[Job posted on may 19th 2015 by The Boeing Company on Linguist List]
Advanced Info Technologist Text
University or Organization: The Boeing Company
Job Location: Alabama, USA
Job Title: Advanced Info Technologist Text Analytics
Job Rank: Advanced Info Technologist Text Analytics; Other
Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics
The Boeing Company, invites applications for an Advanced Information
Technologist position focusing on Text Analytics. A successful candidate will
become part of the growing Boeing Research & Technology, Boeing’s central R&D
organization, Analytics and Simulation organization in Huntsville, AL and work
in the new Center for Applied Simulation and Analytics (CASA).
The Advanced Info Technologist will have general knowledge in data analysis
and text analysis algorithms such as data mining, statistics, machine
learning, natural language processing, text mining, information extraction,
summarization, categorization, and sentiment analysis. They will have the
general ability to design, apply, and create new algorithms, methods, and
tools for the analysis of data to address project requirements. They will have
the general ability to evaluate the performance of data analysis algorithms as
well as general ability to select and apply algorithms to meet application
The Advanced Info Technologist will have skill and ability to: collect,
organize, transform, synthesize, and analyze data; summarize and present
findings; develop conclusions and recommendations from appropriate data
sources at the work group level.
The Advanced Info Technologist will not be constrained by the thoughts or
approaches of work group members or inter-organizational employees. They will
generally draw upon multiple and diverse sources (individuals, disciplines,
bodies of knowledge) for ideas and inspiration. They will combine ideas in
unique ways or make connections between disparate ideas; explore different
lines of thought.
Typical Education/ Experience:
Level 2: Technical bachelor’s degree and typically 2 or more years’ related
work experience or a Master’s degree or an equivalent combination of education
and experience. A technical degree is defined as any four year degree, or
greater, in a mathematic, scientific or information technology field of study.
Level 3: Technical bachelor’s degree and typically 5 or more years’ related
work experience or a Master’s degree with typically 3 or more years’ or a PhD
degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience. A technical
degree is defined as any four year degree, or greater, in a mathematic,
scientific or information technology field of study.
-A Bachelor’s degree or higher in Computer Science and/or Computational
Linguistics is preferred.
-One or more years of experience working in the field of Text Analytics is
-Having published one or more research papers in the field of Text Analytics
A successful candidate will be able to work in the dynamic and distributed
BR&T environment. An employee will typically work on multi-year projects that
end with capability transitions. Project work can be funded by Independent
Research and Development, Internal Application Development, Contracted
Research and Development, or support to a Business Unit. An employee will work
on a small project team where the knowledge and abilities of each person is
important. The work is often simply described and the employee needs to be
self-directed to organize and perform the work.
Boeing is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without
regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity,
national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected
Application Deadline: 13-Jul-2015
Web Address for Applications: http://goo.gl/HR1ZMG