Randstad Scientific Logistics Analyst in Saint Louis, Missouri

Scientific Logistics Analyst

job details:

  • location:Saint Louis, MO

  • salary:$18 - $23 per hour

  • date posted:Thursday, June 28, 2018

  • experience:Entry Level

  • job type:Temporary

  • reference:S_658018

  • questions:andrea.rayburn@randstadusa.com314-682-3950

job description

Scientific Logistics Analyst

Randstad is seeking a highly motivated entry level professional for an exciting opportunity to gain experience with our client, who is a global leader in the field of agriculture and biotchnology! In this role you will be embedded among research and development (R&D) scientists and create marker projects, data queries/ analyses, summaries, and maintaining/updating SOPs.


Coordinating data to support our inbred pipeline from breeding programs to the lab and other key stakeholders. A desire for operational research and data science are critical needs to continue to systematize the logistics of the inbred pipeline. This position has liaison responsibilities with the Pipeline Enablement and the North American Hybrid Crop Breeding teams.

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM


Operational research and data science are critical.


BS in Biology, Agronomy, Plant Sciences, or comparable work experience in Agriculture/Biotechnology

At least three years of experience working with data in a technical or scientific environment

Excellent Excel skills,

Ability to use tools and techniques for analyzing data, Spotfire and pipeline pilot preferred

Ability to diagnose problems in IT systems

Outstanding attention to detail

Commitment to ensuring data quality and accuracy

Strong organizational and problem solving skills

Self starter and ability to work alone or as a part of a team

Fosters a sense of urgency, identifies and overcomes obstacles

Clear ability to learn quickly and deliver results in a fast-paced work environment

Persistent in the pursuit of results

Strong interpersonal and communication skills

Desired Skills / Experience:

Knowledge of breeding, agriculture, and/or biotechnology.

Experience with Spotfire

Strong understanding of database systems and management of large data sets

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