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Intern – Hyperspectral Data Analysis/Modeling

in this internship you will learn about the research and development process of how to apply a new type of ..

Wageningen (The Netherlands)
Program Scientist Breeding Solutions
As a Program Scientist you will be responsible for the continuous development of computational technologies in our Genomic Breeding platform. This involves: i) strategic innovation and R&D, with a focus on incorporating new artificial intelligence technologies in breeding, and ii) commercial application of our current genetics and breeding technologies, in particular geared towards complex crop genetics and genomic selection.
Wageningen (The Netherlands)
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
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)
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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.