Optimization Developer

CPLEX, Optimization, IBM, LINDO, Xpress, JAVA
Contract W2, 5 Months
$60 - $70

Job Description

Software Developer

Chicago, IL

5+ Months Contract to Hire


*** Manager will conduct Skype/WebEx interviews as she is not certain when they will physically be back in the office
*** During the interview, the candidates will be required to answer specifics questions related to CPLEX (verbal test given by the tech lead). Please ensure candidates are comfortable with the CPLEX software
*** Manager open to green grads that have specific experience with CPLEX in school
*** While this is a developer role, this individual will not be developing a software. Instead, they will be building the criteria/rules for the CPLEX (optimization software) to solve


Job Description:


**** Optimization Developer ***


  • The position is a member of the product development team responsible for development, implementation, and maintenance of applications in Airline Network Planning & Scheduling problems
  • The candidate will work closely with business teams, technical teams, and operation research team to gather, analyze, and understand business requirements, build mathematical optimization, statistics, and decision support models in mathematical programming, and statistical tools



  • Collaborate with internal clients to identify, define, and resolve a variety of complex business problems and to support various corporate initiatives
  • Develop mathematical programming and statistics models
  • Build, implement, and test mathematical programming, statistics, and decision support models following software development standards
  • Consult with the software development team to derive best solutions for the business
  • Skills in commercial software development
  • Act as an internal consultant to various managers in modeling of business decisions, action plans, and improved operations
  • Communicate and present numerical insides with internal clients and leadership team



  • Experience on applied operations research including decision analysis, optimization, simulation, and statistics, and stochastic modeling
  • Strong theoretical background and practical experience in advanced large-scale optimization methods like nonlinear and mixed-integer optimization
  • Strong experience of commercial optimization software such as IBM ILOG CPLEX, GUROBI, LINDO, or Xpress
  • Architecture, develop, implement, and test experience for software development
  • Working in a retail or transportation environment a plus


Project Specifics:

  • Individual will be assisting with the CPLEX software within in the Fleeting project
  • This project goal is to optimize the aircraft type needed via a list of criteria
  • Meaning, the client has the list of flights scheduled to take place and the type of aircraft assigned to accommodate the flight (i.e. number of passengers, duration, required staff, etc.)
  • The CPLEX software will automatically assign the appropriate aircraft type based on the criteria created
  • While this is a developer role, this individual will not be developing a software. Instead, they will be building the criteria/rules for the CPLEX (optimization software) to solve



  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with a focus in Industrial Engineering, Operations Research, Mathematics or related field
  • Master’s Degree or PhD preferred



  • C, C++, Java, JavaScript
  • Unix, UNIX shell scripting
  • SQL, PL/SQL, Pro*C
  • R

For immediate consideration, kindly send a copy of your updated resume with contact number ASAP or Please feel free to reach out Gokul Nath at 832-485-3649 in case if you have any questions.


About Us:

ObjectWin Technology, Inc. is a rapidly growing Twenty year old Houston, TX headquartered corporation and specialized solution provider in the ERP, CRM, Web technologies and Systems Integration areas. We take great pride in hiring and retaining the highest caliber of technical talent. ObjectWin is expanding rapidly and we have been selected as 2009 Deloitte Technology Fast50 Texas company. We are looking for talented individuals with drive to carry us into the next phase of growth and beyond.


Note: ObjectWin Technology, Inc. is an Employment Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status.

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Position Id : MK06302001
Originally Posted : 2 years ago
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