This is an opportunity to be part of Dynamic NeT, a new project in Maersk Line Operations which will transform the manner in which Maersk Line does operations.
Reporting to the Programme Lead Business Value in Dynamic NeT, the position offers a unique opportunity to impact the digital transformation in Maersk Line Operations through your expertise in using mathematical modeling and optimization to solve business problems.
The Business Value team is responsible for ensuring that the IT functionalities and processes delivered as part of the project deliver value to the business.
We offer a position where you put theory into practice and combine your academic knowledge of mathematical optimization and software development skills with a business mind-set.
You will be working in an international environment at Maersk Line’s headquarter in Copenhagen where you will be part of Network Strategy in Maersk Line Operations.
As a researcher within disruption management in liner shipping you will be responsible for collecting and analyzing business requirements, envision solutions, develop and test prototypes for the vessel and cargo recovery problem in connection with disruptions.
You will be responsible for developing algorithms for solving the vessel and cargo recovery problem.
You will furthermore be responsible for the creation of test cases and for testing the developed algorithms.
You will be involved in the general developments for Dynamic NeT to ensure that the algorithms developed for the vessel recovery can interact, exchange data and work from the same database.
You will have the opportunity to cooperate with other leading optimization specialists within Maersk Line as well as external
partners at universities.
The successful candidate has a technical background with a PhD in engineering, mathematics or computer science specializing in Operations Research and preferably mathematical optimization. Prior experience with disruption management research and liner shipping are distinct advantages.
You are able to document business requirements, formulate these into mathematical models and implement solvers in standard optimization software packages or customized applications.
Experience with prototyping is a must and software development in a business environment is highly desirable.
You have the ability to work under deadlines and are capable of delivering in increments.
You have good communication and interpersonal skills enabling you to work in a team and with external stakeholders.
Proficiency in both written and oral English is a must.
You must have experience with IT development on Linux/C++ platform or Windows/C#.
Please apply using our online system and note interviews may be conducted before the closing date.