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Data Scientist Lead
Ref No.: 18-06178
Location: St. Louis, Missouri
Start Date: 05/23/2018
 Enterprise Data Science Best Practices Lead
What you will do:
  • Engage with business/scientific users to identify gaps in data science development and deployment processes
  • Develop strategies to implement enterprise-wide data science best practices
  • Collaborate with Monsanto's Data Science Community to rollout data science best practices
  • Develop metrics and reports to track efficiency and execution of data science programs and projects
  • Ensure tools and techniques used for valuation and tracking of Data Science programs are sound and consistent across the enterprise
  • Provide strategic and tactical direction and priorities to the Data Science Center of Excellence
  • Planning and overseeing the preparation and dissemination of program communications to Monsanto's Data Science Council, Chief Information Officer, and Chief Science Officer
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with business partners and act as a liaison between the Data Science Center of Excellence and business partners
  • Work with business partners to identify areas where Data Science Center of Excellence can provide or accelerate solutions
 
What you bring to the table:
  • Hands-on experience in software and data science development including best practices for code management, validation, agile, etc.
  • Passion to work with a large, diverse community of data science professionals
  • BS or MS degree in a technical discipline
  • Being able to manage complex programs and relationships
  • You are creative, self-motivated and able to prioritize & get things done
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills required to document and report on program-related issues
Bonus points:
  • Experience managing or coordinating research projects with customer facing applications
  • Programming skills for conducting data analysis