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Date: Mon Feb 19 09:00:18 2018
Subject: 18.02.19 Scientific Software Developer - Indianapolis, IN
Dow AgroSciences seeks an innovative Scientific Software Developer for 
developing Cheminformatics software located in Indianapolis, IN. The 
successful candidate will join the Chemistry Data Science and Informatics 
group within the Data Science Department and will interface with IT, 
software engineering, data scientists, and scientists across R&D.
The incumbent will play a key role in designing and implementing cutting 
edge Chemistry centric scientific tools. We are looking for a highly 
technical candidate with a track record of scientific software development
and excellent interpersonal and communication skills with an aptitude to 
write professional-grade code.
Key job responsibilities include:
*Support and enhance the existing Cheminformatics scientific computing 
*Rapid prototyping, development, and automation of scientific tools
*Develop innovative software for integrating chemistry and biology data, 
data visualization, data analysis, data mining, molecule design, and 
scientific tools to enable R&D decisions
*Maintain Pipeline Pilot code and Pipeline Pilot servers
*Rewrite legacy code using modern technologies
*Help Crop Protection Discovery innovate faster through developing 
disruptive new tools and methods
*Ensure that all code is developed using IT best practices
*Integrate internal and external data sources
*Evaluate external tools and data
*Parallelize tools and algorithms on the cluster and in the cloud
*Work as a project leader
*Monitor advances in scientific computing to bring it in
This position is located at Dow AgroSciences world headquarters in 
Indianapolis, IN, USA on its modern and expanding campus. Domestic 
relocation support is provided for this position.

*Master's degree in Computer Science or related discipline
Required qualifications:
*Minimum of 3 years of relevant working experience
*At least 2 years of experience in scientific software design and development
*Proficient in Python, Unix, High-Performance Computing (HPC), 
Structured Query Language (SQL), Apache Subversion (SVN)
*Proficient with shell scripting and working in Unix and Windows environments
*Utilizes best practices and professional software development
*Agile, flexible implementer of high-quality scientific tools
*Very detail oriented with an aptitude to write high quality, robust code
*Strong written and verbal communication skills with good command of 
English language
*A minimum requirement for this U.S. based position is the ability to work
legally in the United States.  No visa sponsorship/support is available for
this position, including for any type of U.S. permanent residency 
(green card) process. 
Preferred qualifications:
*Proficient as system administrator for Linux servers
*Background in Chemistry, Biology, Math, Statistics, Data Science, 
or a STEM field
*Background in Pipeline Pilot, Java, Apache, client-server architectures, 
web development
*Experience in working in a high-performance computing environment
*Background in data mining, machine learning
*Experience in JavaScript and HTML
*Self-motivated problem solver who strives to understand the bigger picture
*A leader personality who takes pride and ownership in his/her work
*Some experience in project leadership
*Strong self-motivated team player
*A self-starter who can proactively identify opportunities
*Good networking skills

About DowDuPont
DowDuPont (NYSE: DWDP) is a holding company comprised of The Dow Chemical 
Company and DuPont with the intent to form strong, independent, publicly 
traded companies in agriculture, materials science and specialty products 
sectors that will lead their respective industries through productive, 
science-based innovation to meet the needs of customers and help solve 
global challenges. For more information, please visit us at
The positions represented by this job posting are aligned to one of the 
three divisions, Agriculture, Materials Science or Specialty Products, 
which are expected to separate from DowDuPont into stand-alone public 
companies. Information on the division alignment will be provided during 
the recruitment process.  
Dow Offers: 
*Competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits 
*An annual variable pay program that rewards team and individual 
performance while sharing success across the company 
*Employee stock ownership - and the commitment to long-term success that 
it brings 
*On-going learning opportunities within a diverse, inclusive and rewarding
work environment 
*Career experiences that can span different Dow businesses and functions 
with opportunities for personal and professional growth 
*The chance to work within a global company and interact with colleagues 
from around the world 
*Opportunities that spark your imagination and ignite your passion to 
help others 
*Dow is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer
As part of our dedication to the diversity of our workforce, Dow is 
committed to Equal Employment Opportunity without regard for race, color, 
national origin, ethnicity, gender, protected veteran status, disability, 
sexual orientation, gender identity, or religion. We are also committed to 
providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with 
disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. 
If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may 
contact us at, you may call us at 
1+800-523-3945 and select Option 1, or send a facsimile request to 
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