If you dream of a job working in a field where all of the hard problems are solved and you get to re-use previous research to get your job done, you need not apply. If, however, you are someone who wants to tackle problems that truly are on the cutting edge, then we encourage you to keep reading.
Data Science is an emerging field within cyber security. FireEye, given its deep expertise and comprehensive view on the advanced threat landscape, is uniquely positioned to enable data scientists to have major impact within our industry, company, and across our customer base.
This role will oversee the continued iteration and improvement of machine learning solutions tackling constant threat landscape changes. You will be challenged to find new angles to difficult problems in malware classification and categorization.
This role will require experience building, analyzing and maintaining supervised learning models, as well as familiarity with malware detection and binary analysis.
You will be expected to analyze model results and work with domain experts, engineers and other data scientists on your team to develop and implement improvements. You must be able to translate fluidly between data science and cybersecurity concepts. The ability to work as part of a team, give and receive feedback, and communicate clearly is critical.