Careers: Senior Semantic Modeler

Title: Senior Semantic Modeler
Location: Adelaide East and Jarvis
Country: Canada
City: Toronto
Province: Ontario
Term: Full Time or Contract

ThoughtWire is a dynamic start-up working on the leading edge of semantic and contextual computing. We are looking for a passionate senior semantic modeler to work in our newly formed semantic modeling group on both customer projects and with the core development team.

Our semantic modeling group is focused on being deep industry experts on applying rich semantic modeling using W3C semantic standards to business systems. This group will work closely with our customer service group and our core team to provide the core modeling capability required in every client engagement and to drive core product improvement through semantic excellence. ThoughtWire is relentless about measuring what we do, making it better every day, and putting out a great product. New members of our team need to have the same curiosity and persistence to help us realize our vision. We support each other in everything we do and we need new team members who want to help.

This position will put you on the leading edge of semantic modeling. You'll be working on challenging problems in information representation and mapping across a broad array of information domains including inside the core product, which is semantic to the core. Our products work in a range of demanding industries with a broad mix of requirements from unifying different complex information models to ensuring private information can be represented securely. You should be comfortable consistently delivering releasable high value functionality in an Agile environment with extreme quality constraints and helping evolve processes for ensuring consistent delivery.

Required Experience:

  • Building complex data models 6+ years
  • Working experience using RDF, RDFS and OWL 2+ years
  • Working experience with UML, DFD, Entity Relationship diagrams or equivalent 8+ years
  • Experience capturing and documenting requirements 4+ years
  • BSc in Computer Science or equivalent
  • Excellent problem solving, critical thinking, and communication skills

Preferred Experience:

  • Vertical industry experience in at least one of health care, pharmaceuticals, finance or insurance
  • HL7 experience
  • Experience in a startup environment
  • Experience working with a product team

Send resumes to Unfortunately we cannot respond individually to every resume, we do appreciate your interest in ThoughtWire.