Lead Java Engineer - Natural Language Processing (NLP) / Text Analytics
Location/City : MA - Cambridge
Area Code : 617
Job Type : 1: Full Time
Id : 23213
#23213 Lead Java Engineer - Natural Language Processing (NLP) / Text Analytics
Our client is the established leader in text analytics software components used in search, security, and big data applications around the world. Their mission is to improve the process of extracting meaningful intelligence from multilingual text and digital devices by developing the industry's best software. Their platform uses state of the art natural language processing (NLP) techniques.
Opportunity:Our client has an opening for a lead Java Engineer for their Cambridge, MA 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. Management experience is not necessary, but a history of mentorship is.
Responsibilities:-Act as technical lead and scrum master.
-Design and develop high performing mission critical software.
-Focus on delivering quality code via continuous integration, testing etc.
-Collaborate with teams in a modern agile environment.
-Mentor junior team members.
-Participate in agile sprint and release planning.
Qualifications:-5+ years' relevant work experience.
-Proficient with Java.
-Knowledge of computational linguistics and/or NLP a plus.
-Knowledge and experience with relevant technologies such as Elasticsearch and Apache Lucene considered favorably.
-Demonstrated experience working with a team to deliver software.
-Bachelor's degree in a technical major preferred.
-Possess the passion to design, build and polish innovative applications.Contact:Jon Piggins / Redfish TechnologyExecutive Recruiter, IT Sales & MarketingO: 208-788-8260E: jon[at]redfishtech[dot]comL: www.linkedin.com/in/jonpigginsW: www.redfishtech.comRedfish Technology Building Growth-Mode Tech Companies with Hand-Picked Talent.