Quantitative Genetics /Computational Biology Internship
Posted on 2/15/2024
INACTIVE
Inari Agriculture

201-500 employees

Designs sustainable seeds using AI and gene editing
Company Overview
Inari, the SEEDesign™ company, stands out for its unique approach to sustainable agriculture, leveraging AI-powered predictive design and multiplex gene editing to optimize seed potential and contribute to a more resource-efficient global food system. The company's technology platform addresses the biological complexity of plants, using extensive data analysis to identify and implement beneficial genetic edits within a crop's DNA structure. This technical prowess, combined with a commitment to sustainability, positions Inari as a leader in its industry, offering solutions that not only increase food production but also reduce environmental impact.
Food & Agriculture
Biotechnology

Company Stage

Series E

Total Funding

$627M

Founded

2016

Headquarters

Cambridge, Massachusetts

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

7%

1 year growth

33%

2 year growth

56%
Locations
Cambridge, MA, USA
Experience Level
Intern
Desired Skills
Agile
Python
R
Git
AWS
Data Analysis
CategoriesNew
Computational Biology
Genomics
Biology & Biotech
Requirements
  • Currently enrolled in an M.S. or Ph.D. program
  • Competency with Python or R and a Linux/UNIX computing environment
  • Understanding of linear mixed models with demonstrated applications to genetic and/or genomic data
  • Experience with transcriptome data analysis
  • Familiarity with large-scale genetic variant datasets
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, cross-functional environment
  • Adaptability and enthusiasm for new challenges
  • Curiosity and passion for learning
  • Creative and strategic thinking, good problem-solving skills
  • Experience with plant genomic data, and integration of large datasets
  • Familiarity with plant or animal breeding methodologies
  • Experience with AWS, Google Cloud, Docker, Git, Agile methodologies