Looking for an internship or a thesis opportunity, for 3 to 6 months? If you are about to graduate as an MSc (in mathematics, statistics, economics, animal sciences, chemical engineering, bioprocess engineering) we would like to get in touch with you. 

What is Zetadec?

Zetadec is a consultancy and contract R&D organisation for the feed, food and biomass industry. The strongpoint of Zetadec is its ability to operate on the interface of raw materials on the one hand and (processing) technology on the other hand. We assist companies in transforming new ideas into added value products. To do this we assist in:

  • enhancing performance of existing production lines,
  • conceptualize new product lines for new products,
  • perform lab-scale to full-scale operation tests,
  • formula and recipe development for new products,
  • testing functionality of ingredients for specific purposes
  • testing fertilization strategies.

The internship or thesis
We are looking for people who may contribute to the development of a predictive models. To create models, wide datasets with a many variables are available. Data mining methods will be used as, for example:

  • regression, 
  • Random Forests.

You have good marketing and communication skills, both oral and written, in English. You have a high affinity with translating real-world problems in statistical designs and mathematical models and use the solutions to give (practical) feed back to our clients. Preferably, you know your way around in R, Knitr and LaTeX.

Additional information/ Where to send your CV:

Ir Oriane Guerin
Agro-Business Park 44
6708 PW Wageningen
The Netherlands

Or  contact us by e-mail Oriane.Gué