Statistics Scientist II, Vegetable Seeds

West Sacramento, CA, United States
Jun 14, 2018
Required Education
Position Type
Full time
Your tasks and responsibilities

The primary responsibilities of this role, Statistics Scientist II, Vegetable Seeds, are to:

  • Conducts research and contributes to research projects, technologies, publications, intellectual property, or trade secrets;
  • Designs, conducts & interprets complex experiments;
  • Develops and implements research and/or technology-driven proposals;
  • Primary author for scientific reports;
  • Effectively communicates research findings;
  • Assumes project leadership;
  • Applies defined scientific principles to solve complex scientific problems;
  • Exploits new developments from the scientific literature to aid in problem solving.

Who you are

Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values. More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:

Required Qualifications:

  • PhD with minimum of three years relevant experience or;
  • Master's of Science with minimum of five years relevant experience or;
  • Bachelor's of Science with minimum of seven years relevant experience;
  • Knowledge of biostatistics, data science, quantitative genetics, statistical genetics or genomics with applications in (plant) breeding or plant biology and the technologies used in the seed industry;
  • Experience in experimental design and statistical analysis for complex data with R (must), SAS or Python in Unix/Linux and related data science techniques;
  • Experience in collaborating with professionals from different cultural backgrounds;
  • Team player with strong communication, data presentation, visualization and interpretation skills;
  • Self-motivating individual with excellent interpersonal skills;
  • A network within the community of quantitative genetics / breeding statistics
  • Excellent project management skills;
  • Language skills: English (fluent) and Spanish (preferred).

Domestic Relocation assistance is offered for this position.

Your application

Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and you have the "Passion to Innovate" and the "Power to Change", we encourage you to apply now. Job postings will remain open for a minimum of ten business days and are subject to immediate closure thereafter without additional notice. To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.

Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans

Bayer is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s) using the contact information below.

Country: United States
Location: CA-West Sacramento