Corteva Agriscience, Agriculture Divisionof DowDuPont is seeking a Remote Sensing Data Scientist to join ourglobal Data Science and Informatics group working on predictive analytics fordigital agriculture. If you are interested in analyzing one of the largestcollections of farm data; optimizing management practices for one of thelargest farming operations; or developing analytical solutions that will enablenext generation of genetics/crop-protection/farm-management-practices formillions of farm-acres across the globe, our opening for Remote Sensing DataScientist is your opportunity.
At Corteva Agriscience, you'll become part of aninterdisciplinary, global work environment in which you will operate asremote sensing data scientist who will collaborate with senior data scientiststo deploy state-of-the-art methods in remote sensing, data science andartificial intelligence to mine critical problems spanning multiple segments ofthe organization. Your strong technical background in machine/deep learning,statistics, data manipulation and visualization, will enable you to gaininsights from a wide array of structured and unstructured datasets. Youwill play a major role by expediting & driving innovation in agriculturetechnology.
Working closely with data scientists, data engineers,researchers and business collaborators across the organization, you willdevelop and deploy sophisticated end-to-end solutions on a wide range ofproblems in digital agriculture. This will require excellent interpersonalcommunication skills and an aptitude for building networks, within and outsidethe company.
PhD or MSc in a quantitative data science discipline
2+ years of work experience post MSc.
Good understanding of remote sensing fundamentals, data science algorithms & statistics.
Experience in the implementing and optimizing machine-learning algorithms.
Experience in dealing with large scale spatio-temporal data, preferably on a cloud or high-performance computing environment.
Expert programming skills in Python, R and C/C++ with the ability to quickly create prototype solutions on Unix / Linux / Cloud platforms using open source tooling and libraries as necessary.
Experience with deploying prototype solutions on Google Earth Engine will be preferred
Excellent interpersonal, verbal and communication skills and a can-do attitude with the ability to thrive in a fast-paced dynamic environment.
Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills with the ability to work as part of a global team and, at times, independently while appropriately prioritizing tasks.
We are excited to announcethat Corteva Agriscience is the name of the new Agriculture Divisionof DowDuPont. We are bringing together DuPont Crop Protection, DuPontPioneer and DowAgroSciences to create a market-shaping, standaloneagriculture company with leading positions in seed technologies, cropprotection and digital agriculture. We will work across the global agriculturevalue chain to create a more efficient food system.
At Corteva Agriscience,we seek to enrich the lives of those who produce and those who consume. Thismeans we will help rejuvenate the agricultural ecosystem to support people andthe planet and to ensure progress for generations to come.