, and we want to put the right tools in your hands to get you there. Let's go!

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Technology Partners is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Technology Partners does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or any other characteristic protected by applicable state or federal civil rights laws.

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