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We're hiring a Senior Operations Researcher


Medecipher is a highly innovative early stage company in the health IT space. We deliver products that apply modern Industrial Engineering and Operations Research technologies to the hospital operations environment. Medecipher helps hospitals improve the quality of care for patients, improve the quality of the work environment for staff, and reduce operating costs with a suite of proactive planning and electronic medical record (EMR)-integrated real-time decision support tools for optimizing clinical operations.


Medecipher is seeking a highly motivated operations researcher to develop statistical and operations research models for hospital operations applications. The candidate’s responsibilities involve developing predictive and prescriptive mathematical models and implementing these models. The candidate will collaborate with software engineers in the development and deployment of the fully integrated solutions for hospital customers. The ideal candidate is a quick learner and an effective communicator.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement predictive models in R and/or C#

  • Develop and implement optimization models in modern optimization language

  • Develop, implement and perform discrete event simulation in C# and/or Python

  • Test models for accuracy and performance

  • Collaborate with information technology colleagues, business owners and third-party vendors

  • Effectively communicate results to technical peers and supervisors


  • PhD in Operations Research/Industrial Engineering, or

  • Master in Operations Research/Industrial Engineering or Analytics + 2 years’ work experience

Desired Technical Skills

  • Programming Languages: Python, R, C#, C++, SQL

  • Technologies and Software: CPLEX, Gurobi, ARENA, MINITAB, Tableau, AWS

  • Libraries and Frameworks: Visual Studio, TensorFlow

Desired Graduate Coursework

  • Stochastic Optimization

  • Machine Learning

  • Applied Regression

  • Simulation Modeling

  • Linear Programming

  • Advanced Statistics

Desired Experience

  • Healthcare operations research

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