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Elsevier is currently seeking a VP, Search and Semantic Technology to identify with the needs of
electronic publishing and deﬁne a search and discovery technology strategy for next generation
electronic products. This position works closely with Elsevier product management, Labs, Enterprise
Architecture, and Elsevier divisional strategy to ensure that the semantic technologies implement and
inform the product vision. Responsibilities include: * Test, implement, program and evaluate search
engines and partnerships * Keep current with cutting edge research in semantic technologies and
translate these into practical timelines for Elsevier * Analyze implications of integrating new
semantic technologies from both a technical perspective and a user/customer perspective. * Work
with product strategy to inform and help shape step changes in customer value * Work with
engineering development managers on assigned projects to plan integration of new technologies *
Deﬁne solutions and evaluate trade-offs for epublishing needs as related to search and other semantic
capabilities * Work with product architects to ensure that the search technologies meets the speciﬁc
business needs of future products * Manage, develop and own high level technical proposals and
effort estimates as the initial piece of the overall product process * Determine and recommend
technical skills needed to complete a project * Responsible for the knowledge transfer of information
throughout Elsevier and with the engineering product groups regarding technical issues as related to
search and semantic technologies * Signiﬁcantly contribute to knowledge base throughout Elsevier in
the form of technical talks, white papers and seminars on technology that support the electronic
publishing efforts throughout the business units * Contribute to overall platform and technology
directions for Elsevier with an emphasis on search * Provide Consulting role to projects and product
groups for the key search-related technology issues for their business * Signiﬁcantly contribute to RE
Ventures&amp;39; evaluations of emerging search and discovery technologies * Assist
Enterprise Architects in coordination with RE Applied Technology for the planning and introduction
of new search-related technologies * Key communicator with IT and product management regarding
current and future search capabilities GENERAL KNOWLEDGE: Ability to inﬂuence; Proven ability
to communicate (written and verbal) technology effectively to senior management, product marketing
and to engineers; Proven ability to absorb large amounts of technical and business detail and
synthesize that into a usable problem deﬁnition and technical approach; Ability to work
Information Management Officer, P-4
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: 21 Jul 2009
DATE OF ISSUANCE: 22 May 2009
ORGANIZATIONAL UNIT: Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
DUTY STATION: New York
VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT NUMBER: 09-IMA-OCHA-421174-R-NEW YORK
Staff members are subject to the authority of the Secretary-General and to assignment by him or her. In this context, all
staff are expected to move periodically to new functions in their careers in accordance with established rules and
procedures. Extension of the appointment is subject to extension of the mandate and/or the availability of the funds.
Depending on professional background, experience and family situation, a competitive compensation and benefits package is offered.
United Nations Core Values: Integrity, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity
Within delegated authority, the Information Management Officer (Head of Web Services Section) will be responsible for the following
duties: • Conducts policy-oriented research and drafting on developments in information technology as applicable to the web, using
data from internal and external sources. Develops and implements policies and guidelines relating to visual design, navigation,
content strategy, creation and dissolution of OCHA institutional websites. • Takes the lead in strategy, planning, development and
implementation of content for OCHA institutional websites; works with geographically distributed OCHA content editors to define
processes for content creation and updating and ensure incorporation of organizational messaging and themes into all relevant web
content. • Provides advisory services for all OCHA internal clients on web management practices based on web usability testing,
analytics, analysis of stakeholder and end user requirements, periodic consultations with key audiences, surveys, and other research
and analytical approaches; makes recommendations for continuous improvement of organizational websites and their adoption as
institutional tools within headquarters, implementation strategies and resource requirements. Develops client outreach strategy and
programme and coordinates its implementation. • Works closely with OCHA IT Section to define the technical functionality of the
underlying platforms of OCHA institutional sites; monitors the progress of web projects, ensures compliance with standards and
guidelines and provides assistance in identifying consultants as required and associated project Terms of Reference. • Assesses and
makes recommendations relating to the use of information systems for web content management; provides reliable, up-to-date
research and client-facing specifications. Evaluates emerging technologies; develops and maintains expertise necessary to advise
OCHA in web content management. • Participates in the planning and organizing of training for Headquarters and mission staff and
users with respect to utilization of web management tools and services. • Evaluates applications and cost-effectiveness of services in
Hard AND Soft Dollar Savings
Business and Competitive Intelligence
Location: Baltimore, MD
Area Code: 410
Title: Bioinformatics Analyst III
Tax Term: FULLTIME Skills: UNIX, Sybase, MySQL, PostgreSQL, Oracle, genomic data QC/QA, assembly,
Pay Rate: Commensurate annnotation or other analysis
Position ID: 3363a Date: 6-5-2009
Dice ID: RTX12cb06
Travel Required: none
Telecommute: no The newly created Institute for Genome Sciences is recruiting for a Bioinformatics Analyst.
The institute was established to support genomic, basic and translational research to
improve human health at the University of Maryland School of Medicine and beyond. We
intend to accomplish this goal by leveraging a state-of-the-art computational facility, the
expertise of our domain experts, computational scientists, engineers, and our partnerships
with other universities and organizations. The selected Bioinformatics Analyst III will
contribute to genomic sequencing projects and scientific analysis of the data generated by
those projects using a variety of bioinformatics techniques and software applications.
Responsibilities include generating, annotating, and analyzing genomic data and preparing
the data for further research or publication.
* Data mining, annotation and analysis activities including: interpreting complex biological
information: adding value to basic genomic and proteomic data through targeted data
curation; maintaining knowledge of appropriate scientific literature; preparing data and
reports for publication and utilization by other scientific staff.
* Public resource development including: collecting and curating primary data of interest,
integrating genomic data with diverse data types from external sources; ontology use and
development, requirements development, community outreach and training.
* Integrate and analyze data from genome sequencing projects, functional genomics
analysis, and other school of medicine research projects.
Job Title: Knowledge Engineer
Company Name: ARES System Group LLC
Location: Alexandria, VA
Profession: Software Design/Development
Description:ARES is seeking a Knowledge Engineer to provide intelligence analysis and leverage
ITexpertise for DoD clients and developmental IT systems such as ARES’s Common IEDExploitation
Target Set (CIEDETS). This position will be primarily responsible for thecontinued development of
the CIEDETS data model. The data model provides forcorrelation of CIED-related signatures to test
criteria and the development ofdecision support software products for U.S. Government use in test
and evaluation. Theposition will assist in collection and development of logical formalisms and rules
torepresent expertise collected from assigned stakeholders and SMEs, analysis of large datasets,
veriﬁcation and validation of the data model, preparation of documents, and qualitycontrol of the ﬁnal
- Experience in computational semantics and ontologies and the application of logicalformalisms to
complex decision making in “fuzzy” environments- 5+ years of Knowledge Engineering experience-
4+ years of experience with intelligence analysis, imagery analysis, or C-IED systemoperations- BS
in Information Technology, Computer Science, Computer Engineering or a relatedﬁeld- Active
SECRET clearance required- Experience with Owl, RDF, SWRL Rules, SPARQL Queries, and
Pick a language, any language
All ﬂavors of C, any form of P in an xAMP
stack, .NET, Java… Heck, I’ve even seen
someone try to do it in Fortran
-va-415 Date: 6-12-2009
Full Time - Permanent
Job Description Senior/Lead Developer
This role requires strong LAMP stack based and DRUPAL based development experience,
full life cycle development experience and experience with high volume web sites.
Technical Skills: * Experience with Drupal, including module and theme development.
* Experience integrating with third-party APIs and web services very helpful
* Skills developing solution requiring ATOM/RSS feeds * Sills with Semantic web and RDFa
* Skills in Social Networking products/frameworks such as LinkedIn, FaceBook, or My Space
and Google Social - are desired.
Work Experience Other Skills:
* Strong analytical and problem-solving skills are a must
* Fluency in English is required (both oral and written)
* Ability to work as both a team member and independently
* Ability to write technical papers, reports, client deliverables, and other reports
* Ability to manage and deliver on multiple concurrent project tasks * Willingness to learn
and apply new software development tools, technologies, and methodologies
Education and Training This role requires strong LAMP stack based and DRUPAL based
development experience, full life cycle development experience and experience with high
volume web sites.
Send in your resumes for immediate consideration to:
E041 Date: 6-12-2009
Command & Control Systems and Software (C2S2), which includes the former L-3
Communications ILEX Systems, is currently seeking a Java Semantic Developer for our
Eatontown, NJ location. C2S2, a Division of L-3 Services, Inc. utilizes state of the art
technologies to provide the highest level of systems and software engineering, program
management and operational services to the Aviation and Defense markets.
Java Semantic Developer will be responsible for development and creation of web services
including all phases of the engineering process from requirements development, through
design and development, to implementation and maintenance.
* BS Degree in a Technical/Engineering discipline. Four years related work experience or
Associate*s Degree in a related discipline and two years related experience may substitute
for the Bachelor*s Degree
* 5+ years of experience in the following required: J2EE, JBoss, Java Server Faces, XML,
XML Schema, XSLT/XPath 2.0, WSDL, RDF, RDFS, OWL-DL
* Experience with the following applications strongly desired: Altova XMLSpy, Altova
MapForce, Altova Semantic Works, TopBraid Composer
* Strong foundation in object-oriented design principles, including
design patterns required
* Development of ontologies strongly desired
US Citizenship is required and candidate must be eligible for a security clearance. Current
clearance is a plus.
L-3 Communications/C2S2 offers a comprehensive benefits package which includes
Job Description Printer-Friendly Pay Rate: 1
Java Software Engineer with Endeca Search Engine Experience
Position ID: 0
New York, NY
Dice ID: e
**Please indicate your search engine experience (date and company name)
Travel Required: n
on your application**
Our clients, a major Fortune 500 media company, is looking for a Search and
Classification Systems professional to join their team
Requirements: Contact: K
Candidates will possess a Bachelor's Degree in a related field N
Experience with search technologies is a must; Endeca experience is a plus
Experience with taxonomy / ontology tools a must; specific experience with http
OWL-based technologies a major plus
Requires a high-level understanding of the integration of search and
taxonomy/ontology tools with a content management system
Online Publishing / Media experience a huge plus
Experienced with Web based projects, preferably in the online
Sr PHP Coder
6month initial contract * likely to be extended
Looking for Senior level PHP developer to work on the service layer of a major new build.
Must have experience with building web services from the ground up using SOAP and
REST and SOAP
Strong in XML
High Performance Code
NO THIRD PARTIES
Shulman Fleming & Partners
Intelligent Automation, Inc. is an R&D organization headquartered in Rockville, Maryland that
conducts state of the art research and product development in the fast evolving areas of
Distributed Intelligent Systems, Education & Training, Robotics, Networks and Control. The
Distributed Intelligent Systems group is looking for software developers with the following
experience: (a) Java experience in middleware development. UML knowledge is required, as
well as professional use of software productivity tools, and strong communication skills, both
written and verbal. Awareness of the role of standards in developing software products is
also required. Experience in the GIS domain and knowledge of software agent systems are
a plus. US Citizenship is required; or (b) Masters degree or higher in CS or a related field, to
support the software development of semantic system development and composition tools.
Candidates should have extensive experience with Java software development as well as
expertise in one or more of the following technologies - Data and object modeling and tool
development - Eclipse plugin development , including SWT - Model-based architectures and
development, Experience in ontologies, semantic web technologies, and robotics is also
desirable. US citizenship is required. Job duties include software development and
engineering for the creation of development tools for semantically enabled services and
component technologies, primarily using Java. For more details, please visit our job board at
IAI is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion,
gender, national origin or sexual preference.
15400 Calhoun Drive
Rockville, MD 20855
98137 This is a small and nimble, yet stable and profitable, software firm with less than 100
employees that requires all job applicants to demonstrate their coding abilities in a timed
exercise by solving a set of algorithmic / word / math problems with Java code. This is not
enterprise applications code, but the resolution of highly complex system level challenges
requiring extensive knowledge of modern computer science applications and practices.
B.S. / M.S. in Computer Science degree with a significant record of academic
Several years of commercial software development experience focused on solving unique,
challenging, complex problems.
A high degree of proficiency with core Java and proven abilities in writing complex data
Knowledge and passion for advancing the technological and business objectives of natural
language processing and as it applies to the next generation of the web.
If you are already working with a Winter Wyman recruiter, please contact them directly;
otherwise, please send your resume and contact information to Winter, Wyman's Software
Technology group at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Winter, Wyman & Company
950 Winter St
Waltham, MA 02451
Information Architects &
User Experience designers
We need help
Powerful, but UI/UX is not friendly
Organizing elements, pathﬁnding, labeling,
building relationships, consistent experiences
How to design for n-dimensional space in a
2D or 3D environment?
SENIOR FRONT-END ENGINEER, USER INTERFACE
The world of web development is quickly evolving from a thin client model to one with rich
and robust browser-based user interface functionality, using the latest developments in
front-end technology. At SuccessFactors, we strive to constantly improve the way we build
user interfaces and not only employ the latest UI development methodologies, but also
*push the envelope* to discover and establish our own, unique approaches to UI
From that perspective, we are actively seeking candidates who want to flex UI development
muscles and be part of a dynamic, growing team of engineers dedicated to defining and
creating the next generation in front-end, UI technology here at SuccessFactors, Inc..
Duties and Responsibilities:
As a UI Engineer, your responsibilities will include working with a team to develop rich user
interfaces for enterprise-level Software as a Service (SaaS) applications; constantly driving
for consistent user interaction by not only building cutting-edge UI functionality, but also
addition, you will be able to clearly communicate your ideas and both openly and honestly
provide and receive regular input from your peers. While teamwork is of the utmost in
importance, you can also work independently with minimal supervision, and take the
initiative to constantly keep yourself engaged.
Also, you never settle for second best. You possess a strong focus on quality and attention
to detail, and possess the ability to quickly understand and solve unique and even
undocumented programming problems. Naturally curious, you have a penchant for and drive
to quickly learn and master skills in new technologies.
Finally, you have a strong sense of fun and a passion for being part of a movement. As part
of the SuccessFactors family, you have a unique opportunity to join an exciting, dynamic and
closely-interactive group of people whose focus is to change the way the world works!
Proven experience in the following areas (not necessarily in order of importance)
* 6+ years hands-on experience in full development life cycle software development,
predominately in User Interface development.
* Hand-coded, W3C-compliant and semantic (X)HTML and CSS with an emphasis on
CSS-driven page layouts.
XMLHttpRequest, XML, JSON.
* Familiarity with best-practices for usability and accessibility standards.
* Writing high-quality, testable, maintainable, and well-documented code.
* Proficiency in a server-side scripting language such as JSP, PHP, or ASP.
* Solid understanding of working within a Model-View-Controller program architecture paradigm.
* Bachelor*s degree in Computer Science, Engineering (any type) or a related field
Library, Prototype, jQuery, DOJO, etc.
* Java/J2EE server-side development
* Experience with Flash, Flex, and SQL are a huge plus, but not required.
Please visit us at www.SuccessFactors.com to learn more about us,
to view all current job postings, and to apply.
Title: Data Architect IV
Location: San Francisco, CA
Job Type: Contract
Compensation: per Hour
Reference Code: 922481-NRC
Description: Our client is seeking a Data Architect to analyze data requirements and
create logical and physical models and specifications of data. The Senior Content
Engineer will work directly with the editors, project managers, system architects and
software developers to develop editorial tools and delivery products that utilize data
Analyze complex data and product requirements
Lead the development of data models and specifications in a variety of markup
language syntaxes (W3C schema, RELAX NG Schema, XML DTDs, and RDF)
Perform the change control and update process for maintaining modular data markup
Lead the development and maintenance of data transformation scripts
Lead the development and maintenance of data conformance validation
Develop ontology/vocabulary to be shared across disparate content types
Work with editors, project managers, system architects, and software developers to
define and develop editorial tools and products that utilize data markup
Deliver presentations and/or train users on use of data markup, as required
Organize and lead data modeling workshops to develop markup specifications
Write documentation for markup specifications and design principles
Research industry standards to contribute to recommendations for architectural
Candidates are preferred to work in either Dayton, OH, Bethesda, MD, Colorado Springs,
CO, Albany, NY, New Providence, NJ, Charlottesville, or San Francisco, CA; however,
strong candidates from anywhere should apply without consideration to relocation.
Occasional travel is required.
Cataloging and classiﬁcation
Primary & secondary research
Searching & ﬁnding
Presentation of results in user’s preferred format
ONTOLOGIST / SR. VOCABULARY SPECIALIST
Ontologist / Sr. Vocabulary Specialist
The Ontologist / Sr. Vocabulary Specialist will work in a team-oriented environment,
directly interface with a Department of Defense (DoD) customer and be a member of an
Enterprise Vocabulary Team. The Vocabulary specialist will be the primary interface to
assigned communities or offices through development of vocabulary artifacts and provide
specific support and guidance consistent with approved methodologies.
Relationship with DoD community points of contact in support of their data strategy
Development of a Standard Information Structure that includes a glossary,
ng- semantic model, and an object model.
ny Provide glossary development support.
Provide thesaurus development support.
n by Provide ontology development support.
Elicit knowledge from Subject Matter Experts.
Support handoff of vocabulary products to XML developers.
Support optimization of search engine tuning parameters based on content of
Conduct vocabulary analysis and harmonization activities.
Develop documentation and presentations for delivery to clients.
Help resolve problems and ensure customer satisfaction.
Foster positive client relationships
DoD customers on adopted approach to development of vocabularies that are
based on business process definition and identifying authoritative data sources.
Employees who are early adopters frequently
have to be able to do a little of this, a little of
er Spring, MD
Title: Knowledge Manager
LTIME Skills: self-starter, business systems analysis, databases, Microsoft Office SharePoint
ry Server 2007, web part development, site definitions and workflow, information
taxonomy and other features, Office 2007
The Knowledge Manager gathers, reviews, analyzes, and evaluates business systems and
user needs and writes detailed description of user needs, program functions, and general
requirements. This person should have good understanding of relational database concepts
and client-server concepts. May lead and direct the work of others, including managing
vendors and vendor contracts. Working with limited managerial oversight, the Knowledge
Manager is responsible for fielding requests from users, analyzing those requests, producing
business and functional requirements, creation of metrics and test plans to prove that
functional requirements have been met, documenting, and training both the end-user and
the User Support Department on the end product. This individual will determine and
demonstrate whether SharePoint can be effectively used "out-of-the-box" to meet
requirements or whether custom coding will be required. Mentoring IPM and IT on
SharePoint policies and best practices as part of project planning and scoping as needed,
including site structure, security and other areas. The Knowledge Manager will apply
advanced problem-solving skills including hypothesis generation, testing, successful
resolution and communication. Assist project manager with issue and risk identification. The
Knowledge Manager will also serve on the IPM SharePoint Governance Board.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty
Position ID: 679636 Date: 5-21-2009
Dice ID: RTL84898
el Required: none
elecommute: no We're looking for a Senior Manager/Front-End Engineer to serve as Team Lead for our
client-side development efforts.
Are you the person we're looking for? Maybe, if:
structure information and keep it and presentation style separate.
You read sites like A List Apart and Ajaxian.
You know what our yslow score is and have many suggestions for how to make it better.
You have an opinion on the Semantic Web, Microformats, HTML5, jquery vs mootools vs
ext, and what doctypes we should be using.
You know your way around conditional CSS selectors and the DOM. You used Blueprint
when it came out, but now find Fluid 960 a bit more to your taste.
You know what "template inheritance" means and how extension differs from composition.
Having done this before, you'll find it even more fun to lead a team of other front-end
folks, and keep a whole bunch of back-end engineers intrigued with new things to figure
You are going to look on our sites and despair. And then make them more efficient,
functional, and beautiful, and show us how you did it. And you think that sounds like fun.
We're looking for someone with at least 5 years of front-end engineering experience, with
a super-strong preference for team lead experience. We want someone who enjoys
teaching others how to manage the front-end work, and has built a set of tools for doing
so in the past.
Our technology stack includes Linux, Postgres, Ruby+Rails, Python+Django,
other tools and frameworks. We use Subversion to manage our code, and Mercurial to
manage our content.
Our applications are designed for, built and run in high-availability environments. So this
is not front-end for the sake of front-end, but front-end for the sake of results. Directly. You
will be in the driver's seat.
Semantic Technology: Knowledge Engineering Associates
Applications are invited for Research Associate, Graduate Student and PDF positions in the Knowledge
Navigation Infrastructure Team (KNIT) lead by the Innovatia Research Chair at the University of New
Brunswick, Saint John http://www.unb.ca/news/view.cgi?id=1680
Researchers will collaboratively develop reusable infrastructures to support custom vertical search across
multiple application domains in biomedical, health care, energy and telecom. Researchers will develop
solutions for enterprise search using semantic web technologies, service oriented architecture, ontologies
and text mining. Successful candidates will have demonstrated software development expertise and
familiarity with knowledge engineering lifecycles. Candidates with demonstrated experience with two or
more of the following technologies are encouraged to apply:
1) Web based Content Acquisition Strategies
2) Knowledge Representation with OWL / RDF
3) Text Mining / Natural Language Processing
4) Ontology based reasoning over instance / triple stores
5) Terminology Management and Curation
6) Literature and (Meta) Data Integration
7) Provenance Tracking / Tracability
8) Algorithm Design / Graph Matching
9) Human Computer Interaction
10) Semantically Enabled Software Architecture
11) Semantic Desktops and Publishing
Enquiries and applications and can be made by sending a full CV and cover letter to: email@example.com
c h r i s t i n e @ t r i v i u m r l g . c o m
N i c k : C J M C O n n o r s
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