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BASF Internship - Crop Modelling Analyst (m/f/d) in Köln, Germany

Job Field : IT / Information Management

Location : Köln,DEU

Company : BASF Digital Farming GmbH

Job ID : EN58023374DIGI5

BASF Digital Farming GmbH stands for a modern agricultural sector. We are making agriculture smarter and simpler. Our digital solutions allow for fields to be constantly analysed at the field-zone level so that farmers learn more about their crops every day and crop production can be taken to the next level. Our work is equally as innovative as our products: we have a global network and work with agile methodologies in a start-up atmosphere. Join our team!

Learn more about BASF Digital Farming GmbH at

Agriculture is all about balance. The balance that is crucial to everyone’s existence - also applies to our Agricultural Solutions division. We connect innovative thinking with practical action to find the right balance for success - for farmers, agriculture and future generations. With seeds and traits, crop protection and digital solutions, we help farmers produce food more efficiently, protect the land and meet the needs of society.

What you can expect

Be part of a team for three to six months that shapes crop protection in a way that it will look like tomorrow and provide agronomic insights to foster a disruptive crop protection business model.

  • You will support crop modelling activities by analyzing data from different sources.

  • Furthermore, you will parametrize models and carry out crop simulations such as compile outputs.

  • In addition, you will work on model interfaces with project stakeholders and provide feedback such as propose improvements.

  • Last but not least you support project planning, trial operations, map creation such as data gathering.

What we expect

  • You are enrolled in a bachelor degree in Environmental Modelling, Agronomy, Computer Science or another related field.

  • Furthermore, you have programming skills in Python. Django and Dash are assets.

  • You are familiar with geospatial data as well as tools and have worked with agricultural or environmental data.

  • You are able to work and communicate in English.

  • On a personal level, you convince through your communication skills and your focus on customer.

We offer

  • Responsibility from day one in a challenging work environment and "on-the-job" training as part of a committed team.

  • Support of all employees by using different measures to ensure the balance of professional and private life.

  • Competitive compensation including attractive benefits as well as excellent career opportunities in an international Company.