Bayer is a global enterprise with core competencies in the Life Science fields of health care and agriculture. Its products and services are designed to benefit people and improve their quality of life. At Bayer you have the opportunity to be part of a culture where we value the passion of our employees to innovate and give them the power to change.

Data Scientist

Your tasks and responsibilities

The primary responsibilities of this role, Data Scientist, are to: 

  • Independently perform statistical analysis using a variety of modeling
    techniques, develop prototype solutions using scientific programming
    languages, design experiments for validation and testing efficacy of
    models, and measure impact;
  • Understands business goals, data and methods and their limitations;
  • Works reproducibly by documenting, organizing, and curating data and code;
  • Contributes skill, coaches others, and teaches other members of data
    science community to increase data fluency;
  • Identifies opportunities for improvement in solving problems for models or project data;
  • Analyzes and presents complex data in a clear manner;
  • Continuously learns and challenges the results through new techniques and experimental approaches;
  • Builds cross-functional relationships to collaboratively partner with
    the business and effectively network within the Data Science Community;
  • Readily collaborates with subject matter experts, business stakeholders, and other Data Scientists.

Who you are


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:


  • M.S and/or Ph.D. in Operations Research, Engineering, Management
    Science, Mathematics, or other related quantitative discipline;
  • 2+ years relevant experience delivering analytics solutions to complex business problems for MS applicants;
  • Theoretical and practical experience in deterministic optimization and
    algorithm development related to operations management is a requirement, including experience with commercial optimization software (ex. CPLEX or Gurobi) and simulation software (ex. AnyLogic or Simio):
  • Expertise in programming, statistical packages, and database languages (ex. Java, R, Python, Scala, SQL and OPL).

Your application

Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. 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. To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.

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.


Country: United States
Location: MO-Creve Coeur
Functional Area:
Entry Level: