The Climate Corporation is looking for an intern who will help develop cutting-edge actuarial models and decision support tools to optimize Climate's product recommendation to farmers, and support Climate's efforts in Decision Agriculture by developing novel analytical approaches for a by field risk management system for farmers. This intern will also learn our digital tool and recommendation systems at Climate to gain experience of implementing risk optimization models in the Ag industry.
Must be enrolled in a PhD degree program in Statistics, Computer Science, Industrial Engineering, Mathematics or a related discipline with a focus on risk optimization
Theoretical and practical experience with MILP or MIQCP for at least one year
Demonstrated experience in scientific programming with R or MATLAB or Python
Experience with CPLEX, AMPL, CVS or a related optimization modeling language
Familiarity with machine learning is a plus
Strong written and oral communication skills
Stellar academic record or equivalent work experience
What We Offer:
Our environment is extremely engaging and fast-paced, with a diverse set of top engineers, agronomists, and statisticians working together to provide the best possible products and experiences for our customers.
We offer competitive pay and perks.
We provide meals and a large assortment of snacks and drinks to get you through the day.
You'll get 1:1 mentoring from a talented and motivated employee on your team.
You'll have the opportunity to work on real projects with experienced employees and have a direct impact on the company. (Our internships are not summer camp!)
You'll have the amazing opportunity to participate in one of our Biotechnology Tours where you get out of the office and into the field (literally) with agents and farmers.
You'll work in an award winning office with smart designs, large common areas and open floor plans that fuel collaboration.
You'll attend various company sponsored events, activities and off-sites - we make sure interns are having fun!
We regularly host meet-up groups and tech-talks and encourage participation in relevant workshops and conferences
You'll have the opportunity to interaction with key executives and leadership