Bloomberg is looking for a Senior Ontology Engineer in New York, NY. According to the post, "The Knowledge Engineering group at Bloomberg is looking for an experienced ontologist with a strong Computer Science / Engineering background to help build sophisticated, maintainable, concept-driven models of financial, economic, business, and world events. The Knowledge Engineering group looks to allow broad access to the vast amounts of data available within the Bloomberg platform. We strive to uncover new relationships, reason about the world, and better understand the inconsistencies that underlie disparate domains. The work of the Ontology Engineer will be part of broader statistical and classical models that structure and explain what is going on, and what may happen next."
Qualifications for the position include the following: "3+ years of recent experience building complex domain ontologies and data models. Experience with OWL and UML. Minimum of Undergraduate level degree in Computer Science or Engineering discipline. Experience with C or C++ a strong plus." The post adds, "Bloomberg, the global business and financial information and news leader, gives influential decision makers a critical edge by connecting them to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas. The company's strength - delivering data, news and analytics through innovative technology, quickly and accurately - is at the core of the Bloomberg Professional service, which provides real time financial information to more than 315,000 subscribers globally."