Semantic Web Jobs: Stanford

Stanford-University-logoThe Stanford University School of Medicine is looking for a Software Developer, Research in Palo Alto, CA. The post states, “The Department of Pediatrics, division of Systems Medicine is seeking a Bioinformatics Specialist. He/She will conduct research and development in biomedical informatics and biostatistics, by architecting, developing, maintaining, and documenting a bioinformatics software infrastructure that integrates disparate forms of clinical and genomic data and offers other evolving capabilities to support research activities. Read more

Semantic Technology Jobs: Amazon

AmazonAmazon is looking for a Senior Business Intelligence Engineer in Seattle, WA. According to the post, “Excited by Big Data, Machine Learning, and Predictive Analytics? Interested in creating new state-of-the-art solutions using Big Data Analytics and Data Mining techniques to solve pressing business needs? Amazon is looking for an outstanding BIE for Global Workforce Insights. The candidate be working on leading-edge research and analysis to answer some of the most interesting questions about what is on the minds and in the hearts of Amazon’s global workforce. You will work closely with the business and technical teams to perform compelling analysis that delivers actionable results. You will build predictive models that have a direct impact on day-to-day decision-making.” Read more

Semantic Technology Jobs: MIT Lincoln Laboratory

MIT Lincoln LaboratoryThe MIT Lincoln Laboratory is looking for an Assistant Algorithm Developer in Lexington, MA. The post states, “An engineer, computer scientist, or mathematician is needed to assist the development and testing of algorithms and models for a variety of projects in video analytics, text analysis, and serious game development. Candidates will prepare potentially multi-source data sets for exploitation by an algorithm, will implement and test the algorithm, and will document the performance of the algorithm. Training in machine intelligence, signal processing, statistics, numerical methods, text analytics and software development is desired.” Read more

Semantic Technology Jobs: Google

GoogleGoogle is looking for a Software Engineer, Crisis Response in New York, NY. The post states, “The Crisis Response team works to help users affected by disasters get the information they need, before, during, and after crisis events. Some areas the team is already working on and experimenting with include: Crowdsourcing: When a disaster happens, how can we enable connected users to contribute meaningful information that can help other users, first responders, and aid agencies alike? Public alerting: What information do end users need to take action and keep themselves and their loved ones safe? How can we collect, verify and disseminate that information globally in a scalable way? Mobile application development: How can we utilize the features of mobile-connected devices to keep users safer and better informed at scale?” Read more

Semantic Web Jobs: BAE Systems

BAE SystemsBAE Systems is searching for an entry level Software Engineer in San Diego, CA. According to the post, “BAE Systems is looking for an Entry Level Software Engineer. The qualified candidate will have the opportunity to design and develop software platforms and mission applications for intelligence and defense customers with domain emphasis on Geospatial Intelligence, Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C4ISR), and Mission Management. The qualified candidate will work in a rapid development environment as part of a multi-disciplinary team. Tasks can include software coding, debugging, and integrating.” Read more

Semantic Web Jobs: University of Iowa

uiowaThe University of Iowa is looking for a Metadata Analyst in Iowa City, IA. Responsibilities of the position include the following: “Lead the Cataloging-Metadata Department’s efforts to provide non-MARC metadata for the Libraries’ resources, explore innovative ways to enhance existing metadata, and contribute to making the Libraries’ digital content more readily discoverable. Recommend and develop descriptive and administrative metadata schemas appropriate for diverse digital collections in collaboration with Special Collections and Preservation Department personnel, subject specialists, catalogers, and staff from the Libraries’ Digital Research and Publishing Department, serving as a resource for colleagues on metadata issues and practices, the definition of data elements, metadata usage, and mapping between metadata schemas.” Read more

Semantic Technology Jobs: Indiegogo

indiegogoIndiegogo is searching for a Software Engineer – Algorithms/Analytics in San Francisco, CA. According to the post, “We are looking for a talented software engineer who loves data—learning from it, building things with it, and cultivating it. Crowdfunding is an emerging, disruptive industry and the data generated by our users funding campaigns is massive, interesting, and its utilization will help impact the way people raise money all over the globe. Are you passionate about designing and implementing data services and algorithms? At Indiegogo, we process a new contribution every 0.3 seconds and manage terabytes of data in our rapidly evolving data warehouse—and that’s just the beginning! We have immense belief in being data-driven in our daily decision making process and our analytics platform holds the key to unlocking the best user experience and long term growth potential.” Read more

Semantic Web Jobs: UCSB

ucsbThe University of California, Santa Barbara is looking for a Computer & Network Technologist. The post states, “The National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis (NCEAS) seeks a quantitative analyst/scientific programmer/database developer to support the analysis and synthesis of ecological and conservation science information. The incumbent will consult with and facilitate NCEAS’ researchers’ scientific and analytical use of technology resources at the Center, including developing and supporting collaborative solutions, scientific databases, and analytical and modeling codes, while providing other computational assistance as needed for NCEAS’ Working Groups, residents, and their related projects.” Read more

Semantic Web Jobs: Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles

chlaThe Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles is looking for a Data Systems Engineer Lead in Los Angeles, CA. According to the post, “The Lead Data Systems Engineer’s (LDSE) develops software systems for integrating, processing, and managing clinical data for research purposes. Communicates with project managers, data analysts, clinical researchers, physicians, software engineers, software architects, computer scientists. Possesses the abilities and qualities of a Data Architect for data system design, Software Architect for software system design, and Software Engineer for daily programming. Designs and builds systems for data storage or processing. Develops strategies for data management. Integrates various data sources to meet organizational requirements.” Read more

Semantic Web Jobs: Reed Elsevier

reed elsevierReed Elsevier is looking for a Principal Technology Researcher in Philadelphia, PA. According to the post, “You will bring demonstrable experience in software development using a variety of programming languages, data management tools (SQL and No-SQL databases, full-text search engines, XML stores, and/or RDF triple stores, etc.), and toolkits for text processing, ontology development, image processing, statistics, and/or machine learning… You are knowledgeable about Unicode, can look at the output of natural language processing tools and mark the grammatical errors being made, and have the ability to work with other developers in proof of concept implementations by developing necessary word lists and taxonomies, recommending particular processing steps, etc.  You should also have experience working with Linked Data and semantic technologies for metadata and knowledge representation.” Read more