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Algorithm and Optimization Expert

Philadelphia, United States

Vacancies: 0

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Quintiq, part of Dassault Systèmes, is looking for an Algorithm and Optimization Expert who is able to ensure that optimization methods used by Quintiq to solve industry puzzles are state of the art.

You will be designing and implementing optimizers for Quintiq Products, coaching consultants in optimization and researching algorithms to best solve all planning puzzles of the world.

Department & supervisor

You will work as part of a team of experts and will report to the Products Optimization Leader.


This role is based in Quintiq’s office at Radnor, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.

Type of employment

This is a full-time, permanent role.

Salary range & benefits

We provide excellent working conditions and a salary commensurate with experience and education. We provide an environment where self-reliant people will be well rewarded. Visit Careers & Benefits to find out more.


Be an expert in optimization techniques in operations research and artificial intelligence;

Apply these techniques to design optimization solutions and analyze existing solutions;

Coach and spar with other Algorithm Experts about design, implementation, testing and debugging of optimizers;

Assist Business Consultants in designing planning solutions that incorporate optimization;

Design and conduct experiments with different optimization approaches for industry problems solved by Quintiq;

Research literature to come up with potential improvement ideas;

Participate in optimization implementation process improvements and cooperation with R&D;

Create knowledge and e-learning products for optimization.

Job requirements

Knowledge of optimization techniques in operations research and artificial intelligence (linear programming, genetic algorithms, heuristic search techniques, constraint programming etc.);

Proven track-record for being able to apply optimization techniques in one or more domains such as vehicle routing, crew planning, manufacturing;

Academic level in computer science, operations research, econometrics, artificial intelligence or similar;

High abstraction level and analytic ability;

Strong communication skills, especially in an environment of top professionals;

Energetic and flexible personality who can get work done.

About Us

Quintiq is part of Dassault Systèmes, the 3DEXPERIENCE company that provides world-leading solutions to transform the way products are designed, produced and supported. Serving over 200,000 customers in 12 industries, from high-tech to life sciences, fashion to transportation, we help businesses and people around the world to create sustainable innovations for today and tomorrow.

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We attract and retain the best people by ensuring that you are constantly challenged and inspired by your work. Our environment stimulates creativity, fun and healthy competition where teams both push and help each other to excel. We provide numerous opportunities for professional improvement and advancement along your chosen career path. We are an equal opportunity employer. We believe the best way to build a strong workforce is by selecting from a diverse pool of applicants.

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