Decision Resources Group is looking for a Lead Ontology Developer in Burlington, MA. According to the post, "We are seeking a Lead Ontology Developer to develop and build a central governance platform for storing and managing a wide range of ontology/ taxonomy domains. Access to ontology/taxonomic resources will be service-based from both customer-facing and internal products. This ontology project will eventually form the basis of advanced knowledge representation efforts and the delivery of knowledge-based products at Decision Resources Group. The Lead Ontology Developer will be responsible for the technical architecture, design and implementation of concept-based ontologies that can support multiple taxonomic views of varied and complex structure across several health-related domains including; organization, geography, person, drug, disease, etc."
Qualifications for the position include: "Bachelor’s degree in computer science or equivalent experience. 3-5 years of experience developing or maintaining ontologies/taxonomies. Expertise in Java and/or Python. Experience with service-based architectures. Working understanding of RDF and/or other semantic tools. Experience with UMLS, Protégé or other rich ontologies or ontology tools or systems. Up to 10% of travel to remote office sites may be required."
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