Operation Research Lead

Location: Singapore
Job Type: Permanent
Contact: KarMun Cheah
Email: email KarMun
Posted: 11 months ago
  • Greenfield hire – create legacy within organization
  • Drive strategy and lead the Operation Research function with senior stakeholders
  • International and established logistic tech startup


  • Optimization of scheduling and improvements of fulfilment engine
  • Design, develop, and implement algorithms and new technologies to improve operations
  • Own the end to end execution of projects from data collection, model development, presentation, measurement, deployment, and improvement
  • Build Operation Research (OR) models to optimize existing systems
  • Monitor performance of operations processes and address internal inquiries related to optimization strategy
  • Maintain expert level knowledge on industry trends, emerging technologies, methodologies and apply it to new projects
  • Guide team on OR specific projects


  • Minimum bachelor’s degree in Operation Research, Computer Science, Statistics, or similar field
  • Minimum five (5) years of experience as a data scientist with a specialization in OR or an OR specialist
  • Proficiency in Python, Java, SQL
  • Strong experience in OR algorithms and libraries (Gurobi / Coin-OR)
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Experience in warehouse/transport analysis or experience in model/software products for supply chain and logistics industry preferred
  • Strong interpersonal and stakeholder management experience
  • Independent and able to develop OR strategy and roadmap

Reaching out

For a confidential discussion on this or any other opportunities available in the market please contact KarMun Cheah at karmun.cheah@next-wavepartners.com - Direct Line: +65 6692 9042

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