[Corpora-List] JOB : 3M HIS Specialist, Computational Linguistics

Craig Pfeifer craig.pfeifer at gmail.com
Mon Jan 9 03:58:18 CET 2012

(link : http://bit.ly/yapsvq)


3M HIS Specialist, Computational Linguistics

For more than 100 years, 3M has been a company that delivers both sustainable growth and consistent results. Today is no exception. We are making great progress toward inventing a new future for 3M - a future of faster growth and increased competitiveness, while continuing to deliver superior results.

3M Health Information Systems, Inc., is the leader in providing healthcare funding and performance management solutions. With more than 5,000 customers, 3M Health Information Systems enables healthcare providers to enhance operations, shorten revenue cycle times, improve patient care and achieve an electronic health record solution.

Job Summary

Applied research scientist position, responsible for R&D in Computational Linguistics / Natural Language Processing (NLP) / Machine Learning (ML) Research and develop clinical NLP techniques to enhance 3M's clinical NLP platform

Participate in all aspects of the development of 3M's clinical NLP platform, and support the platforms usage by other software teams at 3M HIS Ensure 3M HIS's NLP capabilities are current with the state-of-the-art in clinical NLP Represent 3M HIS in the broader NLP community, to partners, and to clients

Benefits Information:

This position is a 3M HIS position and is therefore not a 3M benefited position. The position is subject to the benefit package under 3M HIS benefits program. Details will be shared with you at the time of interview with the hiring manager.


No relocation available


Basic Qualifications:

Ph.D. 3+ years software development experience 1+ year(s) Java development experience

Preferred Qualifications:

Ph.D. in Computational Linguistics or related field Experience building NLP applications with UIMA Demonstrated ability to drive innovative NLP / ML research (publication record, patents, etc.) Clinical NLP experience, ideally including experience with cTAKES Experience applying machine learning technologies in a large-scale industrial production environment, especially including deployments to cloud infrastructure Deep understanding of named entity recognition algorithms and experience working with large-scale ontologies Strong verbal and written communication skills C++ or C# development experience Strong planning, organization, project management and time management skills Excellent analytical and problem solving skills Highly self-directed and able to manage and prioritize multiple concurrent and competing or conflicting challenges and issues Demonstrated team player with results-oriented track record

Employment Statement Apply now for this exciting opportunity with 3M. 3M is an EEO/AA employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. ______________ craig.pfeifer at gmail.com

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