Science & Technology ยป Big Data

Data Scientist

Description

The role of a data scientist in agriculture is to collect and analyse large data sets in order to explore ways in which they can be applied. This often requires the ability to understand or build algorithms that can help to discover meaningful data, which help them to provide insights and identify inefficiencies in existing processes.

Employment Levels
Requirements
START
Bachelor of Agricultural Science
Compulsory
Bachelor of Computer Science
Compulsory
Bachelor of Engineering
Compulsory
Data Scientist
Master of Science
Recommended
Senior Data Scientist
PhD
Recommended
Research Manager
Master of Business Administration
Recommended
General Manager
Executive Manager
Chief Executive Operations

Activities

  • Creating value out of data
  • Collecting, cleaning and verifying the quality of the data collected
  • Organising data and interrogating data to form algorithms and conclusions
  • Developing techniques to represent findings in a meaningful manner that creates impact

Locations

  • Precision equipment and software retailers, agronomy businesses, government departments and grower groups
  • Country and City
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