NLP Data Scientist

Company Name: KForce Technology
Location: Cambridge, MA 02138
Date Posted: 17th Jun, 2016

Kforce's client, a fast growing company in Cambridge, Massachusetts (MA) is searching for a candidate to join the critical role of Data Scientist to develop core NLP and text analytics technology that will be the foundation of upcoming products.

  • Bachelor's degree (advanced degree preferred) in Economics, Statistics, or Social Science
  • Data Scientist with Natural Language Processing and text analytics or Computational Linguistics
  • Experience improving parser technology
  • Experience interacting with software engineers
  • Strong statistics experience for a product, including statistical analysis software such as R, SAS, SPSS, or Stata
  • Prior research experience
  • Good at building and executing models, improving algorithms
  • Possess both quantitative and qualitative research skills
  • Highly detail-oriented with superior organizational skills
  • Excellent writing and communication skills