We are committed to provide our Employees a stable work environment with equal opportunity for learning and personal growth. Creativity and innovation are encouraged for improving the effectiveness of Southwest Airlines. Above all, Employees will be provided the same concern, respect, and caring attitude within the organization that they are expected to share externally with every Southwest Customer.
The Operational Strategy & Performance Department is tasked with the responsibility of monitoring, reporting, forecasting and analyzing operational performance of Southwest Airlines and providing clear understanding of Reliability, Productivity, Hospitality and Cost. Additionally, this Department provides strategic vision and project support for initiatives that directly impact the operational performance of the Company.
The Simulation & Forecasting Team is responsible improving the operational performance of our network through thought leadership utilizing measurement, prediction and planning.
We focus on building tools and processes to help the company predict future operational performance of flight schedules. This is accomplished through simulation, forecasting, measurement and prediction.
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
High School Diploma, GED or equivalent education required.
Must be at least 18 years of age
Must have authorization to work in the United States as defined by the Immigration Reform Act of 1986
Major/Minor in Business, Engineering, Computer Science, Data Analytics/Data Science, or Operations Research
Coursework Required: Data Analytics/Statistics
Minimum Junior level
To be eligible must be currently enrolled as a full time student (minimum 12 credit hours)
Maintained 2.75 or above cumulative GPA
PLEASE BE PREPARED TO PROVIDE THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION (IF REQUESTED):
“Why Southwest Airlines” essay (Length determined by author)
Letters of Recommendation
Full-time - 40 hours per week
$15.00 hourly + flight privileges
This position is located in Dallas, Texas at the Southwest Airlines Headquarters building.
All Students must apply online at www.southwest.com/careers
Southwest Airlines is an Equal Opportunity Employer.