Data Scientist -- Operations Research
Produce more. Conserve more. Improve lives. That’s Monsanto’s vision for a better world. Achieving this vision requires inspiration, innovation, and a passion for applying state-of-the-art technology to revolutionize agriculture. We are seeking an exceptionally talented individual with these core qualities to become an integral part of our modeling & Analytics team within the Plant Breeding Trait & Product Delivery Organization. The position will be based in St. Louis at our corporate headquarters.
In this role, the successful candidate will use advanced mathematical models, operations research techniques, simulation and strong business acumen to deliver insight, recommendations and solutions to optimize our production plans and improve probability of success of Monsanto’s traited products. You’ll help drive decisions that optimize total cost, lead time and inventory on strategic and tactical, and more opportunistic levels. You will present compelling, validated stories to all levels of organization, including peers, senior management and internal customers to drive both strategic and operational changes in business.
As part of our diverse, highly dynamic group, you will be exposed to exciting operations research challenges and will have ample opportunity to work with interdisciplinary scientists to foster career growth and development while delivering innovative analytical solutions.