Modelling Engineer

VERS02318

Your mission

As a Modelling Engineer, you work in a team to solve complex problems to improve business- production planning- or logistics processes. Your tasks are the following:

  • Investigate and understand the problem or search for the improvement by having discussions with supply chain experts
  • Translate the general model concepts in a powerful software design, develop the algorithms and implement them
  • Adapt and further develop the model design to meet additional requirements and to further improve performance in terms of solution quality and solving time
  • Deploy and test the model and monitor the model performance
  • Built relations with the production to understand the possibilities and restrictions on the production flows, built relations with business to test hypotheses and relevance of conclusion
  • Work closely with IT-experts (responsible for design of the model context) and exchange info with solver vendor experts to optimize performance and to fix problems

Your experience

  • Master or Phd in Engineering (Physics, Electromechanics, Mechanics, Computer science)
  • Capable of high intellectual thinking, but in relation to real industrial or logistical problems
  • Knowledge of software design
  • Experienced in programming, especially in C++ , strong knowledge of object-oriented concepts. C# is a plus!
  • Knowledge of operations research techniques (linear programming, mixed integer programming)
  • Know-how of mathematical optimization techniques (local search and gradient methods) and/or constraint programming techniques
  • Strong communication skills
  • Good organization skills and able to work within given deadlines
  • Fluent in Dutch and English

VeroTech offers you

  • Grow your talents by challenging mid to long-term R&D projects in different industries
  • Join an inspiring community of engineers with different backgrounds and seniority levels
  • Working in a people-oriented company with an informal working environment
  • Close follow-up of your career path combined with technical and business related trainings
  • A motivating salary, with extralegal benefits and the possibility of a company car

Location

Ghent

Publication date

08-01-2021