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Senior Operations Research (OR) Analyst at United Parcel Service (UPS)

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Employer: United Parcel Service (UPS)

Expires: 06/24/2020

JOB DESCRIPTION:UPS is seeking an experienced Operations Research (OR) Analyst to design and develops leading edge optimizations and analytics based decision support tools throughout the organization. He/She develops moderately complex models and algorithms and designs products, programs, and solutions that impact cost management for all UPS operations, acquisitions, pricing, and performance improvement. If this sounds like your ideal career opportunity, we want to hear from you!Responsibilities and DutiesDevelops and prototypes algorithms to ensure optimization results satisfy problem statements and business needsDevelops hypotheses, approaches (i.e., analytic plans and methodologies), tools, products, and solutions to solve problems and increase profitabilityPresents analytic findings and recommendations to management to define problems, to propose business cases and strategies, and to gain supportKnowledge and SkillsAbility to develop interfaces with optimization models to meet the requirements of the planning processAbility to provide consultation to functional partners to support the design of planning systemsAbility to develop procedures, maintenance, and support functions to monitor optimization and systems’ performance/integrity and to facilitate problem resolution3 – 5 years’ experience in developing and implementing optimization algorithms for operations planning systemsPhD in Operations Research, Industrial Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics, Civil Engineering or Statistics BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:§ Must be a U.S. Citizen or National of the U.S., an alien lawfully admitted for permanent residence, or an alien authorized to work in the U.S. for this employer§ Employer will not sponsor a visa for this or future positions§ Must be currently located in the same geographic location as the job or willing to relocate yourself§ Must have a PhD§ Must have 3 – 5 years’ experience in developing and implementing optimization algorithms for operations planning systems