NEW MEXICO INSTITUTE OF MINING AND TECHNOLOGY, seeks a Knowledge Engineer/Section Head with The Institute for Complex Additive Systems Analysis (ICASA). Successful applicant will create, develop, manage, maintain, and use knowledge representation models to address the information needs of ICASA analysts, modelers and external customers.

Masters degree required in Computer Science, Linguistics, Library Science, Artificial Intelligence, Knowledge Representation or Lexical Semantics. Must have expertise in logic-based/knowledge representation languages such as LISP, PROLOG, CLIPS, KIF, DAML, OIL, OWL.

Must have experience in several of the following areas: Ontology building and development, knowledge acquisition, knowledge modeling, rule-based systems, machine learning, and neural networks.

Must be familiar with the following disciplines: knowledge representation, knowledge engineering, semantic web, artificial intelligence, multi-agent systems, natural-language processing.

Proficiency in small to medium scale project management and time management required.

Must have the ability to work productively in both team and individual settings, have strong communication and interpersonal skills, and initiative in both critical thinking and forward thinking, and commitment to excellence.

Must have the ability to obtain a TS/SCI security clearance with full lifestyle and counter-intelligence poly-graphs required.

Desired skills: state-of-the-art ontology acquisition tools and systems, Unix and Windows environments, and 5 years of software development experience.

Transcripts required for consideration.

Applicants should send a resume, transcripts, and the names, email addresses and phone numbers of three employment references to: New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology, 801 Leroy Pl., Human Resources Wells Hall Box 138, Socorro, NM 87801. For information about New Mexico Tech, visit our web page E-mail applications NOT accepted.

Please see our website below for more information on ICASA.

Thank you!

Tom Dawson
Program Manager
Institute for Complex Additive Systems Analysis (ICASA)
New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology (NMT)