We are a small, young, fun growing start up. And we're hiring!! Below is the description of our opening.
Job Description: Intermediate Software Engineer – AI (NLP) Specialist
Job Code: (#2002-208a)
iNAGO is an exciting Toronto-based Technology start-up producing Digital Life called NetPeople™. Forging cutting-edge technology, NetPeople™ is a new Internet-based technology designed to permit the creation and use of intelligent, interactive, 3-D characters operating within an electronic environment. NetPeople™ are intelligent, interactive, and digital human agents.
At iNAGO, we nourish innovation, initiative and personal development in both team and individual bases. We are a hyper-culture on the forefront of Artificial Intelligence, e-commerce, and digital media developing commercial solutions.
Reporting to the Product Creation team leader, this individual will be a member of the Netpeople™ team, responsible for design and development of the virtual human technologies that form the basis of NetPeople™, in particular the Natural Language Processing aspects.
Research and evaluation of NLP technologies regarding their appropriateness for NetPeople™.
Design, code and test software to ensure completeness, while adhering to our engineering standards.
Maintain current initiatives, tools, processes, and methodologies.
Bachelor Degree in Computer Science (or equivalent) with a specialization in Artificial Life
Experience in or proven knowledge in NLP techniques.
3+ years development experience, in areas of increasing responsibility
1+ years Windows and C++ programming experience
Ability to work quickly and independently as well as within a team.
Excellent communication skills
Experience with full software development life-cycle.
A passion for virtual human development a must.
Object-oriented programming experience.
Experience in any of the following:
MS SQL Server, Perl, user interface design, InstallShield, internet product development, artifical life techniques, artificial intelligence technologies, Tcl/TK, MS Visual C++, MFC.
Experience in a start-up environment a plus
If you desire working with a cutting-edge tech firm in a growing and dynamic team, submit your resume to iNAGO. We offer competitive compensation and an opportunity to advance your career. Email your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org (preferred) and note the job code or fax your resume to: (416) 343-4976.
For more information please visit: http://www.inago.com