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Senior Data Scientist



Data Science
Posted on Wednesday, June 19, 2024

BforeAI is an innovative and rapidly expanding scale-up dedicated to deterring cybercrime through cutting-edge predictive and pre-emptive technologies. We harness the power of prescriptive AI to revolutionize the way we tackle cyber threats, particularly in the realm of brand protection.

Named by Gartner in 14 reports over the last 2 years, BforeAI is the industry’s fastest, most accurate solution for automated protection against online fraud.

We are like weather forecasts for cyber threats. Join us in the fight for a safer cyberspace!

🚀 Why it’s great to work here

We are a location independent company – no physical office required – and we operate as a fully distributed team. We deeply believe in the value of diversity and inclusivity within our workplace, understanding that these principles lead to a happier team and ultimately a superior product. We offer an intellectually stimulating company environment and you’ll be working with a bright, dedicated team from across the globe.

If you possess a high level of autonomy and self-organization, and feel you can thrive at BforeAI, we’d love to hear from you!

What’s cool about this job

Are you a seasoned Data Scientist with a passion for cybersecurity and networking? BforeAI is seeking an exceptional Senior Data Scientist to join our innovative team!

In this pivotal role, you will leverage your expertise to develop cutting-edge analytics and machine learning models that proactively detect and mitigate security threats, optimize network performance, and generate actionable insights.

📣 What you’ll be doing

  • Develop and implement advanced machine learning models and algorithms to detect and respond to cybersecurity threats and anomalies in network traffic.
  • Analyze large, complex datasets from various sources to identify patterns, trends, and insights related to cybersecurity and network performance.
  • Collaborate with cybersecurity analysts, network engineers, and other stakeholders to understand their requirements and translate them into technical solutions.
  • Design and conduct experiments to evaluate the effectiveness of different algorithms and models in detecting security threats and optimizing network performance.
  • Build and maintain scalable data pipelines and architectures to process and analyze real-time and batch data.
  • Create and deliver clear, concise, and actionable reports and visualizations for both technical and non-technical stakeholders.
  • Lead with innovation and stay at the forefront of data science, cybersecurity, and networking advancements, continuously bringing new ideas and methodologies to the table.
  • Mentor and guide junior data scientists, providing technical leadership and fostering a culture of continuous learning and improvement.

💥 You’ll be a great fit if

  • You have a Master's or Ph.D. in Data Science, Computer Science, Statistics, Applied Mathematics, or a related field.
  • You have some relevant experience in data science, with a focus on cybersecurity or networking.
  • You have strong programming skills in Python, R, or similar languages.
  • You have experience with machine learning frameworks and libraries such as TensorFlow, PyTorch, Scikit-learn, etc.
  • You are proficient in data manipulation and analysis using SQL and NoSQL databases.
  • You are familiar with big data technologies such as Hadoop, Spark, and Kafka.
  • You have a solid understanding of cybersecurity principles, threat detection, and network protocols.
  • You have experience with data visualization tools such as Tableau, Power BI, or similar.
  • You are a strong communicator, with the ability to explain complex technical concepts to non-technical audiences.
  • You have Industry certifications in cybersecurity (e.g., CISSP, CEH, CISM) or networking (e.g., CCNA, CCNP).
  • You have some exposure to cloud platforms such as AWS, Azure, or Google Cloud.
  • You have some knowledge of DevOps practices and tools.

Don't meet every single requirement? Don't count yourself out just yet. Studies show some individuals are less likely to apply to jobs unless they meet every qualification. At BforeAI, we're dedicated to building a diverse workplace based on merit, work ethics, and character, and we believe everyone deserves a fair shot at success!

If you're excited about this role but your past experience doesn't align perfectly with every qualification, we hope you’ll still consider applying!

We use an Employee of Record service to facilitate seamless global hiring processes and offer benefits tailored to the country where you will be working! For countries not supported by our EOR partner, talk to us about being a contractor. In all cases, you will need to be authorized to work in the country you’re based in.

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