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Simulation Specialist

Simulation Specialist

Job ID 
2017-1138
Job Locations 
US-TX-Dallas
Category 
Architecture
Type 
Regular Full-Time

More information about this job

Overview

We are pleased to announce new opportunities to join our team. With roots extending back to a two-person partnership formed in 1898 Page Southerland Page, Inc. is today one of the most prolific and enduring architectural and engineering practices. A full-service design organization with offices in Houston, Austin, Dallas, Denver, San Francisco and Washington DC, Page provides architecture, interiors, consulting and engineering services throughout the United States and around the world. The firm’s diverse, international portfolio includes projects in the healthcare, academic, government and science and technology sectors, as well as civic, corporate and urban housing projects. With a staff of over 450 architects, engineers, designers, strategic analysts, planners and technical specialists, Page has the resources and professional affiliations to responsibly handle projects of all scales and schedules.

Responsibilities

Page’s Predictive Analytics Group is a leading provider of facility design optimization services. Page’s leadership has set the standard for the integration of discrete event computer simulation and optimization tools, Lean process design, Six Sigma statistical analysis, and work measurement and work space mapping, thereby allowing our architectural practice to deliver objective, quantitative analysis of alternative designs that uniquely predict the and financial performance of our clients' future facilities. 

 

  • Utilizes discrete event simulation software, statistical analysis programs, and Six Sigma techniques, and work measurement and work space mapping tools to analyze and optimize the performance of healthcare, workspace and other environments
  • Sorts through complex cause-and-effect relationships that determine system performance
  • Demonstrates good, clear and concise communication to ensure a purposeful model is built and that the objectives, assumptions, and results of the study are understood
  • Interprets input and output data
  • Communicates with owners, stakeholders, customers through simulation study
  • Develops budgets and costs for each four primary stages of work

 

Qualifications

 

  • BS degree at a minimum
  • Strong analytical skills and problem solving abilities
  • Solid foundation in statistics and the design of experiments
  • Strong report communication skills
  • Organizational and engineering skills
  • Correctly analyzes and interprets input/output data
  • Candidate's academic training, work experience and long term career objectives all demonstrate a concentration in the data collection, analysis and simulation components of this work.
  • Experience, in school or on the job, working with discrete event simulation tools such as Simio (preferred), MedModel, Arena, Simul8, AnyLogic, Witness or FlexSim HC
  • Strong detail orientation and methodical work habits
  • Works well both independently and as part of a multifaceted team
  • Computer programming (C, Basic, Visual Basic)
  • Ability to implement ActiveX
  • Excellent Excel skills (pivot tables, statistical analysis)
  • Knowledge of Minitab or other simlar tool
  • Data visualization skills using Excel, Tableau, or other similar tool
  • Knowledge of Access and/or MS SQL

 

To learn more about the firm's Predictive Analytics work, go to www.pagethink.com/v/predictive-analytics/

  

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