Memphis Job Opportunities


Ops Research Scientist II



Memphis, TN, USA
Posted on Tuesday, June 25, 2024


FedEx Freight, Inc. in Memphis, TN has the following opening for a Ops Research Scientist II

Job Description: Formulate and apply sophisticated

modeling and other advanced analytic methods using a computer to develop and

interpret information that assists management with decision making, policy

formulation, or other managerial functions. Identify performance improvement

opportunities via data analysis and develop decision support tools to ensure

most cost conscience, efficient use of company resources that supports service

objectives. Identify, analyze, interpret and visualize trends or patterns in

complex data sets. Develop concepts into business plans utilizing appropriate

research techniques, methodologies, and experience and present them to senior

management with recommendation for implementation. Provide project support or individually

design and develop models for testing, validation and evaluation of strategic

proposals. Evaluate alternative systems or transportation networks employing

financial, computer, geographic or operational models as appropriate. Position

allows for partial remote work and reports to company office in Memphis, TN.

Job Requirements: Requires a Master’s or PhD in

Industrial Engineering, Math, Statistics, or related quantitative discipline.

Experience is required (3 years with Master’s or 0 years with PhD). Must have some

experience or education in each of the following skills: Java, Python, SQL,

SAS; Optimization/Simulation Software, including CPLEX, Gurobi, FlexSim;

Mathematical Optimization and Solution Methods for Linear and Integer

Programing; Relational Database Systems, including Oracle, DB2, Terradata; and

Statistical Software and Reporting Interfaces, Data Mining Tools, Machine

Learning Techniques, and Data Visualization.

How to apply:

Internal applicants: Log in to Workday, select careers under all apps, and

then Internal Careers portal enter P25-113221-0 and follow prompts to apply. FedEx Freight Inc. is an

equal opportunity employer.

External applicants: Go to https://careers.fedex.com/freight, enter P25-113229-0 under Keywords/Job

ID/Job Title.