Senior Research Scientist

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Senior Research Scientist

Location: Edinburgh, Scotland (Hybrid)

Salary: Competitive


Knowledge Graph Research Scientist/Senior Research Scientist

Based in Edinburgh


This is an opportunity to join a global leading provider of information and communication technologies that supply more than 3 billion customers worldwide, and whose mission is to create an intelligent, fully connected world. They’re looking for a Senior Research Scientist to investigate how knowledge graphs can power and add value to end-users.

You’ll be:

  • Providing research and development to build domain-specific or customized knowledge graphs and supporting applications e.g. Semantic search, natural language, question answering & dialogue systems.
  • Design and develop innovative knowledge-based technologies e.g. Knowledge-based programming language.
  • Play an integral role in algorithms, modelling, engineering & product scaling.

You’ll have the following:

  • A PhD/Masters in the following or related fields: Knowledge graph, semantic web, NLP, machine learning, ontology reasoning, knowledge engineering.
  • Experience working with Semantic Web Technologies, Natural Language Processing and Machine Learning / Deep Learning.
  • Proven history of high-quality software design and coding skills.
  • Publications on top conferences and journals in related fields e.g. KDD, ISWC, ESWC, ACL


  • 33 days annual leave including bank holidays
  • Personal pension with life and private medical insurance
  • Flexible hybrid working
  • Numerous company sports and social events
  • Learning and development days

This is an academic-heavy position with the chance to work alongside a top-notch professor!

If you’re looking to elevate your career within a team of like-minded professionals, please apply below or email sam.d@weareorbis.com for more information!

Recruiter: Sam Davies


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