Semantic Web Designer

Prague, Czech Republic
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Created: April 11, 2014


We are seeking energetic, forward-thinking professionals to join our Information Technology
group in Prague. As part of that team, you will help launch our new IT Global Innovation Center
focused on developing and applying advanced capabilities in information sciences, information
security, mobility, social media and big data. You will have the opportunity to work on global
teams to identify and tackle the biggest opportunities and challenges at the intersection of
healthcare, information and technology. We offer project-based rotations to help with your
professional development, and a flat, collaborative environment. Overall, our new Global
Innovation Center in Prague offers technology professionals incredible opportunities to learn
from others across the globe, to challenge themselves, and to enjoy a reward that technology
careers don’t often bring: the satisfaction of helping to save lives.

We are seeking professionals with the following qualifications, skills and experience:

• Education: MSc Degree or BSc Degree or equivalent with relevant experience in Computer
Science, Computer Science Engineering, Math, or equivalent experience
• Experience with distributed development systems (DVCS) such as git or mercurial
• Ontology, taxonomy, metadata description (RDF, OWL, micro languages) experience
• Strong XML (including XPath, Xquery, some XML database) knowledge a must.
• Outstanding architectural skills, ability to abstract and define interfaces
• Hands-on experience with RESTful services
• Ability to work independently, asynchronously (across time zones) and with excellent
communication skills that cross language/culture/geographic boundaries

The Applied Technology function is at the core of IT innovation. Applied Technology develops
proofs of concept and technical architecture to define and sense future markets of the company.
Specifically, Applied Technology develops competencies in big data, entitlements and user
We are seeking an energetic, forward-thinking professional to help identify and test new-edge

Primary job responsibilities include:

• Will help Applied Technology develop competency in data ingest services: annotation,
augmentation, context, tagging, metadata injection and geolocation attributes
• Work with an increasing number of global partners in the wearable space to define and
insert these services into their data ecosystems
• Work with the analytics, observability and Health IT teams to build patterns for the
indexing, query, recommendation and inference services based on this semantic data

We offer:

• Competitive remuneration
• Position in a leading global healthcare company
• Challenging career
• Professional growth based on performance
• Innovative and flexible working environment
• Wide range of benefits


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Published: Friday, April 11, 2014 12:25 UTC

Last updated: Tuesday, February 28, 2017 23:43 UTC