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Employment Opportunities

Located minutes from Washington, D.C., in one of the country's top technology corridors, Content Analyst Company is a leader in advanced analytics, one of the hottest technology areas in the software industry today. Our solutions help companies derive value from big content by providing information insight and organization. We are changing the way people think about and leverage information. Our objective is to deliver – Rapid Insight into Big Content. Our flagship product, CAAT (Content Analyst Analytics Technology), is software that provides advanced, concept-based analytics for "mission-critical" applications for partners in a wide range of markets: including highly-classified intelligence installations, brand/market awareness, eDiscovery, and Information Services providers. CAAT has been voted one of KMWorld's Trend Setting Products for six years running and Content Analyst was voted one of KMWorld's 100 Companies that Matter for three years in a row and has been nominated for two CODiE awards.

As we continue to grow, we seek individuals who share our passion for technology, our drive for excellence, and our commitment to building a great place to work.

We offer an excellent salary and benefits package as well as a stimulating office environment with opportunities for career advancement. If you're interested in joining the Content Analyst team, please send your resume to careers@contentanalyst.com.

Current Openings

DEPARTMENT: Product Management

REPORTS TO: Chief Strategy Officer

LOCATION: Reston, VA

Job Description:

Content Analyst Company is currently searching for a talented, experienced, and enthusiastic Product Manager to join a team passionate about leveraging analytics to create better solutions to information rich problems. This position is responsible for product planning and execution throughout the product lifecycle.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Gather and prioritize product and customer requirements.
  • Define the product vision.
  • Create and maintain detailed project plans.
  • Formulate product design specifications for development.
  • Be part of the sales process.
  • Keep the management team up to date on product status and key deliverables.

Qualifications:

  • Ability to work independently, take initiative, and be extremely well organized.
  • Ability to articulate product development recommendations within a business context.
  • 5-7 years in Product Management or related skills, including:
    • Product development lifecycles
    • Market research/analysis
    • Competitive benchmarking
    • Strategic planning
    • Development of functional requirements
    • Product pricing, positioning and branding
    • Design and maintenance of project plans
    • Software implementation
  • Passion to motivate others on the vision and possibilities the product line enables.
  • Understanding of the OEM and/or embedded software business.
  • Have done programming for 2-3 years.
  • 3+ years in text analytics, information access, searching or similar technologies.
  • Understanding of Information Services, eDiscovery, Compliance, or similar markets.
  • Strong communications skills, written and verbal.
  • Ability to handle frequent change under deadline pressure.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Bright, energetic, collaborative and goal driven personality.
  • Bachelor's degree in CS preferred.
  • Travel up to 25% may be required.

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DEPARTMENT: Engineering

REPORTS TO: Vice President, Engineering

LOCATION: Reston, VA

Job Description:

Content Analyst Company, LLC is growing and we are currently seeking a Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer to work closely with our Engineering Group to produce trusted OEM software. As QA Engineer you will be responsible for the testing and quality assurance of our CAAT analytics software and future software products.

We're looking for someone who can break anything.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Create, manage, and document all automated system-level tests, including UI tests.
  • Work with the engineering team to have consistent component level tests and reports.
  • Help to create a standard benchmark test suite for regression testing and performance metrics on multiple system configurations.
  • Create and maintain a testing data repository that can store datasets from partners/customers while ensuring the confidentiality of specific sets of data.
  • Help maintain the test lab machines (locally and in the cloud), software applications, and test datasets.
  • Coordinate testing and reporting with engineering to produce high quality releases in a timely manner.
  • Work with customers/partners on optimal ways to find and use test data to validate their work.

Qualifications:

  • BS degree in Computer Science or related engineering discipline.
  • Junior to Mid-level experience in software product development.
  • 2+ years of practical software QA experience.
  • Familiar with Agile development principles using the Scrum methodology.
  • Experience in creating and performing regression tests, functional tests, and performance tests including load and stress tests.
  • Experience in creating and performing tests for a browser-based user interface.
  • Capable of producing well-written test plans, test reports, performance reports, and other documentation.
  • Experience with scripting in Windows/Linux - Groovy, Scala, or Python preferred.
  • Experience with software configuration management - Git preferred.
  • Experience with programming in Java and .NET preferred.
  • Experience with relational databases a plus.
  • Experience in the use of performance profiling and monitoring tools preferred.
  • Experience in building, cataloging, and maintaining test data sets and benchmarking results a plus.
  • Experience with the reporting and tracking of defects using a ticket management system – JIRA preferred.
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services a plus.

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DEPARTMENT: Engineering

REPORTS TO: Vice President, Engineering

LOCATION: Reston, VA

Job Description:

Content Analyst Company, the leading provider of advanced text analytics software which uncovers unknown relationships in "Big Data", is seeking Software Engineers at all levels to join our team and help build the best text analytics SDK available.

This role will have a significant influence in a number of our core product features. This requires a team player who can own a challenging set of tasks and drive them to completion, and have fun doing it. It will require working within a cross-functional team, and collaborating with members in an agile environment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Own and write features, typically in Java, for our text analytics product.
  • Work with big data: customers routinely ingest and process tens of millions of documents.
  • Design new kinds of analytics to provide valuable insight into big data.
  • Solve challenging problems in algorithms, scalability, performance, and API design.
  • Participate in peer code reviews.
  • Design and implement end-user workflows and experiences.
  • Use the best tools available: laptops, multiple monitors, your favorite IDE, and Git.
  • Avoid meetings and distractions: our daily 15 minute standup is all we need.

Qualifications:

  • BS or MS in Computer Science or a related Engineering discipline.
  • Recent grad? 10+ years of experience? Let's talk.
  • Strong object-oriented design & development skills.
  • Self-starting, detail oriented developer with good teamwork and communication skills.
  • Understand concurrent computing principles and programming in multi-threaded environments.
  • Experience with Gradle, Git, and Jenkins are a plus. We use them all.
  • Familiarity with Agile and Scrum methodology is a plus. It's how we do our work.
  • Experience with search technology or a mathematical background is a plus.
  • Experience with REST and JSON is a plus.
  • US Citizenship is required.

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