Thomson Reuters Software Engineer in Kiryat Arie, Israel

_NLP and Text Analytics Software Engineer_

We work on complex textually based problems and finding algorithmic solutions to them, taking into consideration performance, scalability and robustness.

We create tools for professionals to build their own NLP solution in areas such as entity extraction, text categorization and concordance (matching).

We have a super positive and constructive atmosphere. Very hard to match.

We have access to lots of high quality data such as: News, financial, legal, scientific, social media and more...

We love what we do.

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_Essential Day-To-Day responsibilities__:_

Design, develop and maintain text metadata extraction components. The job will include analyzing complex textually based problems and finding algorithmic solutions to them, while taking into consideration performance, scalability and robustness. The ideal candidate will assume responsibility over major features with sometimes incomplete requirements and is expected to create high quality solutions and implement them in a production grade level.

_Required skills, knowledge and experience_:

· B.Sc. in a relevant field: Computer Science/Software Engineering/Applied Mathematics. M.Sc. an advantage. · Hands on experience in at least one of the following domains: NLP / Machine Learning / Data Mining / Algorithms · At least 3 years of programming experience – Java/Scala is a must · Natural curiosity for data crunching and analysis · Excellent communication skills. A team player

_Nice To Have_:

· Experience with Hadoop/Spark/Big data technologies · Experience with ElasticSearch · Experience with Script languages (Python, Groovy, etc.)

_General requirements_:

•Innovative thinker • Problem solver • Self-managed (independent) • Responsible • Hard worker

Job: *Technology Development Family Group

Organization: *Technology & Ops - Platform

Title: Software Engineer

Location: Israel-Kiryat Arie-Kiryat Arie-ISR-Kiryat Arie-Oren Building

Requisition ID: JREQ084687