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) supports over 180 organizations, including over 50 Forbes Global 2000 companies, in the development of semantic AI solutions based on knowledge graphs. The Vienna-based company has been a pioneer in the field of the Semantic Web for over 15 years and has subsidiaries in the USA, France and in the UK.

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 together with great people with a wide variety of backgrounds, skills and talents. If you are interested in Semantics, are hardworking, and most of all an open-minded team player, then SWC might be a great 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

Job Requirements:

  • Minimum a Bachelor degree related to computer science or information science
  • 1+ years of relevant working experience
  • Excellent skills in written and spoken English
  • Excellent skills in written and spoken German is an advantage
  • Knowledge/experience with some knowledge technologies like knowledge graphs, graph databases, text mining, NLP, ontology engineering, machine learning etc.
  • Knowledge of Java and/or Python
  • Knowledge in agile process frameworks like Kanban and Scrum is an advantage
  • 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
  • Communication skills as well as experience in project management and requirements engineering
  • Able to travel occasionally in US and Europe, if required

What We Offer:

  • A captivating and engaging environment working in the burgeoning fields of semantic technologies and artificial intelligence
  • A most welcoming, collegial and professional working atmosphere
  • An attractive office with library, small gym, showers and relaxation zone, located centrally in the heart of Vienna ("the most liveable city in the world" according to 'The Economist'), extremely easy to reach with public transportation
  • An exciting, challenging but rewarding position in an agile, diverse and rapidly-expanding company
  • Working with a diverse group of people where more than 65% are with international backgrounds and English as the main working language
  • Working in a learning organisation with interesting training & development opportunities on individual but also team level
  • Developed employee journey that enhances your professional growth, through: internal & external trainings, hands-on experience, radical experimentation days 3 times a year and many more
  • A good work-life balance with the possibility to work from home and flexible working hours
  • Ergonomic office equipment as well as complementary fresh fruit, coffee, tea...
  • State-of-the-art infrastructure

The minimum gross salary offered (full-time-equivalent) is EUR 45.000 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



We look forward to hearing from you!