Federal Solution Engineer
Location/City : VA - Herndon
Area Code : 617
Job Type : 1: Full Time
Country/Locale : USA
Id : 23451
22451 Federal Solution Engineer - Intelligence Programs, Natural Language Processing
Location: Herndon, VA 20171
Our client, the leader in human language technology (HLT) software used by the U.S. government, has an opening for a Federal Solutions Engineer to work both in their Herndon, VA office and at regional client sites. An ideal candidate for this position has a software development background, experience in search, identity resolution, or unstructured content processing.
* US Citizenship is required and TS/SCI security clearance is preferred.
-Assist throughout the sales process in addressing customer mission needs with proprietary text analytics software.
-Analyze requirements and propose software solutions using language recognition, entity extraction, name matching, entity resolution, and sentiment analysis functions.
-Phases of engagement include pre-sales engineering, post-sales consulting, and limited technical support.
-Adapt text analytics software to meet mission objectives.
-Provide data analysis, consulting, software development, and support to tune and integrate multilingual, natural-language processing (NLP) functions into customer applications.
-Interact with organizational leaders, analysts, and IT to bridge the gap between mission objectives, functional needs, and technology capabilities.
-Oversee project delivery and provide project management on federal projects.
-Build and advance technical relationships.
-2+ years of solution engineering experience in a high tech company or government agency.
-2+ years of experience with Java or a similar language.
-Experience in computational linguistics, natural language processing, data science, identity resolution, information retrieval (search) or related field.
-Active U.S. government security clearance is preferred.
-Fluency in spoken and written English is essential. Additional language skills are highly desirable, especially Arabic.
-Excellent communication, writing, and customer relationship skills.
-Bachelor's degree in computer science or equivalent.