Bayer Senior Scientist - Breeding Statistics in West Sacramento, CA, California
Your tasks and responsibilities
The primary responsibilities of this role, as a Senior Scientist – Breeding Statistics, are to:
• Participates as a scientific leader and team member in The West Sacramento Vegetable Seeds community, by professional interaction with other Bayer colleagues, Collaboration with academia, and participation in Professional Biostatistics Community; • Support internal clients with design and analysis of experiments and breeding practices; • Implement data analysis based breeding technologies that fulfill the needs of internal clients and are accepted by clients and stakeholders; • Define, execute and manage projects that include external providers; • Scout for new and improved breeding statistics approaches, applications and collaborations; • Work independently along the group strategy to which you also actively contribute; • Align developments with systems and practices existing in Bayer; • Actively interact with other Bayer US statistics groups; • Prepared to manage and supervise statistics activities in West Sacramento Vegetable Seeds; • Mentors peers/colleagues in areas of expertise.
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:
• PhD with 4 years relevant experience OR MS with 8 years relevant experience, OR BS with 10 years relevant experience; • Extensive experience in using the R-programming language; • Solid network within the community of breeding statistics; • Excellent project management; • Excellent intercultural communication skills.
• PhD in Statistics for Plant Breeding; • Two years of Postdoctoral experience and five years of relevant working experience.
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 Minorities / Females / Protected Veterans / Disabled
Location:CA-West Sacramento, CA