North America (NA) Breeding Co-Op

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Job Title: North America (NA) Breeding Co-Op
Location: Arlington, WI, Midwest United States, USA
Company: Bayer
Industry Sector: Agribusiness
Industry Type: Plant & Soil Sciences, Seed & Biotechnology
Job Type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive
Job Description:






The primary responsibilities of this role, North America (NA) Breeding Co-Op, are to: 


  • Work alongside team members of the North America Field Testing and Operations (NAFTO) team, plant breeders and data scientists to carry out experimentation intended to drive process improvement in regards to timing of planting
  • Conduct digital and manual data collection to drive project objectives
  • Collaborate with plant breeders and data scientists to analyze data and craft proposals for implementation or further experimentation
  • Engage in day-to-day activities of a local field testing team, including seasonal small plot research activities and community engagement and team building activities
  • Attend personal development opportunities on or off-site including visits to St. Louis and other sites in and outside of NAFTO near your location




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:


  • Enrolled in a Bachelor’s or Master's degree program in Agriculture, Business Operations, Statistics, Data Science, Computational Biology or related discipline;
  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 /4.0;
  • Experience and passion for using data to generate insight and solve problems;
  • Creative, proactive, bold and out-of-box thinking;
  • Strong problem solving and critical thinking skills;
  • Demonstrated ability to innovate, collaborate and work effectively in fast-paced team-oriented environment;
  • Ability to communicate complex ideas in a clear, precise and actionable manner with both technical and non-technical audiences;
  • Ability to relocate for the duration of the co-op to the Arlington, WI area if necessary.

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.  

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.  
IMPORTANT NOTE for POTENTIAL US CANDIDATES: On September 9, 2021, President Biden announced a six point COVID-19 action plan. As follow up to the initial announcement, the government has shared more details about the federal contractor guidance, including that colleagues who work for businesses that perform certain federal contracts are required to be fully vaccinated by Dec. 8, 2021. As a federal contractor, Bayer must follow and implement the federal vaccination requirements. This requirement applies to all current and future Bayer employees working in Consumer Health, Pharmaceuticals and Enabling Functions supporting either of the divisions, effective 12/8/21. Currently, Crop Science (CS) colleagues, and Enabling Function colleagues who exclusively support Crop Science, are exempt from this requirement. Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer and it is our policy to provide reasonable accommodations to any qualified individual who because of a medical condition or sincerely held religious belief or practice receives an exemption from the vaccination requirement, provided that such accommodation would not result in an undue hardship for the company.  
Division: Crop Science   Reference Code 507185  
Functional Area: [[filter6]]   Location: Arlington
Employment Type: [[filter7]]  Position Grade: [[cust_subgrade]]  
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Job Post Date: 11/05/21
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