Expert (m/f/d) for new technologies in agricultural trials

Expert (m/f/d) for new technologies in agricultural trials

Field of Work:  Breeding stations

Einbeck, Lower Saxony, DE

ID:  2547

Are you looking for innovative projects in agriculture and an area where you can contribute your own ideas? Join our team of technology experts for breeding stations worldwide and be our technological regional expert (f/m/d) for the area of Germany, who supports the network of breeding stations in Germany through geographic information systems. The position will be filled as soon as possible within KWS SAAT SE & Co. KGaA at our headquarters in Einbeck (Germany) at the earliest possible date on the basis of a full-time, unlimited contract.


In this role you will be responsible for:

  • Implementation and support of a (global) proprietary digital platform (hard- and software) for planning, realization and management of field trials and seed production. 
  • Your area of responsibility includes the support of the German breeding station network. You coordinate and support maintenance work.
  • In cooperation with experts from other regions, you will ensure nationally harmonized processes and promote the efficient further development of our platform.
  • Furthermore, you will provide support for our drone and field robot activities as well as for the collection of environmental data from our test and production sites.


You can contribute your full experience:

  • A degree in a technical field or in agriculture is a good basis, but relevant professional experience in a similar role would also be welcome.
  • You have good technical knowledge of agricultural engineering and GPS.
  • New and innovative technical software & hardware is not just a buzzword for you.
  • You are used to organizing yourself and keeping your superiors up to date.
  • Communication is your key to working with others, you love intercultural exchange.
  • 50% of your time to travel within Germany is welcome from your side.
  • Fluent German is mandatory as well as good spoken and written English form a good basis.


Would you like to develop your potential and grow at KWS? Then we look forward to receiving your application (short cover letter, CV, relevant certificates) via our online portal.


About KWS
KWS is one of the world’s leading plant breeding companies. With the tradition of family ownership, KWS has operated independently for more than 160 years. It focuses on plant breeding and the production and sale of seed for corn, sugar beet, cereals, potato, rapeseed and sunflowers. KWS uses leading-edge plant breeding methods. 5.147 employees represent KWS in more than 70 countries.
For more information: www.kws.com. Follow us on LinkedIn® at https://linkedin.com/company/kwsgroup/.