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Language Engineer (m/f/d)

Permanent employee, Full-time · Bielefeld

Your mission
If Linguistics is your passion and you get excited when you can apply your knowledge about Natural Language Processing then you might be just right for the position as Language Engineer (m/f/d) in our Linguistics team!

  • Algorithmically extract key semantic concepts from pharmaceutical and/or biomedical texts
  • Work with existing Semalytix Language Engineering Stack for information extraction and retrieval tasks
  • Contribute to the team of Forward-Deployed Engineers over set periods of time in order to adapt and extend existing solutions in the Semalytix Language Engineering stack to customer projects
  • Work with large document corpora
  • Support cross-lingual transfer of our resources and solutions in the Semalytix Language Engineering Stack
  • Contribute to recurring quality assurance activities
  • Support functions in the Linguistics and Analytics teams by applying state-of-the-art language technology tools and services for, e.g., feature engineering or knowledge acquisition tasks
Your profile
  • Academic degree in computational linguistics or natural language processing, or a closely related field
  • 2+ years of practical experience in at least two of the following areas: text mining, information extraction, grammar engineering
  • Practical experience with running analyses on large text corpora
  • Good overview of existing language technology tools and resources
  • Business fluent in English (German is a plus)
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent analytical and interpersonal skills
  • Willingness and capability to learn in a fast-paced startup environment

  • A valid work permit and visa for Germany are preferred
  • Solid Python literacy for scripting and language data wrangling
  • Expertise in the pharmaceutical or biomedical domain
  • Knowledge of non-European languages (e.g., Japanese, Chinese) would be considered a plus
What we offer you
  • First-hand experience in developing a research-driven and innovative company
  • International business experience within a scalable B2B business model in the Pharmaceutical industry
  • The spirit and culture of a fast-paced and dynamic startup in a highly collaborative working environment
  • A young and motivated international team with a background from more than 20 different nations
  • An open and flexible culture and working atmosphere  
  • Benefits include: sponsored gym membership, regular company events, company pension scheme, and more
About us
Meet Semalytix: Our mission is to help Pharma put patients’ unmet needs into the center of modern healthcare. We use our A.I. to collect and analyze billions of real-world data points to consistently find out how healthcare can improve peoples’ everyday lives, today and tomorrow. Together, we work towards developing the worlds' best strategic solution to patient-centric drug development.

We are strongly committed to promoting equal opportunity and diversity in our team.
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