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NLP Data Scientist



Software Engineering, Data Science
New York, NY, USA
Posted on Wednesday, November 15, 2023

About the company

Teleskope is building the future of data security. Currently, security, data, and infrastructure engineers are drowning in manual overhead and alerts, which we faced first-hand during our time at Airbnb. At Teleskope, we’re building a modern and developer friendly data security platform to automate data security and privacy at scale, from detection to remediation

About the role

We are seeking a highly motivated and experienced NLP Data Scientist to join our team. In this role, you will be designing and implementing Machine Learning solutions to help our customers gain actionable security and privacy insights on petabytes of data.

What you’ll do

  • Design, develop, and maintain machine learning models using state of the art architectures.

  • Optimize performance of models for computational efficiency while retaining classification performance.

  • Work with different compute envelopes to fit different customer architecture requirements.

  • Balance researching new technologies with practical approaches

  • Collaborate with other data scientists, engineers, and quality control engineers to create a continuous improvement loop.

  • Stay up to date with novel technologies and architectures that can serve as directions for improvement.

About you

  • 6+ years of experience with end to end model development

  • Strong understanding of machine learning best practices, algorithms, and domains

  • Experience with cloud and gpu configuration of models

  • Strong fluency in Python and SQL, experience with Tensorflow, PyTorch, Airflow, and data warehouse

  • Ability to communicate findings clearly and effectively

  • BS/BA/MS/PHD in technical field (Math/Physics/Statistics/CS) or equivalent experience

  • Must be based in NYC