Principal Data Scientist
Posted on 12/13/2023
INACTIVE
Kandji

201-500 employees

Apple device management
Company Overview
Kendji's mission is to harmonize technology and security through innovative software that powers secure and productive global work.
Hardware

Company Stage

Series C

Total Funding

$188.4M

Founded

2018

Headquarters

San Diego, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-5%

1 year growth

-3%

2 year growth

-3%
Locations
San Francisco, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Python
Data Science
Data Structures & Algorithms
SQL
CategoriesNew
AI & Machine Learning
Data & Analytics
Requirements
  • 8+ years of practical experience in data science roles, with a focus on software security and threat detection preferred
  • A proven track record of getting machine learning models into production
  • Deep understanding of machine learning algorithms and statistical modeling; proficiency in Python and SQL is essential
  • Excellent communication and leadership skills, with the ability to translate complex findings into a compelling narrative
  • Familiarity with cybersecurity concepts and trends
Responsibilities
  • Provide technical leadership in developing and implementing machine learning models with a focus on models related to Cyber Security and Software Threats
  • Apply statistical analysis and visualization techniques to various datasets, generating actionable insights and solutions
  • Collaborate with the Data Team to ensure that insights make it back into core tables and dashboards
  • Work closely with engineers, product managers, and decision-makers to align data science projects with business objectives
  • Implement algorithms to enhance threat detection capabilities and improve system security
  • Innovate and implement novel, effective ways to use our data, including creating predictive algorithms
  • Mentor junior data scientists, fostering a culture of continuous learning and improvement
  • Required to work on-site 3 days a week (Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday). Managers may require additional on-site days
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience in software security and threat detection
  • Knowledge of cybersecurity concepts and trends