Posts Tagged ‘Research Scientist’

Semantic Technology Jobs: Open Systems Technologies

open systemsOpen Systems Technologies is looking for a Research Scientist – Machine Learning in New York, NY. According to the post, “Ideal candidates have exceptional core software engineering skills, experience with Natural Language Processing, and a familiarity with Machine Learning and Statistical Modeling techniques. A desire to learn, and a strong motivation to succeed are an integral part of our team, and we expect everyone to be a force for shaping the long term direction of our products. The team is primarily engineering-focused, but participates actively in research collaborations with world-class institutions, attends and presents at conferences, publishes papers, and releases open-source software to push forward the state-of-the-art. We believe in each engineer owning the full product life-cycle, from research to implementation and maintenance.” Read more

Semantic Web Jobs: UW Medical Center

UWMedCenterThe University of Washington Medical Center is looking for a Research Scientist/Engineer in Seattle, WA. The post states, “The Department of Biomedical Informatics & Medical Education has an outstanding opportunity for a full-time Research Scientist/Engineer 3. This position is in support of a 4-year, NIH-funded multi-institution research project in biosimulation modeling, knowledge representation (ontologies) and informatics technologies. This position includes some travel responsibilities to the University of Michigan (our co-funded partner). Work as a liaison among mathematical modelers, bioengineers and bio-informaticians. Apply our ontological approach for modular biosimulation modeling. Read more

Semantic Web Jobs: IBM

ibmIBM is looking for a Research Scientist in the Accelerated Discovery Lab in San Jose, CA. According to the post, “We are looking for a Research Scientist to work with the Collaborative Discovery Research Team at IBM Research – Almaden in San Jose, CA. The team researches computational systems and user experience to support in the emerging area of big data and analytics. Our research goal is to invent new systems that can accelerate collaborative discovery by thinking more broadly about the experience of working with big data and analytics from start to finish, to enable more natural interaction and to narrow the gap between data and decisions…   Read more

Semantic Technology Job: Amazon


Amazon is looking for a Research Scientist in Seattle, WA. According to the post, “Be at the center of Amazon innovation with Amazon Local! This daily deals marketplace offers customers discounts of up to 75% off desirable goods and services in their communities — over 100 regions throughout the United States. This rapidly-growing business within Amazon offers a creative, fast-paced, entrepreneurial work environment. We are looking for a practitioner in the Analytics field to a join a team of other research scientists who use data science/machine learning to build prediction and recommender systems that power the applications and business decisions for Amazon Local. The qualified candidate will call upon various supervised and unsupervised methods in order to: (1) analyze large datasets to identify attributes that directly influence deal quality, (2) understand customer preferences to generate predictions across various segments, and (3) build algorithms to automate predictive learning and drive real-time optimal recommendations.” Read more

Semantic Technology Jobs: Adobe


Adobe is looking for a Research Scientist in San Francisco, CA. According to the post, “We are especially looking for applicants with a strong background in social computing, machine learning, natural-language processing, or visualization, though applicants with a background in other areas of computer science will also be considered. Our research group is a part of Adobe’s Advanced Technology Labs. It is an open and collaborative environment, with a world-class set of researchers in digital imaging, computer vision and graphics, audio processing, and HCI. Additionally, Adobe’s recent growth in areas like web analytics (e.g., SiteCatalyst, powered by Omniture), cloud computing (e.g., Creative Cloud), and consumer photo sharing (e.g., and Revel) provide a wealth of new data and research directions.” Read more

Semantic Technology Jobs: Yahoo!


Yahoo! is searching for a Research Scientist in Sunnyvale, CA. According to the post, “We are looking for a few research scientists with strong background in machine learning or data mining or natural language processing to this team. Your essential responsibility is to focus on search relevance, query understanding, query triggering, email spam, login fraud, etc. Your long term responsibility includes deep understanding and analyzing the search relevance issues, mining the large corpora of click log and query logs, designing and developing better ways to understand query intent and improve search relevance, detecting spam emails in real time, which may include machine learning in ranking, natural language processing, entity extraction, and text classification, etc.” Read more

Semantic Technology Jobs: Amazon

Amazon is looking for a Research Scientist, Social Shopping Technology and Machine Learning in Seattle, WA. The post states, “Amazon needs a seasoned research scientist to join customer reviews development team in Seattle, WA. We own Amazon’s famous Customer Reviews – one of the world’s largest community driven products. User contributed reviews are a tremendously visible aspect of Amazon’s brand and a key competitive advantage. Millions of shoppers use customer reviews every day to make buying decisions through our global websites and mobile apps. This translates to a direct impact to Amazon’s core business and customer experience… You’re a scientist looking for a career where you’ll be able to lead, to deliver, and to influence. Read more

Semantic Web Jobs: Siemens


Siemens is searching for a Research Scientist – Web of Things in Berkeley, CA. According to the post, “The Web of Things research group has been newly established in Berkeley, California as part of Corporate Technology, a division of Siemens Corporation… The Web of Things research group… has an immediate opening for a full-time Research Scientist position to work on R&D projects in applying semantic technologies to embedded systems for enabling Internet of Things applications in industrial and health contexts. The candidate will have extensive knowledge and experience in semantic technologies (ontologies, rules), semantic web services, knowledge representation and reasoning formalisms (RDF/OWL).” Read more

Semantic Web Jobs: W3C


The World Wide Web Consortium is looking for a Research Scientist in Cambridge, MA. According to the post, “Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL)-World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) (part-time, 50%), to bring social and identity technologies on the Web to their full potential.  Will conduct cutting-edge research on social and identity technologies and apply that research to the construction of new standards; provide leadership and management to implement these technologies into Web standards; collaborate across disciplines with other researchers at MIT, outside universities, and across industries to build the expert groups required to build and implement technological standards; and perform other duties as needed.” Read more

Semantic Web Jobs: Amazon is looking for a Research Scientist – Search in Seattle, WA. The description of the ideal candidate states, “You’re a scientist looking for a career where you’ll be able to lead, to deliver, and to influence. You look at problems holistically, and thrive on the intricate complexity of designing multi-factor experiments and analyzing large quantities of data. You want to work on projects where you are implementing creative solutions to real problems and develop deep understanding of the problem space. You challenge yourself and others to constantly come up with better solutions. You’re a thought leader, and you back up your ideas with data. You want to create value and impact the direction of entire industries.” Read more