United Airlines Jobs in Chicago| Lead Scientist

Website United Airlines

If You are Looking for Jobs in Chicago, Check out this Lead Scientist Job vacancy in Chicago. There’s never been a more exciting time to join United Airlines. We’re on a path towards becoming the best airline in the history of aviation. Our shared purpose – Connecting People, Uniting the World – is about more than getting people from one place to another.

It also means that as a global company that operates in hundreds of locations around the world with millions of customers and tens of thousands of employees, we have a unique responsibility to uplift and provide opportunities in the places where we work, live and fly, and we can only do that with a truly diverse and inclusive workforce.

Your Duties And Responsibilities as a Lead Scientist

  • Identifies, investigates and introduces industry leading concepts to solve complex business problems leveraging big data
  • Responsible for driving product enhancements, and/or research & development activities independently or as part of a team, with an orientation to locating opportunity, generating practical business solutions, and delivering value
  • Stays abreast of changing business trends and enable 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
  • 3+ years of in-depth experience in model prototyping through use of either optimization toolkit(s) including CPLEX, AMPL or OPL and/or statistical modeling/machine learning using applications such as SAS, Minitab, Gauss
  • Strong experience with C, C++, Java, R, Python or other structured programming language
  • 4+ years (or 3+ years if PhD) 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
Job Details  
Company Name : United Airlines
Location : Chicago, Illinois, United States
Job Type : Full-Time