Applied Data Scientist, Global Platform Organziation

Wolters Kluwer


100 Canal Pointe Blvd Suite 212, Princeton, NJ 08540

Position Type

Full Time - Regular

Job Description

The Wolters Kluwer Global Platform Organization co-creates products and solutions with Wolters Kluwer businesses around the globe to serve professionals in the Legal, Tax, Heath, Finance and Compliance sectors. This wide and growing array of solutions supports Wolters Kluwer businesses in building and expanding their online product portfolios. The Global Platform Organization (GPO) provides global leverage of industry and customer insight, driving technology capabilities for local product innovation.

Do you want to use your skills and talent to make a meaningful impact to deliver expert solutions in a diverse set of professional domains: healthcare, compliance, legal and regulatory and tax and accounting?

Wolters Kluwer is a fast-growing and innovation-driven global company that has successfully made a transition from print publishing to a digitally-driven provider of professional software, online expert content and integrated workflow products.

We are searching for a data scientist who is passionate about technology and solving real world problems to build models and applications in areas such Machine Learning, Deep Learning and Natural Language Processing. You should be willing to take on challenges of unknown dimensions, and work hand in hand with business, product leaders, customers, and developers. You will need to have very strong technical skills in data sciences and a proven ability to deliver products to the market.

Reporting into the Information Solutions and Advanced Technology team, this role is crucial to the continued growth and evolution of one of the leading companies providing expert solutions to the healthcare, compliance, legal and tax markets globally

Essential Duties and responsibilities

  • Engage as a key member of the advanced technology team to investigate solutions and support their delivery to production
  • Rapidly research, experiment and build prototypes using commercial, Open Source and proprietary solutions for machine learning, deep learning and NLP including an assessment of production suitability
  • Communicate prototype results in an actionable form, including lessons learned and next steps for technical teams in the AI CoE and other technology groups
  • Develop data science solutions that can cost effectively be leveraged across the organization
  • Identify and drive best practices for data science solutions development
  • A self-starter who can align the technology solution with a business goal
  • Assess various machine learning frameworks and packages
  • Collaborate effectively with other data sciences teams across Wolters Kluwer to align on direction and leverage existing tools and knowledge

Monitor trends in Machine Learning, Deep Learning and NLP to influence the solutions within all Wolters Kluwer divisions.



  • Master degree in engineering, computer science, information science or linguistic

Experience (Preferred and Required):

  • Has 5+ years experience developing or using data schemas in applications
  • Has 3+ years experience developing or using knowledge organization systems; such controlled vocabularies, taxonomies
  • Has 3+ years experience developing or using knowledge models based on W3C standards (RDF, OWL, SKOS, etc.)
  • Has 1+ year experience integrating ontologies; such as Dublin Core, FRBR, FOAF, etc.
  • Has 1+ year experience integrating linked data sets in application
  • Strong written and oral communication and presentation skills
  • Abstract thinker with the ability to conceptualize or generalize, and apply the corporate knowledge model to solve business problems in different domains
  • Experience in adoption of knowledge models to the legal, accounting or health domains is desirable

About Wolters Kluwer
Wolters Kluwer N.V. (AEX: WKL) is a global leader in information services and solutions for professionals in the health, tax and accounting, risk and compliance, finance and legal sectors. We help our customers make critical decisions every day by providing expert solutions that combine deep domain knowledge with specialized technology and services.

Wolters Kluwer reported 2017 annual revenues of €4.7 billion. The company, headquartered in Alphen aan den Rijn, the Netherlands, serves customers in over 180 countries, maintains operations in over 40 countries and employs 19,000 people worldwide.

Wolters Kluwer shares are listed on Euronext Amsterdam (WKL) and are included in the AEX and Euronext 100 indices.

For more information about our solutions and organization, visit, follow us on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and YouTube.

Wolters Kluwer U. S. Corporation and all of its subsidiaries, divisions and customer/business units is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

For any assistance with your application for this job opening, please call the HR Source at (888) 495-4772 or email TTY is also available at (888) 495-4771
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