Sr OR & Advanced Analytics Specialist I / Mgr Operations Research
Location: Fort Worth, TX
Duration: Full time
Java AND C++ or VB.Net AND CPLEX OR Gurobi OR ProMod or ARENA or Frontline Solver
DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES: As a member of the Operations Research Group, you will be responsible for finding solutions to some of the many challenging problems facing the railroad.
Develop decision support tools to help solve business problems
Interfacing with internal customers to understand the business and identify opportunities for improvement
Identifying solution techniques and implementing them independently, with external vendors, through academic alliances, or with Technology Services teams
Interfacing with Technology Services personnel to understand existing data structures and IT processes
Working with end-users to validate and enhance the tools
Identifying and initiating new projects part of technology initiatives
Communicating status and findings to senior management and key stakeholders
Extracting and cleaning large volumes of data to derive insights that can be used for process improvements.
The duties and responsibilities in this posting are representative categories to be used in deciding whether to apply for the position. These general categories do not necessarily constitute an exhaustive list of duties of the position.
A Masters or Ph.D. degree in Operations Research, Industrial Engineering, Applied Mathematics, Computer Science or a related field. Ph.D. is preferred.
Masters degree with experience will be considered.
Practical experience applying quantitative techniques to solve real-world problems
Strong programming skills in an object-oriented programming language, such as Java, C++, or VB.Net
Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills
Ability to identify underlying problems and appropriate techniques for solving them
Ability to manipulate and extract information from very large, complex data sets
Expertise in using commercial solver software, such as CPLEX, Gurobi, ProMod or ARENA or Frontline Solver
Thanks and Regards,
APN Software Services, Inc
39899 Balentine Drive, Suite 385, Newark, CA 94560
Phone: 510 870 1008 Fax 510-623-5055