The University of Southampton is seeking an Operational Research Analyst, with expertise in discrete/combinatorial optimization, to work as a researcher on a 30-month project. The work will be undertaken in partnership with Lucketts Travel Ltd, who operate a fleet of a private-hire coaches. The project will involve developing and testing algorithms that integrate coach scheduling and driver rostering. The successful candidate should ideally have a PhD in a topic closely related to Operational Research or Optimization, although outstanding performance on a directly relevant Masters degree may also be acceptable.
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The deadline for applications is Thursday 20 December 2018.