Levi, Ray & Shoup, Inc. Senior Operations Research Developer in Dallas, Texas

Position Senior Operations Research Developer

Category Other

Location(s) Dallas TX

Department LRS Consulting Services

Job Number 15713

Looking for more than just another assignment? We're looking for you! This isn't just another assignment, but a real opportunity and a challenge for the right person. LRS Consulting Services is seeking two Senior Operations Research Developers for an 18-month contract opportunity with our client in Dallas, TX!

LRS Consulting Services has been delivering the highest quality consultants to our clients since 1979. We've built a solid reputation for dealing with our clients and our consultants with honesty, integrity, and respect. We work hard every day to maintain that reputation, and we're very interested in candidates who can help us. If you're that candidate, this opportunity is made for you!

The Senior Operations Research Developers will:

  • Translate business requirements into mathematical models, design solution approaches and develop code to solve the models, and interact closely with business Customers to refine solutions consistent with business objectives and constraints.

  • Develop mathematical models based on business requirements.

  • Develop solution strategies to solve models developed.

  • Develop code to implement solution strategies.

  • Prepare technical documentation of models and solution strategies.

  • Lead reviews of models, solution strategies, and code with the Team to leverage its collective experience.

  • Test applications to insure they perform as expected, and solve the correct problem.

  • Lead reviews of solutions with business Customers to ensure that they are acceptable. Calibrate the model or solution strategy as needed.

  • Work effectively with the rest of the Team, business Customers, Technology development Teams, and support groups.

  • Provide support for developed applications as needed. Create enhancements, or recalibrate as the business problem changes.

  • Provide leadership, guidance, and mentoring to other less-experienced Team members.

To apply, please submit your resume to hropp@LRS.com. Visit us online at www.LRS.com.

LRS is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants for employment will receive consideration without unlawful discrimination based on race, color, religion, creed, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, gender identity, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, citizenship status or protected veteran status.


  • 3+ years experience applying Operations Research methods in a business environment OR 1+ years experience plus a PhD degree

  • 1+ years experience using Xpress, CPLEX, or other industrial-strength LP/IP tools

  • Working knowledge of standard programming languages, and associated development tools (compilers, debuggers, etc.)

  • Knowledge of software development, practice, concepts, and technology

  • Candidate must be able to effectively communicate in English (written & verbal)

  • Candidate must have permanent authorization to work in the USA for any employer

  • Corp to corp candidates will not be considered

Optional Skills:

  • Prior experience applying optimization methods in an airline environment preferred

  • Prior experience with Crew optimization, real-time optimization and recovery preferred

  • Experience using SAS, SPSS, R, or similar industrial-strength statistical tools to create statistical models preferred

  • C++ coding experience preferred

Job Type:

This position is not eligible for benefits.

This position is: Contractual

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