Senior Engineer, Operations Research

United Technologies   •  

Farmington, CT

Industry: Transportation


Not Specified years

Posted 56 days ago

  • Role Overview
  • Otis is seeking an Operations Research Engineer who will actively participate in the international development of software components. The successful candidate will have responsibility for the development of optimization-based supervisory controls algorithms, as well as development of embedded, real-time software for the company's elevator control systems.
  • Essential Responsibilities
  • Proficiency in using and refining a Discrete-Event Simulation test environment for testing algorithms
  • Proficiency in defining and validating software requirements
  • Experience with the Model-Based Development (MBD) methodology and tools utilizing Rhapsody, Matlab/Simulink and other platforms
  • The ability to use robust analysis and design methods and coding in C/C++/C#, Python and other tools
  • Implementing design and preparation of product documentation
  • Creating automated tests
  • Education/Certifications
  • Advanced degree (master's minimum) in Operations Research, Mathematics, Computer Science or comparable field
  • Basic Qualifications
  • Deep background in Operations Research methodologies including optimization and simulation.
  • Experience with algorithm development and computational methods
  • The ability to using complex technical, mathematical and statistical methods, while also presenting results that can be easily understood
  • Excellent team, interpersonal, analysis and presentation skills required to lead and manage projects, as well as work within varying levels of the organization
  • A methodical and logical approach to work, as well as problem-solving abilities and confidence when working with data, resulting in sound decision-making and problem-solving
  • Excellent command of English, both spoken and written
  • Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience with algorithm and model development with applications in supervisory controls and/or service operations
  • Experience in and knowledge of Model-Based Development (MBD) software engineering, preferably with embedded system applications