How much does an Information Scientist make in San Jose, CA? The average Information Scientist salary in San Jose, CA is $120,444 as of July 27, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $106,230 and $143,927. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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What is an Information Scientist?

The term Information Scientist developed in the latter part of the twentieth century to describe an individual, usually with a relevant subject degree (such as one in CIS) or high level of subject knowledge, providing focused information to scientific and technical research staff in industry, a role quite distinct from and complementary to that of a librarian. Developments in end-user searching, together with some convergence between the roles of librarian and Information Scientist, have led to a diminution in its use in this context, and the term information officer or information professiona...

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Job Openings for Information Scientist in San Jose, CA
Search & Information Retrieval Engineer / Scientist (SIGIR 2020) Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino) , California , United States Software and Services Summary Posted: Jul 29, 2020 Role Number: 200182145 ...
DiversityJobs - 13 days ago
Mathematics, Accounting, Finance, Management Information Systems, Management Information Systems & Accounting, Computer and Information Science, Computer and Information Science & Accounting ...
PWC Professional Service - 13 days ago
Accounting, Finance, Management Information Systems, Management Information Systems & Accounting, Computer and Information Science, Computer and Information Science & Accounting, Economics, Economics ...
PWC Professional Service - 13 days ago
Platinum Resource Group - Foster City , CA
Bachelor's degree in Information Science, Computer Science or related discipline. * 10+ years of full-time project management experience with a proven track record of delivering complex, cross ...
ZipRecruiter - Today
Jazz Pharma - Palo Alto , CA
Strong working knowledge of IT applications, infrastructure and information security * Sufficient ... Bachelor degree in computer science or related degree * Experience with an Robotic Process ...
Jazz Pharmaceuticals - 60 days ago
Intelliswift Software Inc - Palo Alto , CA
C2HFULLTILE Role - Manager, Commercial IT Systems(Veeva CRM) Location ndash Palo Alto CA (LOCALS ... and Medical Science Liaisons. Essential Functions Provide CRM administration and operational ... - 13 days ago
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