As we strive to be as helpful as possible to those in the fields of taxonomy, indexing, ontology, etc., we are excited to share career opportunities that we find with our readers. Even if you aren’t in the market for a career move, it is always good to stay on top of what is available and how the fields are evolving.

The Defense Technical Information Center is seeking a person to help modernize its subject taxonomy/ontology (the DTIC Thesaurus), as well as other semantic projects. The subject position is open to all federal employees (and transfer, reinstatement eligibles, 30% disabled veterans, Veterans Employment Opportunities Act (VEOA), and other individuals eligible under special appointment authorities, via USAJobs at  The subject position is also “Open to All US Citizens” via USAJobs at

If you are looking to change positions, good luck on your search.

Melody K. Smith

Sponsored by Access Innovations, the world leader in taxonomies, metadata, and semantic enrichment to make your content findable.