Senior Data Scientist - Security

  • Snowflake
  • San Mateo, CA, USA
  • Oct 14, 2020
Full-time Computer Science Data Science Data Security Data Visualization Machine Learning MATLAB Python R SAS TensorFlow

Job Description

Snowflake is growing fast and we’re scaling our team to help enable and accelerate our growth. We’re passionate about our people, our customers, our values and our culture! We’re also looking for people with a growth mindset and the pragmatic insight to solve for today while building for the future. And as a Snowflake employee, you will be accountable for supporting and enabling diversity and belonging.

Snowflake started with a clear vision: make modern data warehousing effective, affordable, and accessible to all data users. Because traditional on-premises and cloud solutions struggle with this, Snowflake developed an innovative product with a new built-for-the-cloud architecture that combines the power of data warehousing, the flexibility of big data platforms, and the elasticity of the cloud at a fraction of the cost of traditional solutions.

As a Senior Data Scientist - Security you will:

  • Provide technical and thought leadership designing, testing and implementing methodologies to forecast and monitor metric time series.

  • Develop algorithms to detect anomalies, assess risks/threats, and core metric fluctuations with our Security team.

  • Conduct ad-hoc analysis to understand unexpected metric movements and communicate results to other data scientists, product managers and company leadership.

  • Interface with engineers, product managers and product analysts to understand data needs and help build data products that inform our Security posture and strategy.

  • Drive the design, building, and launching of new data models and data pipelines in production.

Minimum Qualifications

  • 5+ years experience doing quantitative analysis or statistical modeling

  • 5+ years writing SQL statements.

  • Expertise in one of Python, R, Julia; if R or Julia, candidate must be able to make algorithms scale.

  • Working knowledge of at least one modeling framework (e.g. scikit-learn, TensorFlow, SAS, R, MATLAB)

  • Familiarity with basic classes of ML algorithms, concepts in feature extraction and selection.

  • Ability to communicate your analysis with clarity and precision.

  • Experience implementing statistical models in production-grade code.

Preferred Qualifications

  • MS/PhD in Computer Science, Math, Physics, or other technical field.

  • Experience with data visualization.

  • 4+ years experience using Python.

  • Snowflake is growing fast, and we’re scaling our team to help enable and accelerate our growth. We are looking for people who share our values, challenge ordinary thinking, and push the pace of innovation while building a future for themselves and Snowflake.

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Job ID

1114