Our client is currently seeking a .Net Software Engineer in San Diego, CA. Please forward qualified resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org.
This new opening will work closely with linguists and medical coders to develop state-of-the-art medical NLP software with the aim of reducing the cost of healthcare. The department is looking for a self-motivated individual who would be willing to learn and work in multiple technologies, both individually and as a part of cross-functional teams.
•Develop internal tools to support the department’s linguists and medical coders.
•Develop and maintain interfaces between NLP components and other systems.
•Improve accuracy and performance of NLP engines.
•Research and identify of new technologies, systems and/or applications of relevance to company NLP goals.
•Resolve customer reported defects.
•3+ years in .NET development
•3+ years’ experience in software development and bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computational Linguistics, Mathematics or a related discipline
•Knowledge of design patterns
•Strong understanding of data structures and algorithms
•Good problem solving skills
•Good communication skills
•Experience with Drools.
•WCF and/or Web Services
•Experience analyzing very large datasets.
•Experience with natural language processing techniques and text analytics.