Lead Scientist | United Airlines, Chicago

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If You are Looking for Jobs in Chicago, Check out this Lead Scientist Job vacancy in Chicago. We believe that inclusion propels innovation and is the foundation of all that we do. United’s Digital Technology team spans the globe and is made up of diverse individuals all working together with cutting-edge technology to build the best airline in the history of aviation.

Our team designs develop and maintains massively scaling technology solutions brought to life with innovative architectures, data analytics, and digital solutions.

Your Duties And Responsibilities as a Lead Scientist

  • Responsible for driving product enhancements, and/or research & development activities independently or as part of a team, with an orientation to locating opportunities, generating practical business solutions, and delivering value.
  • Stays abreast of changing business trends and enables the company in staying ahead of its competition
  • Set short and medium-term direction for research efforts
  • Demonstrates understanding of the business process and in-depth knowledge of business systems to identify and implement solutions and influences business processes that will result in significant bottom-line contributions and/or efficiency improvements

Who Can Apply For This Position 

  • Bachelor’s degree in operations research, statistics, or a related quantitative field
  • 4+ years (or 3+ years if Ph.D.) of airline or related business experience at successive levels in analytical fields solving complex business problems
  • 2+ years of proven ability in innovation to create business value through mathematical programming, statistics, and/or econometric modeling
  • Strong experience with C, C++, Java, R, Python or another structured programming language
  • 3+ years of in-depth experience in model prototyping through the use of either optimization toolkit(s) including CPLEX, AMPL, or OPL and/or statistical modeling/machine learning using applications such as SAS, Minitab, Gauss
Job Details  
Company Name : United Airlines
Location : Chicago, Illinois, United States
Job Type : Full-Time

To apply for this job please visit careers.united.com.