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LINGUIST List 23.313

Tue Jan 17 2012

Jobs: Computational Ling; Semantics; NLP: Scientist, Orbis Technologies

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        1.     Amanda Leslie , Computational Linguistics; Semantics; Natural Language Processing: Scientist, Orbis Technologies, VA, USA


Message 1: Computational Linguistics; Semantics; Natural Language Processing: Scientist, Orbis Technologies, VA, USA
Date: 17-Jan-2012
From: Amanda Leslie <careersorbistechnologies.com>
Subject: Computational Linguistics; Semantics; Natural Language Processing: Scientist, Orbis Technologies, VA, USA
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University or Organization: Orbis Technologies
Job Location: Virginia, USA
Web Address: http://www.orbistechnologies.com
Job Rank: Scientist

Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics; Semantics; Natural Language Processing


Description:

This position will support the development of Natural Language Processing
(NLP) based solutions in large scale computing environments. The work
involves evaluation, development and testing of NLP algorithms, tools and
approaches for their implementation.

Required qualifications:
- A Bachelor of Science in Computer Science or equivalent
- Strong experience developing and implementing NLP algorithms and
systems
- 7 + years experience developing Web Services, Service-Based Software
System design and XML technologies (XSLT, XQuery, XPath, etc.)
- Proficiency in both Windows and Linux
- U.S. citizenship and willingness to obtain a DoD security clearance

Preferred qualifications:
- TS/SCI with Poly clearance
- An advanced degree
- Experience developing and implementing NLP algorithms and analytics
in a cloud environment.
- Exposure to Oracle 10g/11g (or other RDBMS), HTML, CSS, Javascript
libraries and frameworks, J2EE, JSP, Struts, JSF, and JSON
- Experience with Web 2.0 technologies/methodologies such as AJAX,
RSS, Microformats, wikis, social tagging, and social networking
- Knowledge of web development languages such as Ruby on Rails, PHP,
and Python
- Exposure to MapReduce and Hadoop

The ideal candidate is creative, driven, and self-motivated and has a strong
interest in Semantic Web concepts, Ontology Design, Semantic
Representation Languages, Semantic Query Languages, and Machine
Reasoning. The position presents a uniquely exciting opportunity to apply
cutting-edge NLP and semantic techniques to significantly impact real-
world problems in important domains.

Application Deadline: 31-Mar-2012 (Open until filled)

Email Address for Applications: careersorbistechnologies.com
Contact Information:
Amanda Leslie
Email: careersorbistechnologies.com


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