Computational Linguist Junior

BTS Software Solutions Columbia, MD
Computational Linguist - TS/SCI w/ Full Scope Poly

BTS Software Solutions is seeking an ACTIVE, TOP SECRET/SCI (TS/SCI) w/ Full Scope Poly, Computational Linguist to join our team in Fort Meade, MD.

Position Summary and Responsibilities:

Provides unique expertise with the application of computer science to language processing technologies, to include experimentation with, and integration of different NLP modules, experimentation with user interfaces for analytic support, web development, and development of web services for querying extracted results.

General integration tasks, experimentation with and integration of different NLP modules, experimentation with user interfaces for analytic support, including some web development, and development of a web service for querying of extracted results

REQUIRED:

Clear experience (< three years) programming with either C, C++, or Java

Proficiency in (< three ears) programming with a minimum of one scripting language (e.g. Perl, Python)

Demonstrated familiarity with linguistics and language structure, language processing technologies (e.g. parsers, morphological analyzers, part of speech tagger, phrase chunkers, et al) , and/or with applying ontologies to NLP applications

Strong usage with one (1) or more foreign languages

In depth knowledge or familiarity with linguistics and language structure, language processing technologies (e.g. parsers, morphological analyzers, part of speech tagger, phrase chunkers, et al) , and/or with applying ontologies to NLP applications

Fully capable with Semantic Web technologies (e.g. RDF, OWL)

Experience designing, coding, testing, and debugging with some or all of the following: RDF Schema and query languages (e.g. SPARQL, Prolog), JBoss, Eclipse, Subversion)

Actionable understanding of international encodings, to include converting and handling multilingual encoding, such as UTF-8

CERTIFICATIONS: NONE

EDUCATION: A bachelor's degree in computer science and/or linguistics, or in a related field; five years related experience may be substituted for a bachelor's degree

CLEARENCE: TS/SCI w/ Full Scope Poly

LOCATION: Fort Meade, MD

About BTS Software Solutions

BTS Software Solutions is a Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business who are community-focused innovators who transform ideas into technology to serve people. We recognize that innovation is only valuable when applied towards a needed solution. Technology has no value without the hard work to turn ideas into reality. Our roots are in helping save Soldiers lives through technology. We bring that ethos to serving our community. We create solutions that touch people's lives - products to communicate, to connect companies with customers, to stay informed, to save lives, and to enhance lives.

We have a small company persona with a large company ethos and capabilities; we create elegant solutions for complex problems that will enrich peoples lives. BTS offers one of the best benefits packages in the industry: 100% Company PAID health benefits, PTO, 401K matching and vested from day one of employment, to name just a few of our benefits and perks. To learn more about BTS Software Solutions visit us at www.unleashbts.com/careers/.

BTS Software Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.

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