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Our vacancies
Scientist Molecular Breeding

KeyGene is looking for a Scientist / Senior Scientist in Molecular Breeding who will join our US Research and Development team in Rockville, Maryland. The overarching goal of the role is to improve breeding methods and accelerate genetic gain to deliver superior seeds and products. We are looking for people who stand out for their leadership skills, teamwork, and excellent communications skills. We offer very good hiring conditions in a company characterized by technological innovation and excellence in the work environment.

Rockville, Maryland
Artificial Intelligence Data Scientist

In this position, you will a key player in developing innovative, data-driven AI solutions for a variety of real-life applications, including: DNA analysis, computer vision, protein design, network modeling, genomic prediction and breeding strategy optimization.

Wageningen (The Netherlands)
Assistent Controller

Als junior assistent controller word je onderdeel van het team Finance & Control. Dit team bestaat uit een manager accounting & control, financieel en salaris administrateur, medewerker crediteuren administratie en manager inkoop.  Samen zijn jullie verantwoordelijk voor de gehele financiële planning & control, financiële administratie en salarisadministratie van KeyGene in NL, USA en India.

Wageningen (The Netherlands)
Program Scientist / Team leader Plant Cell Innovations

As a Program Scientist/Team leader you are an innovative leader who is eager to strengthen and expand KeyGene’s global position in the future.

Wageningen (The Netherlands)
Patent Attorney Trainee

In this position, you will contribute to strengthening KeyGene's IP position, while being trained to become a qualified Dutch and European Patent Attorney.

Wageningen (The Netherlands)
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what we do
Working at KeyGene
KeyGene helps strategic partners and customers with cutting edge molecular breeding technology and trait platforms to develop game changing opportunities. For this highly skilled employees are needed.
Postdoc Program
To keep on delivering sustainable molecular genetic responses to the world’s needs for yield stability and quality of crops, KeyGene depends on attracting and retaining scientific talent. Our postdoc talent pool is of critical importance for our scientific contributions to our customers.
Internships
KeyGene is open to applications from students who are interested in a practical training period in a R&D and commercial environment. Students are positioned on the basis of their interests in the Netherlands or the U.S.
Employee stories
Niek Bouman
Researcher Bioinformatics

Our team consists of junior and senior experts, which I really enjoy because we can learn from each other and are able to solve breaking issues in bioinformatics

Anker Sørensen
VP New Business

In my present position I enjoy having a lot of interaction with customers and being challenged in finding research solutions to their questions

Koen Nijbroek
Technician Bioinformatics

Already during the job interview I got inspired by KeyGene’s informal culture and the diversity and complexity of its projects.