CSX Technology is looking for an experienced Senior Operations Research Scientist for the Operations Research (OR) Group. This individual’s domain of expertise should be on the development of MIP, heuristic and algorithmic solutions to industry specific problems, as well as high quality implementation of such solutions. The Senior Operations Research Scientist will serve as a technical OR leadership expert for the entire organization. They will partner with management to identify and research application problems, search for solutions, and make recommendations. They will promote new initiatives, identify areas of critical need, drive change through application development, work directly with internal customers to enact change, identify business requirements and develop the best course of actions to meet their needs. The Senior Operations Research Scientist is expected to develop decision support systems, manage their implementation, and provide support and maintenance. Collaborating with other organizations within and outside the company is an essential part of the job.
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