Operations Research Specialist

Pune, IN

Job Description / Skills Required

Aera Technology is the Decision Intelligence company. We deliver innovation and services that enable enterprises to operate sustainably, intelligently, and efficiently. Our platform, Aera Decision Cloud™, integrates with your existing systems to digitize, augment, and automate decisions in real time. Aera helps enterprises around the world transform decision making – delivering millions of recommendations that have resulted in significant revenue gains and cost savings for some of the world’s best-known brands.
We are looking for an exceptional Operations Research Scientist to join our team based in Pune, India. You will be working on new and challenging mathematical optimization applications using data science and optimization modelling techniques.  As a scientist on our team, you will play an integral role in developing analysis approaches, strategies, and models that improve the efficiency and cost-effectiveness


    • Working with data to solve operational problems related to planning, pricing, and supply chains
    • Designing, implementing, testing, and deploying robust general-purpose optimization algorithms
    • Data modelling and analysis, large-scale linear and integer programming, heuristic solutions design, and/or development of efficient optimization implementations
    • Partnering closely with the solution delivery teams to evangelize the art of possible with optimization approaches
    • Working closely with Customers and Engagement Principals on live projects.

Nice to have

    • Bachelor’s degree in a quantitative field such as applied mathematics, computer science, operations research, industrial engineering, or related field.
    • Experience with optimization methods and solvers (CPLEX, Gurobi, COIN-OR, etc.)
    • Proactive self-starter who is comfortable working remotely without micromanagement of day-to-day tasks
    • 10-15 years of relevant experience

Our Environment

    • AWS hosted infrastructure
    • Linux
    • Spark
    • Python
If you share our passion for building a sustainable, intelligent, and efficient world, you’re in the right place. Established in 2017 and headquartered in Mountain View, California, we're a series D start-up, with teams in Mountain View, San Francisco (California), Bucharest and Cluj-Napoca (Romania), Paris (France), Munich (Germany), London (UK), Pune (India), and Sydney (Australia).  So join us, and let’s build this!
Aera Technology is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, or disability status.
Benefits Summary 
At Aera Technology, we strive to support our Aeranauts and their loved ones through different stages of life with a variety of attractive benefits, and great perks. In addition to offering a competitive salary and company stock options, we have other great benefits available. You’ll find comprehensive medical, Group Medical Insurance, Term Insurance, Accidental Insurance, paid time off, Maternity leave, and much more. We offer unlimited access to online professional courses for both professional and personal development, coupled with people manager development programs. We believe in a flexible working environment, to allow our Aeranauts to perform at their best, ensuring a healthy work-life balance. When you’re working from the office, you’ll also have access to a fully-stocked kitchen with a selection of snacks and beverages.