Economist

Digonex is seeking a candidate with Ph.D. in economics or operations research with a strong background in applied econometrics, statistical methods, industrial organization, and the microeconomics of optimal pricing strategies. The economist will oversee and enhance the implementation of existing algorithms, in addition to developing new customized and automated algorithms to optimize pricing.

Required Qualifications:

  • Experience developing and implementing demand models and optimization techniques
  • Ability to work independently as well as with a team of programmers and project managers
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Advanced knowledge of Stata and/or R

Valued Expertise:

  • Dynamic pricing
  • Revenue management
  • Operations research
  • Machine learning

Application Instructions:

Salary is competitive and will depend on experience. There are two openings: one of them is immediate and the other for next spring/summer. We will start conducting interviews in the Fall of 2019. We will also interview candidates at the ASSA meetings in San Diego, CA.

Electronic applications only; interested candidates must submit a cover letter explaining relevant research or experience, resume, official transcript, job market paper, and have three letters of reference sent via email, to: careers@digonex.com. The deadline for application is December 15, 2019.