Data & Knowledge Engineer


Data & Knowledge Engineer

PoolParty Semantic Suite is at the core of our daily business. Join a passionate team of developers, researchers and product managers and contribute as a development talent to the leading semantic platform on the global market.

The Semantic Web Company (SWC) is a leading provider of software and services in the areas of Semantic Information Management and Linked Data technologies. SWC's renowned software platform PoolParty ( is widely used by organizations around the globe to extract meaning from Big Data.

SWC values loyalty, brightness and innovation and rewards outstanding performance with increased responsibility and growth opportunities. We offer a great work-life balance and a company culture that is cutting-edge, ingenious, dynamic, collaborative and fun while relying on professionalism and the highest level of integrity from our employees. Honesty and reliability are at the core of our business ethos.

At Semantic Web Company you'll work alongside great people with a wide variety of backgrounds, skills and talents. If you are interested in Semantics, are hardworking and most of all a team player and open-minded, then SWC might be the right fit for you.

Job Description:

  • Requirements engineering for customer projects
  • Developing projects based on knowledge graphs & machine learning  together with customers
  • Data and knowledge engineering mainly based on our core product PoolParty Semantic Suite
  • Conceptual assistance to the product development team
  • Supporting the R&D efforts of the Semantic Web Company

What We Offer:

  • A captivating and engaging environment working in the fascinating fields of Semantic Technologies and Artificial Intelligence
  • Scope for growth and the possibility to gain knowledge through specialized training and work experience by means of a successful, well-structured training phase
  • A most welcoming, collegial and professional working atmosphere in an attractive office in "the most liveable city in the world" (based on 'The Economist'), centrally located in the heart of Vienna and extremely easy to reach by public transport
  • An exciting position in an agile, diverse and rapidly-expanding company with a flat hierarchy and a staff comprising more than 27 nationalities where English is the main working language
  • A challenging but rewarding position with interesting training & development opportunities
  • A good work-life-balance with the possibility to work from home and flexible working hours
  • Ergonomic office equipment as well as fresh fruit, coffee, tea and drinking water for free
  • State-of-the-art infrastructure

Job Requirements:

  • Profound expertise with some knowledge technologies like knowledge graphs, graph databases, text mining, NLP, ontology engineering, machine learning etc.
  • Knowledge of Java and/or Python
  • Strong troubleshooting/problem-solving skills
  • Exacting attention to detail and documentation
  • Ability to effectively manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • An inquiring mind, intense curiosity, interdisciplinary understanding and strong desire to innovate in the areas of Linked Data and Semantic Systems
  • Minimum a Bachelor degree related to computer science or information science
  • Minimum 2+ years of relevant working experience
  • Excellent skills in written and spoken English
  • Excellent skills in written and spoken German is an advantage
  • Knowledge in agile process frameworks like Kanban and Scrum is an advantage
  • Communication skills as well as experience in project management and requirements engineering
  • Able to travel occasionally in US and Europe, if required

The minimum gross salary offered (full-time-equivalent) is EUR 42.000 p.a. - an overpayment is possible, depending on education, skills and work experience.

Send your full application to:

Semantic Web Company
c/o Iva Bosanac Hoblaj
Mariahilferstrasse 70/8
A-1070 Wien

Tel.: +43 1 4021235
Fax: +43 1 4021235 22


We look forward to hearing from you!