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 Engineering Graduate Scholar

Your tasks and responsibilities

 

The primary responsibilities of this role, Data Engineering Graduate Scholar, are to: 

 

  • Design and develop pipelines to connect external data sources to a data lake in a collaborative effort with Bayer R&D IT and Bayer Biologics;
  • Design and develop workflows to link datasets in the data lake based on shared ontologies;
  • Design and develop REST APIs and web-based UIs to provide access to linked datasets in the data store;
  • Gain expertise in frameworks for schema discovery from schema free sources and use expertise gained to extract knowledge from existing schema-free sources;
  • Collaborate with data scientists and scientific stakeholders to enable questions with high business value to be addressed by integrated data;
  • Provide analysis and feedback about experimental results to supervisors, highlighting important results and defining next step experiments;

  • Design and develop workflows to link datasets in the data lake based on shared ontologies;
  • Gain expertise in frameworks for schema discovery from schema free sources and use expertise gained to extract knowledge from existing schema-free sources;
  • Collaborate with data scientists and scientific stakeholders to enable questions with high business value to be addressed by integrated data;
  • Demonstrate knowledge of specialized laboratory and scientific techniques relative to area of expertise. Responsible for lab equipment specific to research expertise, including maintenance. Responsible for assigned lab areas;
  • Coordinate and cooperate on research activities with peers, supervisors, and subordinates;
  • Communicate effectively through listening, documentation, and presentation;
  • Broad understanding of instrumentation and scientific principles;
  • Works with external service providers or outsourcing providers.

     

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. plus one years of experience in Computer Science, Chemistry, Statistics, Mathematics, Bioinformatics, or a Ph.D. with no relevant experience;
  • Experience with a scripting language (python, POSIX shell, etc.);
  • Experience with a systems programming language (go, haskell, C, java, groovy, etc.);
  • Knowledge of REST APIs and a web-enabled programming framework (Flask, Django, Rails, etc.);
  • Research experience in field of expertise;
  • Broad understanding of scientific principles.

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: CA-West Sacramento
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