Research Engineer - Semantic Web - --West London

£55 - £70 per annum + Amazing Company Benefits and Bonus ££

I need an enthusiastic researcher with a strong academic background and experience in:

* Ontologies
* Knowledge Representation
* Data Management

Within this role, you will contribute to the research, specification and development of next generation query answering systems. Exciting!


My client who is a very progressive technology company are looking for a new team member who is passionate about ontologies, Semantic Web technologies (RDF, OWL, SPARQL, etc.), triplestores and graph databases. So you really need to be a specialist/Guru in this area!

* Investigate and research state of the art developments in the Knowledge Representation community.
* Translate intricate functional and technical requirements into a detailed design.
* Implementing a conglomerate of Ontology reasoning projects with a focus on advancing the state of the art.

You will be working with other internal, both locally and globally, in addition to external parties to structure and plan collaboration projects with collaboration partners.

You will be expected to leverage your (intense) knowledge and expertise in Semantic Web, Ontology Reasoning and Ontology-based Query Answering to design, implement and evaluate novel and efficient reasoning algorithms.

Through this position you will have an opportunity to contribute to the development of future WEB products and build a strong network within this arena!

Skills and Qualifications

Required Skills: This really are required. You need to have tip top knowledge in this area of the WEB :)

* A PhD in Computer Science, Engineering or any related discipline on topics related to Description Logics, Ontology-based Query Answering, or Logic Programming.
* A proven track record of research publications related to the above topics.
* Applied research experience (e.g. designing, implementing and evaluating reasoning algorithms);
* Excellent Java programming experience;

* Knowledge of Python or other modern scripting languages;
* Good understanding of Semantic Web Technologies (OWL, RDF, SWRL, SPARQL, Jena);
* Good understanding of the Ontology Reasoning services (e.g. Satisfiability, Instance Check, Instance Retrieval, etc.)
* Experience with one of triplestores technologies and/or graph databases;
* Ability to communicate collaboration results to relevant stakeholders.

Desirable Skills:

* C/C++ programming experience;
* Experience with embedded platforms (e.g., Android)

Other notable things!

* 5 min walk from mainline train station to office
* Free parking if you need it
* Highly rated subsidised staff restaurant
* Casual Dress
* Flexible working hours
* AMAZING benefits and bonus package!

For more information in this very unique role, please apply below ------------------------------------------------------!

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  • Posted: 6 days ago
  • Consultant: TJ
  • Phone: 01392 666060

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