Full Time Job

Knowledge Engineer

Electronic Arts

Vancouver, BC 06-20-2020
 
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description

We're looking for a Knowledge Engineer to create foundational aspects of our content ecosystem that support personalized player experiences across our portfolio of games and channels.

Responsibilities:
• The Knowledge Engineer will guide domain model and taxonomy development for content objects and related entities in the EA ecosystem
• They will work as part of a small team of information science professionals, including ontologists, taxonomists, content modelers, product and project managers
• They will work with partners to understand information needs
• They will work with system owners to develop data sourcing agreements
• They will transform data to meet user experience requirements
• They will contribute to our meta data strategy for all content types, models and pipelines
• The Knowledge Engineer will work with teams to ensure their content conforms to standards and that content pipelines can be substantially automated
• The Knowledge Engineer will work with data and user experience architects to align content and data science models to promote personalization throughout the EA portfolio of games and channels

Requirements:
• 5+ years as a working ontologist or knowledge engineer
• Bachelor's degree in a related field, Information Sciences
• Experience designing successful information architectures for large-scale systems
• Experience developing ontologies and taxonomies for different knowledge domains
• Experience in design thinking and the impacts this can have on user experience
• Experience developing data transformations and projections
• Technical proficiency with standards-based knowledge engineering tools (ie. SQL, SPARQL, SHACL, OWL, RDF)
• Cultivate relationships quickly and make a difference without direct authority

EA is an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, religion, disability, medical condition, pregnancy, marital status, family status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. EA also makes workplace accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities as required by applicable law.

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Electronic Arts Inc. is a global leader in digital interactive entertainment. EA develops and delivers games, content and online services for Internet-connected consoles, mobile devices and personal computers.