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use system dynamics / systems thinking

Ventana Systems
Background of Organization

Ventana® helps organizations in complex environments make better decisions through a combination of high-quality models and advanced treatment of data.
Since 1985, Ventana models have informed the highest-stakes decisions in organizations. Ventana is unique in creating and deploying robust, comprehensive models of a complex environment for strategic visibility and control.
Ventana modelers have backgrounds in science, applied mathematics, robust modeling, statistics, dynamic simulation, optimal control, noisy data and indirect measurement.

Ventana fields of application include business strategy, energy strategy, economic growth, marketing science, engineering, research & development, and large project management. In consulting or building models for deployment as a product or service we pride ourselves in good process, confidentiality and integrity.

Ventana publishes Vensim®, the premier tool for developing, analyzing, and packaging high quality dynamic feedback models.  Ventana has released a Beta version of Ventity, a tool that complements Vensim with the addition of object-oriented and agent capabilities.


60 Jacob Gates Road, Harvard MA 01451, USA

Type of SD Work Industrial strength modeling
Where SD fits in your organization

Part of a suite of techniques for trustworthy models of important situations

Typical career path

Ventana is looking for exceptional modelers, with entrepreneurial spirit and good customer interaction skills  (especially with an interest in pharma).

Ventana is also looking for exceptional software developers and data analysts with a passion for dynamic simulation and the analysis of complex data and systems.

Ventana is a distributed company offering flexibility in work location.

Business Contact Person Laura Peterson
Contact phone, fax and/or email Modeling: 978 456 3069, [email protected]

Vensim: 508 651 0432, [email protected]

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