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From: Bryan de Ponce
Date: 19 Jun 2007
Subject: Seattle, WA: Information Retrieval (IR) Scientist at Medio

Still looking for the next big thing? Are you a team player? Want to be a part of something special? Then come join Medio (www.medio.com), leader in mobile search and advertising. Our products and services support some of the nation's largest cellular carries and we need to hire an IR Scientist. We have a strong talented workforce that develops in short release cycles with agile development practices. If you have the skills below then please get your resume to us ASAP (send resume to bdp@medio.com)!


  • Bring state of the art IR science practices to Medio by way of literature survey, analysis, and implementation
  • Interface with program and product teams to explain IR science principals in practical terms for the development of evaluation practices, tuning, marketing materials, and specifications.
  • Interface with the relevant architect(s) and engineers to provide appropriate IR algorithms for implementation, evaluation and tuning cycles.
  • Develop key IR-specific components of our evolving search systems: evaluation frameworks, new ranking strategies, etc.
  • Support filing of applicable IR patents
Short Term Potential Assignments:
  • WAP Search relevancy evaluation practices
  • WAP Search relevancy tuning
  • WAP Search integration of coming personalization platform
Bryan de Ponce, bdp@medio.com

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