Are you an experienced Data Scientist/NLP Engineer?

Have you got Australian Citizenship and have at least NV1 or NV2 security clearance?

Can you accept $90/hour inclusive of superannuation?

If so, then read on!

Our client is a global ICT company who are looking for a Data Scientist/NLP Engineer for a major program of work in Canberra.

A 9 month initial contract is on offer with a strong likelihood of extensions. Only Australian Citizens with a minimum of NV1 or NV2.

The main purpose of this role?

  • Transforming natural language data into useful features using NLP techniques to feed classification algorithms
  • To deliver Use Cases on the Watson Discovery Advisor platform (WDA).

The main skills and experience required in this role include:

  • Outstanding skills in statistical analysis, machine learning methods and text representation techniques.
  • Your ultimate goal is to develop efficient self‐learning NLP applications.


  • Study and transform data science prototypes
  • Design and customise WDA specific components
  • Develop ETL routines for Data preparation, extraction and cleaning
  • Develop automated routines for Data ingestion in WDA
  • Automate Data ingestion and data load routines in WDA
  • Find and implement the right algorithms and tools for NLP tasks
  • Develop NLP systems according to requirements
  • Train the developed model and run evaluation experiments
  • Extend ML libraries and frameworks to apply in NLP tasks
  • Remain updated in the rapidly changing field of machine learning

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