Monsanto Predictive Analytics Data Science Intern in ST. LOUIS, Missouri

The Plant Breeding Trait & Product Delivery Organization is seeking a motivated Predictive Analytics Data Science Intern. This position will be located in Chesterfield, Missouri, reporting to our Agronomy and Automation Strategy Lead.

This internship will play a key role in delivering innovative scientific breakthroughs. 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.

Dates for this internship are May-August of 2019.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Learn the decision-making process in our product pipeline

  • Develop methodologies of predictive modeling of phenomics and production data to drive decisions that are critical to our products’ success

  • Present findings to an audience of peers and senior management

Required Skills/Experience:

  • 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 field

  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above

  • Thorough knowledge of machine learning and data mining

  • Demonstrated 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 experts

  • Ability to communicate complex ideas in a clear, precise and actionable manner

  • Detail and results-orientated with the ability to work independently

  • Ability to actively engage with internal partners & external collaborators to align strategies & success measures in analytics

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: GLB Breeding - TPD Mgmt51180393_

Title: Predictive Analytics Data Science Intern

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

Requisition ID: 01RWW

Job: Research & Development

Schedule: Full-time

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