Who are we, and what do we do?

Corteva Agriscience is a publicly traded, global pure-play agriculture company that provides farmers around the world with the most complete portfolio in the industry – including a balanced and diverse mix of seed, crop protection, and digital solutions focused on maximizing productivity to enhance yield and profitability. In 2021, Corteva Agriscience generated revenues valued at around 15.66 billion U.S. dollars.

At Corteva Agriscience, you will help us grow what’s next. No matter your role, you will be part of a team that is building the future of agriculture – leading breakthroughs in the innovation and application of science and technology that will better the lives of people all over the world and fuel the progress of humankind.

We are seeking an innovative, collaborative, and enthusiastic engineer with cheminformatics expertise. The successful candidate will join a strong, global data science team that delivers value across Corteva. The position will partner with computational and organic chemists in discovery and process sciences to build, scale, and maintain informatics systems.

The preferred location for this position is in Indianapolis, IN, USA. 100% remote is also an option for strong candidates.

How will you help us grow? It matters to us, and it matters to you!

  • Build datasets that integrate specialized chemistry information with product related endpoints
  • Automate and scale-up cheminformatics workflows
  • Create cheminformatics code so that it is repeatable, transferrable, and reliable
  • Create data representations for decision modeling, analytics, and artificial intelligence applications
  • Partner with computational and organic chemists in discovery, process, and regulatory chemistry groups to make mission-critical datatypes and analyses highly available


What expertise have you grown? What do you bring to the table?


M.S. in Cheminformatics, Computational Chemistry, Data Science, Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics, Physics, or related fields (or B.S. with 5 or more years of equivalent experience)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Strong background in cheminformatics, including digital representations of chemical structures and reactions
  • Strong portfolio of informatics solutions using custom and open source computational  tools
  • Expertise in Python programming for chemistry, including OpenEye, RDKit, and others
  • Familiarity with relational and document-oriented database technologies, such as SQL and ElasticSearch.
  • Proficiency in Development Operations, including containerization using Docker, version control with Git, Continuous Integration, Linux, and Kubernetes.
  • Strong desire to learn and grow, strong critical thinking skills, a can-do attitude, and agility to adapt approaches to new data and information
  • Excellent communication (verbal and written) skills and a team-oriented mindset
  • Ability to work in collaborative projects


We care about you and we care that you’re comfortable. While there’s no place like home, Corteva comes close.


Let’s peek at how you can grow your wellbeing, health, and future at Corteva!

Strike a better worklife balance with robust time off benefits including paid maternity, paternal and family illness leave
Prepare for your future with our competitive retirement savings plan, tuition reimbursement program, and more
Enjoy access to health benefits for you and your family on your first day of employment
And much, much more!
Ready to grow your perspectives, impact and career? Start by applying to this opportunity today!