Apply for this job now

Operation Data Scientist

Slater, Iowa
Job Type
4 Aug 2022
About Syngenta
Syngenta is a global leader in agriculture; rooted in science and dedicated to bringing plant potential to life. Each of our 28,000 employees in more than 90 countries work together to solve one of humanity s most pressing challenges: growing more food with fewer resources. A diverse workforce and an inclusive workplace environment are enablers of our ambition to be the most collaborative and trusted team in agriculture. Our employees reflect the diversity of our customers, the markets where we operate and the communities which we serve. Join us and help shape the future of agriculture.
About Us
Through leading innovations, we help farmers around the world meet the challenge of feeding a growing population and taking care of our planet. We are currently seeking a Operation Data Scientist for our Operation team in Slater, Iowa.
Role Purpose
Lead data support for Operations, including processes related to seed production, seed movement and tracking, inventory management and packaging. Support R&D in areas of data quality and data analysis. The role will cooperate and communicate with business and R&D stakeholders as well as Syngenta experts and external consultants.
  • Support processes and data management in biological data software tools including MINT and SPIRIT which provide inventory, track and trace, experimental design, data collection, analysis, and reporting functionalities.
  • Identify and report data quality and process issues in MINT and SPIRIT and propose solutions.
  • Provide training and documentation for operations and trialing personnel on biological data software.
  • Support the implementation of seed processing and field trialing data operations and ensure high data quality and consistency, in accordance with global data standards.
  • Support management of data for identity management and material tracking in biological trace and track processes and tools, including MINT.
  • Data mining and predictive data analysis.
  • Perform all activities in accordance with the Syngenta Health, Safety, Environmental Policy, our Asset Management policy and Quality Management/Stewardship guidelines.
Apply for this job now


  • Job Reference: 677702657-2
  • Date Posted: 4 August 2022
  • Recruiter: Syngenta Global
  • Location: Slater, Iowa
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent