Earthsense Field Research and Crop Science Intern – Summer 2020
We are looking for energetic, disciplined and high performing individuals with a passion for agriculture, sustainability, and technology. We are also looking to train interns for some of our customers in the seed industry – we will train you in March-April and connect you with our industry partners for opportunities at their sites.
Roles and Responsibilities
You will work in small teams to take the TerraSentia robot to various fields and operate the robot to collect data for field phenotyping. You will also have the opportunity to learn the latest robotics and machine learning technologies.
You should be pursuing an education program at BS, or MS in agricultural science or technology related fields. Experience and interest in field research and crop science is highly desirable.
EarthSense has created a new class of autonomous robots and machine learning algorithms for dynamic and uncertain field environments. Our first system – TerraSentia – We are growing our team of innovators and looking for individuals who want to do cutting edge work in machine learning, machine vision, robotics, and edge computing.
We the only startup to make it on both of the recent hot AgTech Startups lists – 12 AgTech Startups to Watch by AgFunder and Future Farming and the 8 AgTech Startups Worth Watching in 2019 by Successful Farming.
Ideal EarthSense team members have a passion for agriculture, robotics, AI, and a strong drive to do work that really matters. If you have a proven track record (experience, code repos, publications, or education) in these areas, tell us why you want to be a part of our mission!