The Analytics Society of INFORMS is focused on promoting the use of data-driven analytics and fact-based decision making in practice. The Society recognizes that analytics is seen as both (i) a complete business problem solving and decision making process, and (ii) a broad set of analytical methodologies that enable the creation of business value. To this purpose, the Society promotes the integration of a wide range of analytical techniques and the end-to-end analytics process. It will support activities that illuminate significant innovations and achievements in specific steps and/or in the execution of the process as a whole, where success is defined by the impact on the business.

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  • San Francisco, California, Assistant / Associate Professor, Dept. of Business Analytics & Information Systems University of San Francisco R0005465 USF Hilltop Campus Job Title: Assistant / Associate Professor, Dept. of Business Analytics & Information Systems Job Summary: Position: The School of Management at the University of San Francisco is accepting applicants for a tenure-track faculty position in the Department of Business Analytics and Information Systems. The business world is in a time of great change, with the analytics revolution driving the transformation of all aspects of business. The San Francisco Bay Area is at the epicenter of these changes, and here at USF we have a great opportunity - and responsibility - to prepare our students to thrive in this world. Person: We seek an individual excited about teaching undergraduate and graduate business students, conducting high-quality research, and being an active part of a dynamic community of teachers and scholars. We prefer to add a colleague with leadership skills who is interested in helping us grow and develop innovative programs to serve the University and the broader community. Full Job Description: Teaching : Candidates must demonstrate strong potential for teaching excellence along with a desire to work in a collaborative, team-teaching setting. Skills in teaching operations management, information systems, business analytics, and/or, programing are highly desirable. Business Context : It is essential that the candidate be socialized to business and have a strong understanding of how technical knowledge and capabilities are used to create and communicate actionable managerial insight to drive business outcomes. We strongly prefer candidates with substantial relevant work experience and/or research directly related to the practice of their discipline. The ideal candidate will be motivated to participate in courses and programs that are closely aligned with current and emerging business trends. Scholarship : We seek teacher-scholars with a strong interest in research that is grounded in business practice. We are particularly interested in candidates with expertise in the use of data-driven analytics to drive business process change. Candidates must demonstrate potential for an active research agenda. Requirements for Position : The successful candidate must have completed a research doctorate in Operations Management, Information Systems, Industrial Engineering, Management Science, Operations Research, Statistics, Computer Science, Applied Economics, or a related field from an accredited university. Applicants who are currently doctoral students must be on course to complete all degree requirements by May 31, 2022. As a Jesuit institution, diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) are fully embraced at all levels of the University. An applicant interested in a position in the business analytics and information systems department must have a strong lens of equity and experience working with diverse students, faculty, and staff. In addition, applicants should have a demonstrated ability or plan to cultivate an inclusive classroom and working environment that would support USF's Jesuit mission. The School of Management : Our school offers bachelor and master degree programs in business, nonprofit, and public administration. Most undergraduate students are based on the Hilltop Campus in Malloy Hall, a modern, purpose-built facility with classrooms, offices, and gathering spaces. Graduate programs are housed in a modernized historic building in downtown San Francisco, within walking distance of many leading technology companies, a thriving startup community, and a number of well-established companies in financial services, retailing, hospitality, and other industries. The school has accreditation from AACSB, NASPAA, and WASC. It is an exciting time to be at the University of San Francisco's School of Management. Our MBA program was recently ranked as one of the top 100 in the world by US News and World Report overall and as one of the top 25 MBAs for business analytics. Our new full-time MS in Information Systems in thriving. We just launched a new BSBA major in Business Analytics that is growing rapidly. Working here offers the opportunity to participate in a collaborative and supportive environment with colleagues who have substantial business experience and research expertise. The school welcomes inter-disciplinary and practice-oriented scholarship, as well as discipline-based and theoretical academic research. The University of San Francisco : Since 1855, the University of San Francisco has dedicated itself to offering daring and dynamic educational programs. USF is committed to being a premier Jesuit Catholic, urban university with a global perspective. We are committed to educating hearts and minds to cultivate the whole person, to pursuing learning as a lifelong humanizing and liberating social activity, and to making excellence the standard for teaching, scholarship, creative expression, and service. Inspired by a faith that believes in and strives for justice, we endeavor to humbly and responsibly engage with and contribute to the cultural, intellectual, economic and spiritual vitality of the San Francisco Bay Area and of the global communities to which we belong. The University will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified applicants with disabilities upon request. To Apply : For more information and to apply online, please go to usfjobs.com to submit a cover letter, CV, sample teaching evaluations, and three letters of reference. In addition, all candidates should submit a Diversity Statement demonstrating their approach to DEI in a higher educational context. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Full-Time/Part-Time: Full time Pay Rate: Salary To apply, visit https://usfca.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/USF_Full-Time_Faculty/job/USF-Hilltop-Campus/Assistant-Professor_R0005465 . The University of San Francisco is located in the heart of one of the world’s most innovative and diverse cities, and is home to a vibrant academic community of students and faculty who achieve excellence in their fields. Its diverse student body enjoys direct access to faculty, small classes and outstanding opportunities in the city itself. USF is San Francisco's first university, and its Jesuit Catholic mission helps ignite a student’s passion for social justice and a desire to “Change the World From Here.” For more information, visit http://www.usfca.edu. Copyright ©2021 Jobelephant.com Inc. All rights reserved. Posted by the FREE value-added recruitment advertising agency jeid-b03aae5524a51747bc79238eb43b1e7a
  • Boulder , Colorado, Position Summary: The Quality Assurance team is seeking a Quality Engineering (QE) Manager to lead the quality engineering activities within the overall product lifecycle of our products. Key Job Responsibilities: Establish strategic and tactical role of the QE team, and roles and responsibilities. Develop and implement design control and risk management procedures to meet requirements of 21 CFR 820 and ISO13485:2016 as well as ISO 14971:2019. Support development projects through design phases to transfer to manufacturing Support transfer projects from design into manufacturing and support the scale-up in manufacturing from pilot to full production. Support process changes and engineering projects to provide overall quality assurance as it relates to quality standards, design controls, and risk assessments. Support investigations of complaints and CAPA root causes. Maintain oversight of all projects encompassing the assay product development, product lifecycle management, change control, as well as product software development and maintenance. Coordinate project status with separate software quality engineering team for a comprehensive view at SomaLogic liaising with the Project Management team for alignment. Review and approval of IQ, QQ and PQs Provide direct feedback on any issue identified and work with subject matter experts for resolution. Assist in training and maintaining compliance to regulations and procedures. Provide Quality Engineering support in resolving supplier-related quality issues and complaint investigations. Develop team members.   Education: Bachelor’s degree in Science or Engineering or related discipline with 10 years of experience, including at least 5 years in a supervisory role, or with a Master’s degree in Science or Engineering, 2 years in a supervisory role ASQ certified quality engineer and/or ASQ certified auditor preferred. Six Sigma/Lean certified preferred. Minimum of 5 years quality experience with an FDA regulated manufacturing company. Detail-oriented with the ability to lead multiple projects and activities assigned. Excellent organizational skills, planning, communication and follow up skills. Proficient in Microsoft suite, SPC tools. Skills and Experience:   Ability to work in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment with strict deadlines Strong working knowledge of 21 CFR 820/803, ISO 13485:2016, ISO 14971:2019 Familiar with ISO 15189:2012 Experience in a GMP regulated environment Significant attention to detail and highly organized Demonstrated oral, presentation and technical writing skills Personnel development experience Strong analytical skills The base salary offered may vary depending on the candidate’s job-related knowledge, skills, and experience.
  • Colorado Springs, Colorado, In this position, you perform a variety of high-level technical and analytical tasks to improve data quality.  You will work closely with system administrators to research, remediate and monitor data quality issues that impact analysis and reporting. Essential Job Functions - the basic job duties an employee must be able to perform:   Use technology to evaluate large datasets for quality and accuracy; systematically audit, identify and recommend solutions for data quality problems to include record duplication, inconsistencies, and accuracy and missing data Work with system administrators to include RMS to prioritize and correct data quality errors, determine root cause for data quality errors and make recommendations for long-term solutions; research and determine scope and complexity of the issues and identify steps to fix the issues Write SQL scripts and queries from data sources to extract data and create reports and queries Develop process improvements to enhance overall data quality Analyze datasets and draw valid conclusions to make recommendations based on the data Determine business-level impacts related to data quality issues; works cross-functionally to understand errors and to develop data cleansing plans and or implement permanent process solutions to improve data quality Create user-specified reports and dashboards within user databases, document these functionalities, and assist with end-user training and support Define and developing clear and concise standard operating procedures including standards in collaboration with other members of the department and representatives of other relevant departments We are looking for candidates who demonstrate: Knowledge of intermediate math and statistical analysis Ability to analyze data and report findings and conclusions Ability to write reports, prepare letters, expositions, and summaries Ability to forecast based on data Ability to prepare statistical charts, graphs, and exhibits using data Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in a field appropriate to assigned area of responsibility which may include, Criminal Justice, Sociology, Criminology, Psychology, or other research-intensive fields Five years of full-time professional analytical experience specific to the area of assignment Possess or obtain upon hire, and maintain, a valid, non-probationary Colorado driver’s license not subject to restriction related to alcohol and/or drug violations or pending charges One (1) year of the appropriate type and level of experience may be substituted for each required year of post-high school education. Additional appropriate education may be substituted for the minimum experience requirements. $6,460.00 - $7,755.00 Monthly
  • Orange, California, Enterprise Analytics Manager (2 Openings) Job Description Department(s): Financial Analysis (Enterprise Analytics) Reports to: Sr Manager, Financial Analysis FLSA status: Non-Exempt Salary Grade: O - $50.4808 - $71.6346 ($105,000 - $149,000) Job Summary The Enterprise Analytics (EA) Manager provides a “one-stop shop” for analysis, visualization, reporting, guidance, and expert knowledge on healthcare analytics for various departments within CalOptima. The incumbent will work independently and in collaboration with other knowledge experts to develop report suites that are accurate in transforming various data sets into information as well as high-impact presentations utilizing Tableau to visualize results in a framework that enables decision-makers to drill-down. The incumbent will evaluate various issues, perform detailed analysis as it relates to those issues, and communicate well-reasoned solutions to all levels of management within CalOptima. The incumbent will work with large amounts of claims, authorizations, case management, enrollment, and provider data. The incumbent will have strong database, spreadsheet, and business intelligence (BI) presentation skills. Position Responsibilities: Provides clinical and utilization analysis to assist medical management with improving outcomes and quality of care for CalOptima members. Researches, assesses, and develops advanced tools, models, visualizations, reports, and approaches to increase accuracy and timeliness of data-driven projects. Develops return on investment and business case analyses for program initiatives under consideration by senior management. Collaborates with the Data Warehouse team to design and recommend improvements to the data warehouse. Mentors, trains, and acts as a lead for more junior analytical staff. Creates models to answer “what-if” questions for changes to programs or initiatives. Partners with CalOptima leaders to establish measurable improvement goals. Other projects and duties as assigned. Possesses the Ability to: Produce and adapt various T-SQL programs. Apply advanced knowledge of Tableau (BI software) Assess and analyze the relationship between the data and departmental operations. Use or build sophisticated analytical tools to build prototypes and models. Train and mentor less experienced analytics staff. Lead cross-functional teams when needed around analytical projects and solutions that involve data capture. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with CalOptima leadership and staff. Communicate clearly and concisely, both verbally and in writing, with all organizational levels and in situations requiring instructing, persuading, negotiating, consulting, and advising. Assist in the formulation of policies and procedures, as well as understand and interpret policies, procedures, and regulations. Apply statistics to describe information and when needed calculate confidence in sampling and forecast methods. Utilize and access computer and appropriate software (e.g., Microsoft SQL Server, Microsoft Office: Word, Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint, Access) and job-specific applications/systems (e.g., Tableau, T-SQL) to produce correspondence, charts, spreadsheets, and/or other information applicable to the position assignment. Experience & Education: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Data Science, Data Analytics, Business Administration, Economics, Statistics, Applied Mathematics, or other related field and/or equivalent work experience working with full cycle data analytics, required. 5 years of applied expert knowledge in SQL development (e.g., SQL queries, stored procedures, and functions) required; preferably in a Microsoft SQL Server environment. 5 years of experience developing reports and conducting data analysis using Tableau required. 5 years of analytical experience working with Medi-Cal and/or Medicare payer information required. Knowledge of: Typical payer healthcare data sets (e.g., claims, encounters, authorizations, case management, etc.) Healthcare coding systems (e.g., HCPCS, ICD-10, revenue codes, etc.) CalOptima is an equal employment opportunity employer and makes all employment decisions on the basis of merit. CalOptima wants to have qualified employees in every job position. CalOptima prohibits unlawful discrimination against any employee, or applicant for employment, based on race, religion/religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, mental or physical disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sex, sex stereotype, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transitioning status, age, sexual orientation, immigration status, military status as a disabled veteran, or veteran of the Vietnam era, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state, or local laws. CalOptima also prohibits unlawful discrimination based on the perception that anyone has any of those characteristics or is associated with a person who has, or is perceived as having, any of those characteristics. If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to access job openings or apply for a job on this site as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations by contacting Human Resources Disability Management at 657-900-1134. Job Location: Orange, California Position Type: To apply, visit https://jobs.silkroad.com/CalOptima/Careers/jobs/3472 Copyright ©2021 Jobelephant.com Inc. All rights reserved. Posted by the FREE value-added recruitment advertising agency jeid-bdcfed591a74d94f874ba21a6ffbf929
  • Ehrenberg, Arizona, COMPANY BACKGROUND: Morgan Truck Body, LLC is the largest manufacturer of medium duty freight and refrigerated van and truck bodies in North America.  Founded in 1952, as a small welding shop in Morgantown, Pennsylvania, on the site where Conestoga wagons were manufactured through the late 1800s, we have experienced tremendous growth and continue to look for additional expansion opportunities around the world.  With a total of fourteen manufacturing and six service facilities strategically located across the U.S. and Canada, Morgan is able to provide the quality, service, and prompt delivery our customers expect.    A subsidiary of J.B. Poindexter, a privately held diversified manufacturing company, Morgan offers a vast variety of career opportunities, internally as well as within the J.B. Poindexter family of companies.  We offer competitive salaries and progressive benefits including health, dental, vision, life insurance, disability plans, 401K, paid time off, tuition reimbursement and more.  We pride ourselves in team member development, performance, recognition, and a culture of diversity and respect.  Whether you are taking the next step of your career or just beginning, joining Morgan’s winning team means being part of a great home away from home.  You will be challenged.  You will be proud.   POSITION SUMMARY: The Quality Engineer will lead, identify, and implement the Morgan quality system at the factory and corporate level using lean techniques for quality improvement. The role will identify best practices, processes, and standard work for the integration into Morgan’s quality / manufacturing strategy to ensure consistent high quality results.   KEY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: Work with customers to determine expectations to assist in execution of complex and/or high quantity orders Ensure the quality standard of Morgan in raw material and products produced by Morgan Monitor the production and machinery to ensure quality Responsible for the formulation of the testing procedures for quality checks Collect and analyze data Allocate responsibilities to staff and supervising employees Record quality test results and present to various levels of management Collect data, analyze, and report on performance of quality systems at factory level. Ensure utilization of quality system procedures and processes to maintain high standards of quality and reliability. Communicate and implement Morgan’s lean foundational strategies (engage the work force, straight through flow, single piece flow, cycle time variation reduction tools/strategies). Develop/revise Quality Standards and standard work Conduct internal audits and initiate corrective actions Meet with customers at start-up of builds to refine customer requirements Assist in first article inspections and paper pilots of complex and/or high quantity orders Visit Morgan plants to ensure consistency of results for multiple builds Work with plants to put in place preventive measure to mitigate risk of defects Communicate results of customer audits and internal audits to Morgan stakeholders Test pilot new Quality Standards at different plants to ensure consistency Work with Engineering to improve methods of operation Conduct problem solving events at different Morgan plants  Assist plants in problem solving warranty claims Coordinate with Operations Directors to deliver training as needed EXPERTISE REQUIRED: Bachelor’s Degree preferred – Engineering, or equivalent work experience Minimum 5 years quality engineering experience Strong communication, interpersonal, and writing skills Exceptional analytical and decision making skills Must have the ability to read blue prints and or drawings, tape measure, and other quality measuring equipment Ability to plan, organize, communicate, and motivate employees Must be able to prioritize own work schedule Keen eye for detail work Exceptional problem solving skills Up to 20% travel, some outside the country competitive based on experience

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