​Ontologist/C​omputational L​inguist  (J​unior)

​We are looking for an ontologist/computational linguist (Junior) to join our fast-growing team in Valencia (Spain).

This internship is a research position, focused on further refining our unique ESG ontologies for corporate reports, news and social media.

You will design and implement core ontologies, define standards and rules for creating new ontologies and provide expertise around knowledge structures and linguistic analysis. 

When?       Starting date: As soon as possible

Where?     Location: ​ Valencia, Spain

​You will:

  • ​Support the development and testing of Datamaran’s semantic ontology
  • ​Create, curate, and organize concept models and taxonomies
  • ​Extend ontologies with synonyms, relationships, and other semantic enrichment
  • ​Identify and connect to other taxonomy and ontology resources to facilitate data sharing, standards and practices, and reduce data redundancies
  • ​Identify datasets relevant for your tasks
  • ​Design testing methodology, experiments, implementation and improvements
  • ​Gain work experience in one of the most booming sectors of the moment
  • ​Collaborate with an experienced team and engage with our extensive, international network (corporate, NGO and academic).

Relevant experience:

  • ​Hands-on experience (classroom or work related) with practical taxonomy and ontology modeling and implementation
  • ​Experience in one or more areas like Natural Language Processing, Corpus Linguistics
  • ​Knowledge of and a genuine affinity with corporate sustainability and governance
  • ​You speak fluent English, proficiency in a second language (eg. Spanish) is a plus
  • ​You can code in Python (our programming language)
  • ​Familiarity with databases (ElasticSearch, Mongo DB, MySQL, Neo4j, and Corpus Workbench) is a plus

Benefits:

And in return we offer a competitive salary, career progression and additional benefits, including:

  • ​A dynamic and international work environment
  • ​22 days of annual leave + bank holidays
  • ​subsidised lunch
  • ​free snacks in the office
  • ​Guaranteed 300+ sunny days per year

​Or send your resumé and cover letter to : recruitment@datamaran.com

​We are Datamaran: a fast-paced, energetic and high-growth technology company.

Our cloud based platform Datamaran enables a business process for continually monitoring fully owned by the sustainability and risk teams. It harnesses technology to support decision-makers with an improved materiality analysis process - one that seamlessly integrates into Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) and corporate strategy.

We are headquartered in London - with office in New York and Valencia - and serve large corporate and investor clients all over the world.

Our mission is to positively impact the world by helping businesses to ensure a continuous resilience through evidence based decision making.

We use cutting edge AI technology - and we hold ourselves to the highest standards of quality - always. Our team comes with a diverse experience in technology, big data, ESG, law, finance and risk management.

Such a unique mix makes Datamaran a unique workplace, and a close-knit one.

Performance-driven

We have different backgrounds, we are from all around the world and we have diverse expertise. What unites us is our focus on performing at our best, continuously learning and thriving as we face new challenges.

Collaborative

We are a close-knit team who support one another with the bigger vision in mind. We think
two heads are better than one, and we consult with and support our colleagues to find the best solutions for our clients.

Agile

Change is a constant, and we are ready to bend and flex to adapt to the external environment and jump on opportunities. Our vision is clear, but the path to get there may change; we are excited about every twist and turn.

Committed

We are an ambitious company with a mission to put sustainability risk on the radar of every business – and we are passionate about using the latest technology and our creativity to achieve that.

Performance-driven

We have different backgrounds, we are from all around the world and we have diverse expertise. What unites us is our focus on performing at our best, continuously learning and thriving as we face new challenges.

Collaborative

We are a close-knit team who support one another with the bigger vision in mind. We think
two heads are better than one, and we consult with and support our colleagues to find the best solutions for our clients.

Agile

Change is a constant, and we are ready to bend and flex to adapt to the external environment and jump on opportunities. Our vision is clear, but the path to get there may
change; we are excited about every twist and turn.

Committed

We are an ambitious company with a mission to put sustainability risk on the radar of every business – and we are passionate about using the latest technology and our creativity to achieve that.

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