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Global Markets Data Scientist

| Greater Boston Area

Indigo improves grower profitability, environmental sustainability, and consumer health through the use of natural microbiology and digital technologies. Utilizing beneficial plant microbes and agronomic insights, Indigo works with growers to sustainably produce high quality harvests. The company then connects growers and buyers directly to bring these harvests to market. Working across the supply chain, Indigo is forwarding its mission of harnessing nature to help farmers sustainably feed the planet. The company is headquartered in Boston, MA, with additional offices in Memphis, TN, Research Triangle Park, NC, Sydney, Australia, Buenos Aires, Argentina, and São Paulo, Brazil. www.indigoag.com

We are looking for a passionate financial quant who wants to own global markets pricing intelligence and prototype thought-leading financial analytics and products.

The Global Markets data scientist will be a key player in the Data Innovation department and work closely with the Global Markets team. Specifically, this person will build models to understand and predict both futures and basis prices. This high-impact role will carry a key voice in conversations around Indigo market and transaction decisions.

Responsibilities:

  • Gather all requirements from hedging team for descriptive futures and basis models
  • Establish strategy and plan for new data integration with data management and engineering
  • Become the go-to financial data scientist at Indigo
  • Be viewed as partner with key stakeholders
  • Build full prototype for transition to DSE
  • Build full predictive agricultural pricing platform
  • Understands and embodies our mission & core values
    • Excited by Indigo’s mission; believes that Indigo can fundamentally change the agriculture industry; can clearly articulate passion for our mission and values
    • Optimistic and innovative; solution-oriented; shows no signs of cynicism

Competencies:

  • Able to communicate and partner across various groups in an ambiguous environment
  • Comfortable with complex spreadsheets
  • Fluent with at least one of the following programming languages: R, Python
  • Strong strategic and analytical judgment
  • Highly invested in data consistency and reliability of models
  • Highly functional at an independent level
  • Strong collaborative voice within a cross-functional team

Qualifications:

  • 4+ years of experience in quantitative financial and business analysis
  • Experience with time-series modeling, incorporating seasonal effects
  • Experience with processes such as forecasting and long-term business outcomes, reporting, and analytics
  • High familiarity with causal modeling and counterfactuals in financial contexts
  • Experience building predictive models and advanced analyses across large, messy, and complex datasets
  • Experience constructing SQL queries and retrieving data from relational databases
  • Preferred:
    • Exposure to grain marketing and grain markets
    • Experience with dynamic modeling
    • Exposure to data exploration and visualization tools
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Technology we use

  • Engineering
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • PythonLanguages
    • RLanguages
    • TypescriptLanguages
    • GraphQLLanguages
    • ReactLibraries
    • ReduxLibraries
    • ExpressFrameworks
    • Node.jsFrameworks
    • MySQLDatabases
    • PostgreSQLDatabases

Location

On the edge of Charlestown, we are within walking distance to restaurants and bars. The Sullivan Square T and bus stop is also right next door!

An Insider's view of Indigo

What projects are you most excited about?

Our mission is to provide agronomists with unbiased real-time data we are collecting across thousands of acres at the ground level and from space. It's such a thrill to be working on the data and analysis perspective of this massively cross-disciplinary team that helps agronomists initiate data-powered conversations to provide substantial results.

Jyoti

Principal Data Scientist

What makes someone successful on your team?

A successful Indigo team member is someone willing to continuously learn and improve, regardless of experience or role. Whether you’re an Engineer, Account Manager, Business Analyst, or Scientist, successful team members keep the bigger picture in mind and bridge disciplines to solve problems facing the incredibly complex system that is agriculture

Hilary

Software Product Manager

What are Indigo Perks + Benefits

Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Wellness Programs
Onsite Gym
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
Company Equity
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Parking
Recreational Clubs
Relocation Assistance
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
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