17 days old

Human Resources Director at Optym

Gainesville, Florida 32607
  • Job Type
  • Job Status
    Full Time

About Optym:

Optym builds decision automation and optimization software products for transportation companies. Optym’s products solve some of the most challenging decision problems faced by world’s leading airlines, trucking and railroads companies using cutting-edge optimization techniques. With its headquarters located in Gainesville, Florida and branches in four countries, Optym has over 250 highly qualified professionals and is rapidly growing. Optym offers competitive compensation and a great benefits package. Expected salary for this position is in the range of $80,000 - $120,000 (depending upon experience and qualifications) plus benefits, stock options and other performance incentives. Learn more about Optym and its culture at www.optym.com.

Essential Functions:

The Human Resources Director originates and leads Human Resources practices and objectives that will provide an employee-oriented, high performance culture that emphasizes empowerment, quality, productivity and standards, goal attainment, and the recruitment and ongoing development of a superior workforce.

The Human Resources Director coordinates implementation of services, policies, and programs through Human Resources staff; reports to the CEO and serves on the executive management team; and assists and advises company managers about Human Resources issues.

The Human Resources Director guides and manages the overall provision of Human Resources services, policies, and programs for the entire company including benefits, compensation, employee relations, employment/recruitment, organizational development and planning, and training.

Other major areas directed include: performance management and improvement systems; employment and compliance to regulatory concerns; employee orientation, development; policy development and documentation; companywide committee facilitation; company employee and community communication; compensation and benefits administration; employee safety, welfare, wellness and health; charitable giving; and employee services and counseling.

Ideal candidates are self-motivated, proactive, adaptable, and able to perform with urgency. Able to work independently, collaborate with teams and exercise sound judgment in handling company and employee situations.


This position requires a Bachelor’s degree in business or related areas and at least 10 years of related experience, or a Master’s degree in business or related areas with at least 7 years of related experience. Some work experience in the IT industry is highly preferred. Successful completion of a professional certification program (PHR, SPHR, SHRM-SCP) is desired and may substitute for 2 years of experience.

Application Process:

Please apply online for this opening at our career page: www.optym.com/careers/gnv/.

Please submit your resume along with a cover letter explaining why you would be a great fit for the job and the company.


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