Randstad Applied Statistician Senior in Saint Louis, Missouri

Applied Statistician Senior

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job details:

  • location:Saint Louis, MO

  • salary:$42 - $49 per hour

  • date posted:Thursday, August 10, 2017

  • job type:Temporary

  • reference:S_557454

  • questions:Suzanne.Hollnagel@randstadusa.com314-682-3950

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description

Randstad in partnership with a leading biotechnology company located in St. Louis, MO, is now hiring for a senior level Applied Statistician. If you are the selected candidate for this role, you will work with our client in the development of technology that enables farmers to grow more crops by applying biotechnology, genomics and molecular breeding technology to herbicides and seeds.

As the selected candidate for this opportunity, you will provide statistical support to a Grower Insights team on the assessment of environments and agronomic practices (e.g., row spacing, density, planter types) critical to the assessment of our client's products success in the marketplace. You will actively collaborate with clients to design field experiments to test various farming practices and communicate findings to broad audiences.

Randstad has been in business since 1960, and is the 2nd largest staffing firm in the world with a presence in 39 countries. Our team is a part of Randstad's Corporate Services. We have worked with our client for over 30 years! During this time, we have developed a proven track record for placing top talent into roles that offer opportunities for both career growth and success. Randstad offer both competitive pay and benefits for this opportunity.

Qualified candidates should submit a resume to suzanne.hollnagel@randstadusa.com. There is no relocation cost reimbursement available for the role.

Working hours: 40 hours week/ Monday - Friday

Skills:

Required qualification/experience/skills:

--Master's or PhD degree required with emphasis in Mathematics, Statistics, Engineering or Computation Biology

--2+ years of working knowledge of basic statistical modeling approaches (ANOVA, regression, classification, sample size calculations)

--Strong programming experience in R

--Experience presenting with PowerPoint

--Good communication skills

Desired qualification/experience/skills:

--Experience with SAS/SPSS/Matlab

--Familiarity with farming equipment, e.g., planters and combines.

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