Senior Machine Learning Scientist Life Science at YOH Services LLC in St. Louis, Missouri

Posted in Other 20 days ago.

Job Description:

Yoh is seeking a SeniorMachine Learning Scientistto support our client in Saint Louis, MO for a direct-hire opportunity.

You will have the opportunity to join our Client's Data Science & Platform Engineering department. You will get to partner with their Research and Development team to help further develop the business unit. This role is an ideal fit for someone with a PhD in Machine Learning

Hours:Monday - Friday; 8 AM - 5 PM

Industry: Agriculture

Location:Saint Louis, MO

Type: Direct Hire

Pay: Competitive based upon experience


  • Identify opportunities for data integration and develop strategies for genomic data-based model development

  • Work with a team of scientists to develop the state-of-the-art Machine Learning-based predictive models and data visualization capacity to support product design and decision making related to crop breeding and gene editing.

  • Collaborate with various internal teams

  • Effectively communicate results in written and visual format


  • Masters in Machine Learning or closely related field that includes formal training in Machine Learning is required

  • PhD in Machine Learning or closely related field is preferred

  • 3+ years of experience applying machine learning methodology across multiple domains and with a variety of business objectives

  • Familiarity withnonlinear optimization techniques

  • Fluency in python and the use of cloud platform infrastructure and AI capabilities

  • Experience with cloud computing platforms (AWS, GCP, Azure); CUDA, Git, Docker; GPU clusters; ONT MinION data, Proteomics, Epigenomics data.


Yoh, a Day & Zimmermann company, is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran. Visit to contact us if you are an individual with a disability and require accommodation in the application process.