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Sun Jun 26 2011

Jobs: Computational Linguistics: Consultant, iSentium Technologies Inc.

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        1.     Anna-Maria DiScullio , Computational Linguistics: Consultant, iSentium Technologies Inc.

Message 1: Computational Linguistics: Consultant, iSentium Technologies Inc.
Date: 23-Jun-2011
From: Anna-Maria DiScullio <anna.mariaisentium.com>
Subject: Computational Linguistics: Consultant, iSentium Technologies Inc.
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University or Organization: iSentium Technologies Inc.
Department: Linguistics
Web Address: http://www.iSentium.com
Job Rank: Consultant

Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics

Required Language(s): English (eng)


This position has been filled.

Inference Engine, Java Developer

Employer: iSentium Technologies, Inc.
Rank or Title: Java Developer
Specialty: Natural Language Processing (information extraction)
Location: One day in Montreal, QC bi-monthly and may work remotely otherwise
Deadline: Applications accepted until the position is filled
Date Posted: June 24, 2011
Start Date: July 5, 2011
Duration: Full Time 3-6 months with potential renewals
Fees: $50-75/hour

iSentium Technologies is engaged in the development of data mining
technologies on various social media data streams. The current goal of
iSentium is the development of applications tailored to the needs of
decision makers in finance.

The company is currently seeking a freelance/contract Java developer with
skills in:

- Design and development experience, minimum 5 years
- Experience with JESS Inference Engine
- Strong Java skills
- DBMS with emphasis on SQL and couchdb
- Scripting in Linux Environment
- Develop a rule-based/inference engine experience, including:
* A knowledge base and acquisition system
* An inference engine
* Convert data into rules/hypotheses stored in a knowledge base used by
the inference engine
- experience in the following area's a plus:
- Analysis in equities, bonds, commodities and forex

The company is mainly a Linux shop, so familiarity and comfort with Linux
environments is a basic requirement. Ability to read and understand
technical information relating to aspects of computer software development
in the English language is a requirement.

Education: Bachelor's degree in computer science, mathematics or
engineering from a recognized university or relevant Technical Institute.
Graduate degree in finance a big plus.

Interested candidates should Send email with resume/C.V.to:

Karine Beatty (karineisentium.com)
Prof. Anna-Maria DiScullio (anna.mariaisentium.com)

Application Deadline: This position has been filled.

Mailing Address for Applications:
iSentium Technologies Inc.
50 rue Queen, Suite 203
Montreal, Quebec H3C 2N5
Email Address for Applications: anna.mariaisentium.com
Contact Information:
V-P, Linguistics Anna-Maria DiScullio
Email: anna.mariaisentium.com
Phone: 514-395-9898
Fax: 888-300-5461

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