AI Expert / Intelligence Engineer (Groningen NL)

February 20th, 2019

As AI Expert / Intelligence Engineer you will be working in a multi-disciplinary team of software developers and analysts on Web-IQ’s Open Source Intelligence products and services.

You will lead the development of machine learning models in areas such as natural language processing, entity recognition and matching. Also, you will drive the evaluation how well our products and services answer use cases. You will design and test intelligence solutions as well as follow through on their implementation together with our software developers.

For example, you will be developing and evaluating models for:

  • Predicting if co-occurrence of two people’s names in a (web) document actually means that these people know each other.
  • Classifying documents and online activities in terms of criminal, fraudulent or other behavior.
  • Determine the trustworthiness of online sources.
  • Optimizing automated investigation workflows.


Web-IQ provides products and expertise in the area of Web Intelligence. Our customers are national and international companies and law enforcement agencies. We allow them to use the wealth of information from the open internet, dark web and social media to gain new insights into their business, solve crime and overall improve their effectiveness and efficiency.

This means that on the one hand we build exciting products around web crawling, big data, search and machine learning. On the other hand, we also work closely with our customers to gain domain specific insights and collaboratively explore and develop data analysis.

What we ask of you

  • Knowledge at academic level.
  • Background in machine learning / intelligent systems.
  • Result driven mindset.
  • Ability to think conceptually and develop ideas with domain experts.
  • Drive to bring practical analytics solutions to production.
  • Experience with Big Data technology is a plus.
  • Like to work in a multidisciplinary environment.

Our stack

Hadoop, HBase, Elasticsearch, Titan Graph / Tinkerpop, Docker

Java, Python, Ruby/Rails, Javascript, Elm

We offer

  • Working in a motivated, creative and energetic team.
  • Working for inspiring international customers and clients.
  • The opportunity and freedom to improve our products with your own ideas.
  • A good salary.
  • A nice working place in the Mediacentrale in Groningen.


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