JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2019 - January 31, 2020

Digonex Technologies

This listing is inactive.
Economist team

JOE ID Number: 2019-02_111463292
Date Posted: 09/18/2019
Date Inactive: 01/31/2020
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Economist
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Indianapolis, Indiana, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
C0 -- General
L0 -- General
D0 -- General
Revenue Management
Dynamic Pricing
Demand estimation
Data analysis
Machine learning
Operations research
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Digonex serves the pricing needs of clients in attractions, live entertainment, media and retail through the development of customized algorithms.

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 customized and automated algorithms to optimize pricing.

Required skills
- Experience developing and implementing demand models and optimization techniques
- Ability to work independently as well as with a team of non-economists
- Effective verbal and written communication skills
- Advanced knowledge of Stata and/or R

Valued fields of expertise
- Dynamic pricing
- Revenue management
- Operations research
- Machine learning

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 Fall 2019. We will also interview candidates at the AEA meetings in San Diego CA.

Electronic applications only; interested candidates must submit a cover letter, resume, official transcript, job market paper, and three letters of reference. The deadline for application is December 15, 2019.

Application Requirements:
  • Letters of Reference
  • Research Papers
  • Transcripts
  • Job Market Paper
  • CV
  • Cover Letter
  • Application Deadline Has Passed