Application Scientist

Linguamatics Ltd - Marlborough, MA (30+ days ago)

Linguamatics is a leading provider of text mining solutions with a current emphasis on high value life science, chemistry, healthcare, and biomedical applications. Thanks to a great team, and innovative use of semantic and natural language processing (NLP) based technology, our software is acknowledged as a leading solution in the pharmaceutical, biotech, and healthcare industries and has been adopted by most of the top 20 global pharmaceutical companies, leading healthcare providers, and US government organizations such as the FDA. We are now looking for another Application Scientist in our US Headquarters in Marlborough, MA to take a key role in our fast-growing business. You will be using an exciting blend of NLP text analytics and data science to solve real world problems and help our customers to improve human health and wellbeing.

Key tasks and responsibilities

Support the sales team throughout the sales cycle in demonstrating the value of the Linguamatics solution to the customer.
Travel nationally to conferences and customer sites to present the Linguamatics solutions and provide training where appropriate.
Support the customer and ensure their success in using the product to gain maximum ROI.
Undertake consulting and project work for customers
Develop compelling case studies showing how the software can be used to solve real world problems within life science and healthcare customers.
Feed customer requirements back to the product development team and help test new software releases.
Assist with customer deployments.

The ideal candidate will have the following skills, experience, and qualifications:

Degree level in computer science, computational linguistics, data science or similar.
Sound understanding of IT systems - experience in scripting languages, e.g. Python or JavaScript.
Good organizational skills, ideally with project management experience.
Excellent communication and presentation skills.
A pro-active attitude and ability to work in a team.
Experience with some of the following is desirable but not essential:
Text mining, and/or enterprise search
Natural Language Processing and/or machine learning
Data visualization frameworks such as Tableau or Spotfire
Life science or healthcare applications.
This is a challenging and exciting opportunity in a growing, customer-focused UK company with an established presence in the US Headquarters in Marlborough, MA. The successful applicant will have the opportunity to work with leading-edge technology, world-leading customers, and great people. As a Linguamatics employee you’ll receive a competitive salary, an excellent benefits package and opportunities for professional growth. If you think you have the right skills and experience and are ready to make an outstanding contribution to our success we’d love to hear from you. Please send your resume and a covering letter (applications without a covering letter will not be considered) to:

Sharon Quebec