Operations Research Scientist, Supply Chain

Remote, United States

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Coupa Software, Inc.

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Coupa Software (NASDAQ: COUP), a leader in business spend management (BSM), has been certified as a “Great Place to Work” by the Great Place to Work organization. We deliver “Value as a Service” by helping our customers maximize their spend under management, achieve significant cost savings and drive profitability. Coupa provides a unified, cloud-based spend management platform that connects hundreds of organizations representing the Americas, EMEA, and APAC with millions of suppliers globally. The Coupa platform provides greater visibility into and control over how companies spend money. Customers – small, medium and large – have used the Coupa platform to bring billions of dollars in cumulative spend under management. Learn more at www.coupa.com. Read more on the Coupa Blog or follow @Coupa on Twitter.
Do you want to work for Coupa Software, the world's leading provider of cloud-based spend management solutions? We’re a company that had a successful IPO in October 2016 (NASDAQ: COUP) to fuel our innovation and growth. At Coupa, we’re building a great company that is laser focused on three core values:
1. Ensure Customer Success – Obsessive and unwavering commitment to making customers successful.2. Focus On Results – Relentless focus on delivering results through innovation and a bias for action.3. Strive For Excellence – Commitment to a collaborative environment infused with professionalism, integrity, passion, and accountability.

Role Responsibilities

  • Serve as a member of the Supply Chain Design and Planning team within Applied Research. Focus will be on Transportation and Network Optimization solvers to design stable, effective algorithms that addresses the needs of our customers
  • Design, develop, and test algorithms to solve complex supply chain problems
  • Take ownership of projects and drive them through to completion thoroughly and efficiently
  • Work effectively with small teams in order to complete projects on time
  • Understand the key performance indices for solution quality and seek solutions to improve these metrics
  • Support existing business applications for internal and external stakeholders

Role Requirements

  • Graduate degree in Operations Research or equivalent (Ph.D. or significant experience required).
  • Have a history of working in optimization technologies.  (Required)
  • Solid background in mathematical optimization and planning methods (Required)
  • Experience with complex algorithmic development (Highly desired)
  • Experience with mathematical modeling systems and algebraic modeling languages (Desirable)
At Coupa, we have a strong and innovative team dedicated to improving the spend management processes of today’s dynamic businesses. It’s our people who make it happen, and we strive to attract and retain the best in every discipline.
We take care of our employees every way we can, with competitive compensation packages, as well as restricted stock units, an Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP), comprehensive health benefits for employees and their families, retirement and savings plans with employer match, a flexible work environment, no limit vacations for exempt employees, non-exempt employees are on an accrual basis for PTO, catered lunches…And much more!
As part of our dedication to the diversity of our workforce, Coupa is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity without regard for race, ethnicity, gender, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or religion.
Please be advised, inquiries or resumes from recruiters will not be accepted.
Job tags: Cloud-based Customer success Research Supply Chain
Job region(s): North America
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