Operations Research Consultant (m/f)

Our Company

OPTANO is a product of ORCONOMY GmbH. ORCONOMY is a successful and dynamic IT-start up located in Paderborn, Germany. Our team is made up of OR-experts, software engineers, consultants and out-of-the-box thinkers which implements mathematical optimization methods for users. We develop customized application software based on our OPTANO platform for medium-sized companies and large corporations. Our goal is to find professional solutions which work convincingly in productive operations so that our clients can plan more efficiently and ensure that they gain a competitive edge in their respective markets.

We need your impetus

As an OR-consultant you will manage clients’ projects involving a range of optimization issues together with a team of OR-experts and software developers.

Your tasks will be varied and will cover the entire development project. You will:

  • work in close cooperation with the client to develop specific requirements, targets and procedures
  • create mathematical optimization models and possible solution methods based on clients’ requirements
  • manage a project team ranging from 2 – 15 colleagues
  • support our sales and marketing with your expertise, e.g. by developing concepts.

Convince us of your abilities

Do you enjoy working in a team and would like to apply your scientific optimization know-how in diverse client projects? Then we would like to hear from you!

Your qualifications:

  • a very good university/college degree, ideally three years of experience in the field of Operations Research/mathematical modeling or similar experience (e.g. university or industry- funded PhD)
  • good analytical skills
  • highly-tuned intuitive skills when dealing with clients
  • ability to quickly become familiar with new complex issues quickly
  • knowledge of object-oriented programming languages (e.g. C#)
  • A good command of spoken and written German is desirable but not essential

Your new employer

Working at ORCONOMY means expanding your own horizons and learning. We offer you the chance to work independently and to put your know-how to the Test by working on new, exciting challenges. We also offer an attractive benefit package – flexible working hours and a good work-life balance, free fruit and beverages at your workplace as well as room for personal and professional development.

This is a permanent, full-time position and available immediately. As a dynamic, fast-growing company we would be interested in a long-term working relationship.

Your application

We look forward to hearing from you! Please send your full application as a PDF-file, quoting reference number AS18-003,  to melanie.mennemeier@orconomy.de  by October 2018. Your application should contain the following:

  • an informative and concise letter of motivation (incl. the reference number; max. one page)
  • tabular personal data sheet
  • relevant certificates and testimonials (e. g. work samples, if available).

Melanie Mennemeier | ORCONOMY GmbH | Technologiepark 19 | 33100 Paderborn
Tel. +49 5251 68220-0 | melanie.mennemeier@orconomy.de