Job Description

Reference # : 18-03580Title : NLP (Natural Language Processing) SME
Location : Washington, DC
Position Type : Contract
Experience Level : Start Date / End Date : 03/01/2018 / 09/30/2018
Assignment Detail
Industry:GovernmentJob Category:IT Operations / Infrastructure
NLP (Natural Language Processing) SME

Eclaro is looking for a NLP (Natural Language Processing) SME for an opportunity for our client in WASHINGTON, DC.
Position Description:
  • Assists client in the selection, implementation and support of the integrated solution that includes Advanced Analytics, Natural Language Processing and / or other Cognitive Computing technology components.
  • Requires a combination of consulting skills and integration experience with Analytics and Cognitive components to pull together holistic business solution for the client.
  • The nature of the work will include elements of integration, enterprise consulting, compliance and quality assurance, inspection, research design, and statistical and evaluation skills.
  • Applies Watson solutions and offering for successful client transformation.
  • Has a good knowledge of Watson technology stack, and in-depth knowledge of Watson solutions.
  • Must have the appropriate mix of functional and technical expertise for successful application to package solution to business problem.

Required Skills:
  • High Proficiency in Object-oriented programming skills to include, at minimum, Python (3+ Years).
  • Proficiency in code automation, performance testing, and optimization in Python, spanning unit and integration testing.
  • 2-3 years of experience with Machine Learning and Text Analytics to include: feature extraction, statistical approaches, clustering techniques, classification techniques, neural networks and model testing and performance.
  • Experience with OSS NLP tools such as: NLTK, OpenNLP, sPacy, Textblob, gensim etc.
  • Experience with Watson Developer Cloud, with an emphasis on Natural Language Understanding and Natural Language Classifier.
  • 2-3 years of experience in text parsing and unstructured data engineering techniques, including regular expressions.
  • 2-3 years of experience in Natural Language Processing (NLP) techniques including text similarity, classification, topic modelling, POS tagging, entity extraction, and word embedding.
  • Experience with database technologies including MongoDB and MySQL.
  • Experience using GitHub for version control and source code management.
  • Working knowledge of IBM Cloud services, with an emphasis on IBM Bluemix.
Preferred Skills:
  • Experience with application deployment using IBM Bluemix.

ECLARO is a company that delivers talent. We provide fully customizable, comprehensive talent acquisition and management of seasoned professionals through a number of business models, including: Consulting, Professional Hire, Global Integrated DeliveryTM and Managed Services. ECLARO recruits and manages a staff of highly skilled individuals in an array of specialized disciplines. This approach enables our clients to leverage new opportunities, respond to increased and changing demands and increase their profitability. Please visit to see why the Right People are The AnswerTM.

Specialties: Customized solutions for Human Capital and Talent Acquisition, Permanent placement and retained search, Recruiting, Staff Augmentation, Contract Labor, Managed Services, RPO, MSP, VMS, IT solutions, management and support, offshore business process outsourcing.

Equal Opportunity Employer: Eclaro values diversity and does not discriminate based on Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

Industry: Staffing and Recruiting
Type: Privately Held
Company Size: 501-1000 employees
Founded: 1999

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