Sindice job opportunities

Company description:

Sindice.com, a long standing, leading research project is looking for 1 Senior / 1 Junior/ 2 Interns Software Engineers in Large Scale Web of Data integration.

Positions overview:

The position will be involved in the Sindice Structured Web Data project. Sindice contains the world largest semantic web data collection with million of semantically marked up documents (rdf, rdfa, microformats, schema.org, opengraph) collected per day. Now serving a growing community of researchers and practitioners, Sindice is developing killer applications that allow web masters to profit from their markup and motivate participation in the Web of Data in ways that were not previously possible. The successful applicant will have to design and develop critical infrastructure and new products inside Sindice with a keen focus on usability, performance, and robustness.

Position details:

Position: Senior Engineer

Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate the design and development of Web Data Integration platforms and products
  • Work with executive management to understand the market and business requirements driving product development.
  • Guide engineering and software development teams.

Required skills

  • Very high proficiency in Java and proficiency in other commonly used languages such as Python, Perl or other scripting languages.
  • Relational databases as well as indexing systems (Lucene/Solr)
  • Software development experience on Linux with open-source tools (e.g., Maven, SVN)
  • Expertise with the complete software development life cycle, including design, implementation, testing, and release
  • Experience in large scale data manipulation and integration possibly with operations over clusters of machines.

Desirable Experience & Background (inc. qualifications):

  • Master’s degree or higher
  • Experience with Hadoop
  • Experience with NoSQL databases, especially HBase
  • Experience with Semantic Web technologies (e.g. RDF, RDF Databases, Reasoning Engines)

Qualities

  • Excellent team player who both teaches and learns from his colleagues.
  • Self motivated and able to make solid independent technical decisions
  • Good communication skills, verbal and written
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Position: Junior Engineer

Responsibilities

  • Design and create solutions for the Web Data Integration platforms and products

Required Skills

  • Experience with Java.
  • Software development experience on Linux with open-source tools (e.g., SVN, build tools)
  • Experience with the complete software development life cycle, including design, implementation, testing, and release

Desirable Experience & Background (inc. qualifications):

  • Master’s degree or higher
  • Experience with Hadoop
  • Experience with NoSQL databases, especially HBase
  • Experience with Semantic Web technologies (e.g. RDF, RDF Databases, Reasoning Engines)

Qualities

  • Ability to work in a team based environment developing state of the art software solutions
  • Self motivated and able to make solid independent technical decisions
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