JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2018 - January 31, 2019

Digonex Inc

This listing is inactive.
Economist team

JOE ID Number: 2018-02_111461043
Date Posted: 10/24/2018
Date Inactive: 01/31/2019
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Economist
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Indianapolis, Indiana, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
C5 -- Econometric Modeling
C3 -- Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models; Multiple Variables
C8 -- Data Collection and Data Estimation Methodology; Computer Programs
C6 -- Mathematical Methods; Programming Models; Mathematical and Simulation Modeling
L2 -- Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behavior
Dynamic Pricing
Demand estimation
Demand modeling
Revenue Management
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Digonex is an Indianapolis-based company owned by Emmis Communications (NASDAQ: EMMS). We have a team of PhD economists who develop customized algorithms to serve the pricing needs of clients in retail, attractions, live entertainment, media, and sports.

We seek a Ph.D. in economics or a related field with a strong background in applied econometrics, statistical methods, industrial organization, and the microeconomics of optimal pricing strategies.

Required Skills:
* Experience in 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 R

Valued Fields of Expertise:
* Dynamic pricing
* Revenue management
* Operations research
* Machine learning

Salary is competitive and will depend on experience. The expected start date is summer of 2018. We will conduct interviews at the ASSA meetings in Atlanta, GA.

Electronic applications only; interested candidates must submit a cover letter, a resume, an official transcript, and a research paper, and have three letters of reference through the JOE system. If you'd like to be considered for an interview in Atlanta, GA, please submit your application by December 3, 2018.

Application Requirements:
  • Letters of Reference
  • Transcripts
  • Job Market Paper
  • CV
  • Cover Letter
Application deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Application Deadline Has Passed