BASF Internship - Weed Management Analyst (m/f/d) in Köln, Germany
Job Field : IT / Information Management
Location : Köln,DEU
Company : BASF Digital Farming GmbH
Job ID : EN58023365DIGI6
BASF Digital Farming GmbH stands for a modern agricultural sector. We are making agriculture smarter and simpler. Our digital solutions allow for fields to be constantly analysed at the field-zone level so that farmers learn more about their crops every day and crop production can be taken to the next level. Our work is equally as innovative as our products: we have a global network and work with agile methodologies in a start-up atmosphere. Join our team!
Learn more about BASF Digital Farming GmbH at https://www.xarvio.com
Agriculture is all about balance. The balance that is crucial to everyone’s existence - also applies to our Agricultural Solutions division. We connect innovative thinking with practical action to find the right balance for success - for farmers, agriculture and future generations. With seeds and traits, crop protection and digital solutions, we help farmers produce food more efficiently, protect the land and meet the needs of society.
What you can expect
Be part of a team for three to six months that shapes crop protection in a way that it will look like tomorrow and provide agronomic insights to foster a disruptive crop protection business model.
You will create and evaluate application maps.
Furthermore, you will support the development of digital weed management strategies and prototypes.
In addition, you will collect and structure relevant data to drive smart herbicide recommendations.
You will support our trial team in analyzing field data.
Last but not least, you support project planning, trial operations, map creation such as data gathering and provide feedback.
What we expect
You are enrolled in a bachelor degree in Agronomy, Horticulture, Environmental Modelling, Computer Science or another related field and have a basic understanding of weed management.
Furthermore, you are familiar with cropping systems and have worked with agricultural or environmental data.
You have programming skills in Python and are familiar with geospatial data and tools. Django and Dash are assets.
You are able to work and communicate in English.
On a personal level, you convince through your communication skills and your focus on customer.
Responsibility from day one in a challenging work environment and "on-the-job" training as part of a committed team.
Support of all employees by using different measures to ensure the balance of professional and private life.
Competitive compensation including attractive benefits as well as excellent career opportunities in an international Company.