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DELMIA Operations Research Scientist – S&OP

Netherlands, 0796, 's-Hertogenbosch Regular 5/11/2022 526080

Imagine new horizons….

Dassault Systèmes provides businesses and people with virtual universes to imagine sustainable innovations. Its 3DEXPERIENCE platform leverages the Company’s world-leading 3D software applications to transform the way products are designed, produced, and supported. With its online architecture, the 3DEXPERIENCE environment helps businesses to test and evaluate the eventual experience they will deliver to their customers. Twelve Brands are dedicated to that purpose.

DELMIA is one of these brands, focused to bring value to Manufacturing supply chain networks. It gives visibility across all time horizons and all the important information. DELMIA enables to Collaborate and digitally Model, Plan, Optimize and Perform the operations of entire networks. Connecting the real world with the virtual world to anticipate and execute desired outcomes across operations. With DELMIA we can MAKE it happen.


What will your Role be?

In the DELMIA Application Development department we are looking for an Operations Research Scientist to create world-class optimizers that solve the planning and scheduling puzzles our customers encounter every day. This is a full-time, permanent role based in the Dassault Systèmes R&D Lab in `s-Hertogenbosch, the Netherlands. We expect you to work at this office for several days a week, while the rest of the week you can work from home.

DELMIA R&D consists of several software development teams, each with their own area of focus and with a high degree of ownership. You will become part of a small team that is dedicated to the development of our S&OP solutions on the 3DEXPERIENCE platform. Here you would work on Supply Chain Planning and/or Inventory Planning puzzles which focus on improving the overall company performance and processes. You would develop algorithms that consider the complete production process, taking into account available capacity as well as that of suppliers, while evaluating demand as well as lead-time uncertainties. You would collaborate closely with our Industry Process Consultants to ensure the optimizers do not just provide great results but are user friendly as well.


The challenges ahead:

  • Design and implement new optimization solutions and analyse and improve existing solutions for sales and operations planning.
  • Spar with other Operations Research Scientists about the design, implementation, testing, and debugging of our algorithms and solutions.
  • Collaborate with our Industry Process Consultants in designing functional solutions that incorporate optimization.
  • Research alternative algorithms that could be used to solve puzzles in various real-life industries.

Your Key Success Factors

  • Relevant background in optimization techniques in operations research, such as: Mathematical Programming, Constraint Programming, Large Neighbourhood Search, Genetic Algorithms, etc.
  • Master’s degree in Operations Research, Econometrics, Computer Science, Applied and/or Business Mathematics, or similar.
  • Strong object-oriented programming skills, experience with Java development is a plus
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in English.
  • Communicative, enthusiastic, and flexible personality who can get work done.
  • > 3 years’ experience in a relevant position is preferred


Do you have a passion for cutting edge optimization and do you want to support the creation of our advanced planning, scheduling and supply chain optimization solutions? Do you have the right mentality and skill set? Then you are the person we are looking for!


Please apply if you’re interested, and include your resume as well as a cover letter with a clear motivation.


As a game-changer in sustainable technology and innovation, Dassault Systèmes is striving to build more inclusive and diverse teams across the globe. We believe that our people are our number one asset and we want all employees to feel empowered to bring their whole selves to work every day. It is our goal that our people feel a sense of pride and a passion for belonging. As a company leading change, it’s our responsibility to foster opportunities for all people to participate in a harmonized Workforce of the Future.

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DELMIA helps industries and service providers connect the virtual and real worlds of global operations to re-imagine business for achieving sustainable excellence and delivering orchestration across value networks.