The Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Ahmedabad is looking for a research associate position in a Data-driven E-Commerce Order Fulfilment.
The research associate candidate is expected to pursue scientific research in cooperation with e-Commerce companies, and publish research results in scientific journals. This position is based out of Ahmedabad, India. The candidate also participates in the education program and workshops.
Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Ahmedabad is a business school located in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India. It is consistently ranked among the top business schools in India. The school has been accorded the status of an Institute of National Importance by the Ministry of Human Resources, Government of India in 2017.
Within the context of the project, the candidate will be developing a new methodology, which typically involves Mathematical programming (Integer and Constraint Programming), Stochastic optimization, as well as Machine learning. This project is funded by the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) and the Indian Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY).
- Applicants for the project should have completed (or be close to completion of) a Ph.D. degree in Operations Research, Computer Science, Econometrics, Mathematics or a comparable domain.
- Fluency in English is required. Moreover, the candidate must be comfortable in programming languages such as Java/ C++ and R/ Python.
- Affinity with Big Data Science, Operations Management or Econometrics is a plus.
- Exceptional MSc students in Operations Research can also be considered.
The contract is initially for one year with the potential for extending to another year.
How to Apply?
Interested candidates can apply along with their research profile to firstname.lastname@example.org before October 31, 2020.
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