Monsanto Genome-Phenome Modeling Scientist in ST. LOUIS, Missouri

At Monsanto, we’re committed to helping the world’s farmers produce more while using fewer resources. We are seeking an exceptionally talented individual with a passion for innovation to join our Envirome and Phenome Modeling team within the Plant Breeding Organization. The position will be based in St. Louis at our corporate headquarters.

As part of our diverse, highly dynamic group, the successful candidate will be exposed to exciting research challenges and will have ample opportunity to work with interdisciplinary scientists to foster your career growth and development while delivering innovative solutions.


  • Collaborate closely with data scientists, breeders, and data engineers to provide data-driven solutions to business problems.

  • Understand the core scientific questions and develop methodology for the integrative usage of genomic, phenomic and environment data.

  • Develop novel methods for integrated analysis of genotype by environment.

  • Build effective relationships and partnerships with internal customers and stakeholders.

Required Skills:

  • A PhD with a track record of productivity in the areas of statistical genetics, statistics, bioinformatics, computational biology, applied mathematics, or a relevant scientific field.

  • Demonstrated experience using machine learning/AI, or statistical methodology to solve research problems.

  • Exposure to computational biology, bioinformatics, or genomics.

  • A strong scientific track record, as evidenced by published or accepted papers.

  • Ability to rapidly learn new problem domains, and good decision-making and judgement skills.

  • Ability to work in a large team as well as independently.

Desired skills:

  • Mathematical or statistical modeling in biological data.

  • Knowledge of crop production system

  • Proven ability to communicate complex analytical problems in clear, precise and actionable manner.

Organization: GLB Breeding - Analytics & Pipeline Des51190876_

Title: Genome-Phenome Modeling Scientist

Location: North America-USA-Missouri-St. Louis

Requisition ID: 01ROS

Job: Research & Development

Schedule: Full-time

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