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Data Scientist (Agrigenomics)- Netherlands

Netherlands   •  Negotiable  •  Permanent, Full time

Data Scientist (Agrigenomics)- Netherlands

A fantastic new opportunity has just become available for a Data Scientist to work with a leading global Biotech, specialising in the development of cutting edge (non-GM) technologies to improve crop yield & quality. Using your background in quantitative Genetics, you will strengthen an already experienced computational team, as they look to apply statistical and machine learning approaches to field trial data. This is a unique opportunity to join a company who are providing real world solutions and who are passionate about the work they're involved with. They are a world renowned, international team based in the Netherlands, where English is the main spoken language!

The ideal Data Scientist should have:

-A PhD in Quantitative Genetics, Breeding or a related discipline (Equivalent, work experience in Plant Breeding also considered)
-Proven background in applying statistical approaches and Machine Learning Techniques
-Experience in the analysis of Field Trial Data, GWAS & Genomics Selection
-Ideally, you should have a knowledge of polyploid crop Genetics
-Strong programming experience in R, C++ or Python

On Offer:

For the successful Data Scientist, this is a brilliant opportunity to progress your career in the growing field of Agrigenomics - offering solutions to the mounting problems of feeding global populations! You can expect a competitive salary

Key words: Agri-genomics, Plant science, Crop science, Data Science, Bioinformatics, Algorithm, Machien Learning

Paramount Recruitment Limited provides services as an agency and an employment business. We regularly have similar roles in this area. Please see our website for details or send your CV in to us to find out the latest opportunities.

You MUST be eligible to work in Netherlands. Learn more

  • Agency: Paramount Recruitment
  • Posted: 14th March 2018
  • Expires: 11th April 2018
  • Reference: DS-AG