Senior Software Ontology SME (Job Number: 322325)
The Integrated Systems Group of SAIC has a career opening for a Senior Software Ontology SME in Columbia, Maryland.
The Senior Software Ontology SME will perform technical planning, software systems integration with various languages and domains, verification and validation, cost and risk, and supportability and effectiveness for total software systems. The successful candidate will have experience with programs requiring comprehensive and innovative technical solutions and a proven record of having successfully effected applicable technology transfer. The selected candidate will currently hold a minimum Secret security clearance with the desire and ability to obtain a TS/SCI with Polygraph clearance.
•Serve as a member of the ontology team providing ontology design, triple store implementation, SPARQL query, and Java expertise on a cross-functional team.
•Partner with senior customer leadership to help organizations improve performance using ontology’s, triple stores, and reasoning.
•Implement the users’ vision and execute the technical aspects of the project including gaining an understanding of requirements, developing system design, performing software development, and conducting testing.
•Participate as a senior software developer in a full system and software development life cycle that is agile-based software development methodology with three week Sprints.
•Participate and lead (as necessary) sprint planning, reviews, demos, and retrospectives with respect to ontology and triple store work.
•Interface with Product Owners/customers to collect and understand ontology related requirements during product grooming sessions.
•Perform software development using Java EE.
•Perform software development using Eclipse and a code repository tool (e.g., Subversion, GIT) (SVN).
•Track software developing activities using the VersionOne agile software development tool.
•Perform ontology development and/or data modeling in an ontology environment using Protege
•Design, create and implement complex, reusable, and integrated ontology’s that implement attribute and role based access control concepts and techniques.
•Implement test driven development and writing and executing JUnit tests
•Develop design documentation including class diagrams, sequence diagrams, use cases, and system architecture documentation.
•Perform trade-off analyses and present options to the customer for review and approval.
•Bachelor's degree in a relevant field and 16+ years of overall related IT technical experience with at least 5 years of the IT experience having been in a leadership position directing significant research and development efforts.
•5+ years of related experience in Ontology development and/or Data Modeling and at least 2 years in Ontology development.
•5+ years of experience performing software development using Java or C#.
•2+ years of experience working with OWL, RDFXML and SPARQL.
•A current Secret security clearance is required with the ability to obtain a TS/SCI with Polygraph clearance.
•Excellent written and oral communication skills to effectiely develop system documentation, white papers, and PowerPoint presentations, as well as conduct technical presentations with senior customer leadership at conferences.
•Currently possess an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance.
SAIC is a FORTUNE 500® scientific, engineering, and technology applications company that uses its deep domain knowledge to solve problems of vital importance to the nation and the world, in national security, energy & environment, health and cybersecurity. The company's approximately 41,000 employees serve customers in the U.S. Department of Defense, the intelligence community, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, other U.S. Government civil agencies and selected commercial markets. Headquartered in McLean, Va., SAIC had annual revenues of approximately $10.6 billion for its fiscal year ended January 31, 2012. For more information, visit www.saic.com. SAIC: From Science to Solutions®
Job Posting: Feb 20, 2013, 1:00:16 PM
Primary Location: United States-MD-COLUMBIA
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Potential for Teleworking: No
Shift: Day Job
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