Student Member

If you’re a CUNY student of good academic standing, you can apply for membership with CoSSMO. Any membership granted by our executive coordinator will be subject to revision triennially. It’s expected, in your first year, you will publish at least one research paper with us and take part in our seminars. You should strive to contribute toward our mission, for example, by collaborating in a project with other members.

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Operations Research Engineer


Wheels Up is a revolutionary membership-based private aviation company that aims to democratize private aviation by delivering an innovative an accessible travel experience through proprietary technology and exceptional service. Data and analytics have become increasingly important to accomplish its mission.  This Operations Research Engineer role will be part of Analytics and Data Science team whose purpose is to achieve cost savings, revenue enhancement, production innovation by leveraging insights from data and developing advanced algorithm. This individual will be working to solve the complex business problems faced by an on-demand airline in areas of aircraft/crew scheduling, sourcing, and pricing.


  • Design, develop and implement sophisticated mathematical models
  • Perform data analysis to identify appropriate opportunities and initiate new projects for business improvement
  • Maintain and improve existing optimization algorithms
  • Present and communicate analytical results to various business partners


  • Master’s degree (or above) in Computer Science or Engineering, Operations Research, Industrial Engineering, Statistics or related discipline
  • 1-2 years of experience to use heuristics algorithm for solving integer programming
  • Solid programming skills with knowledge of C++ and/or Java
  • Working knowledge of optimization libraries such as CPLEX, Gurobi, Google OR Tools
  • 1-2 years building models and developing algorithms for mathematical programming 
  • Working knowledge of Relational databases (e.g. Oracle, SQL)
  • Prior experience in travel, transportation and logistics industry preferred
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Full Stack Developer / Indoor Location Technology Specialist / Android Developer / Blockchain Developer

Opptin is creating a safer, quicker, online world for everyone. Through our proximity-based
technology, we can turn any business or place into the infrastructure for its own personal
and encrypted network. We aim to create a secure, simple way for people to network, find
potential jobs, improve school efficiency, and even provide quicker access to life-saving
medical test results.


Opptin is searching for potential team members with experience in coding, design, and architecture.
Any schedule works, but must be able to attend MOST meetings that are given adequate notice for.

General Responsibilities:

  • Attend regular meetings with team members, whether online or in person
  • Complete all tasks assigned to you on time
  • Be able to work in a group with others
  • Update the rest of the team on your progress via discord
  • Be open to sharing your ideas with the rest of the team

Available Positions:


Full Stack Developer:


  • Experience with front end development languages HTML and CSS
  • Experience with backend development languages PHP and Javascript
  • Experience with PHPMyAdmin preferred
  • Design experience preferred
  • Attend meetings remotely or in-person
  • Maintain presence within the group even after Proof of Concept and Alpha completion
  • Graduate or Ph.D. level experience preferred

Indoor Location Technology Specialist:


  • Familiarity with using various algorithms to precisely determine a user’s location indoors
  • Familiarity with using Wi-fi triangulation to pinpoint user location preferred
  • Familiarity with using gyroscope and accelerometer to update user location
  • Familiarity with mobile and web development preferred
  • Familiarity with working on production level applications
  • Ability to attend meetings remotely or in-person and maintain a presence within the group even after Proof of Concept and Alpha completion
  • Master, or PhD level preferred

Android App Developer:


  • Experience with Android Studio IDE
  • Experience with Java
  • Experience with XML
  • Experience implementing databases in Android applications preferred
  • Design experience preferred
  • Ability to attend meetings remotely or in-person and maintain a presence within the group even After Proof of Concept and Alpha completion

Blockchain Developer:


  • Familiarity with the inner workings of Blockchain
  • Familiarity with the implementation of Blockchain into production level applications
  • Ability to research different methods of applying blockchain to our various services
  • Familiarity with small scale, micro blockchains preferred
  • Familiarity with end to end encryption preferred
  • Ability to attend meetings remotely or in-person and maintain a presence within the group even After Proof of Concept and Alpha completion