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Applied Research Engineer

When you join the LLamasoft Team, you become part of a team that helps a majority of the Gartner Supply Chain Top 25, fifty of the Fortune 500, plus numerous other large corporations, top consulting firms, and prominent Government agencies worldwide to model, optimize, and simulate their supply chain operations.  LLamasoft offers the most complete platform in support of supply chain design and predictive analytics available in the market today.  Our software and services lead to major improvements in cost, service, sustainability, and risk mitigation. 

The Role:

This is your chance to bring your passion for solving difficult problems to a fast-growing, dynamic, entrepreneurial team that is pushing the boundaries of Supply Chain logistics and optimization.

Job Description:

  • Work with business domain experts and application developers to identify data relevant for analysis.
  • Build predictive / analytical algorithms and tools in response to business needs.
  • Ability to analyze data to find patterns, trends and behaviors to identify future improvements and enhancements.
  • Collaborate with managers, end users, development staff, and other stakeholders to integrate the algorithms with existing systems and processes.
  • Apply quality assurance and testing processes best practices for the predictive modeling/analytics.

The Qualifications:

  • Masters or PhD in Operations Research or Industrial Engineering.
  • Solid background in mathematical optimization, inventory planning methods, transportation scheduling, and statistical demand forecasting / demand analysis methodologies will give preference.
  • Experience with complex algorithmic development (Experience with optimization methods and algorithms highly desired).
  • A broad knowledge of programming languages (C# and/or R preferred, coding skills required).
  • Experience with mathematical modeling systems and algebraic modeling languages (desirable).

About LLamasoft:

LLamasoft provides software and expertise to help companies design and improve their supply chain operations.  We enable companies to model, optimize and simulate their supply chain operations, leading to major improvements in cost, service, sustainability, and risk mitigation. Supply Chain Guru®, LLamasoft’s flagship product, is the leading supply chain design and predictive analytics application available in the market today.  LLamasoft is expanding its product offering into multiple design platforms as well as enterprise solutions. 

Since 1999, LLamasoft has helped hundreds of global organizations in over 30 countries leverage their unique blend of technology and deep domain expertise to drive competitive advantage and savings across their supply chain operations.

LLamasoft offers a stimulating small company atmosphere where your efforts will have a significant impact on global logistics and our company’s success.  We are a fun, results-driven company that centers on developing high quality software, not work schedules and dress codes. We are driven by people who have a passion for technology and innovation.  If you are excited about software development and looking for a fun and flexible environment in a growing company, please apply! 

LLamasoft is an equal opportunity employer, all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.

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