About SecurityScorecard

Funded by world-class investors including Silver Lake Waterman, Moody’s, Sequoia Capital, GV, Riverwood Capital, and others with over $290 million in funding, SecurityScorecard is the global leader in cybersecurity ratings and the only service with over 2M+ companies continuously rated. Founded in 2013 by security and risk experts Dr. Aleksandr Yampolskiy and Sam Kassoumeh, SecurityScorecard’s patented rating technology is used by over 16,000 organizations for enterprise risk management, third-party risk management, board reporting, due diligence, and cyber insurance underwriting. This is done by measuring your and your vendors' cyber-health by assigning a security rating of "A" through "F" based on outside-in, non-intrusive data. SecurityScorecard continues to make the world a safer place by transforming the way companies understand, improve and communicate cybersecurity risk to their boards, employees, and vendors. 

SecurityScorecard is headquartered in NYC with over 260+ employees globally. Our culture has helped us be recognized by Inc Magazine as a "Best Workplace," "Best Places to Work in NYC" by Crain's NY, and one of the 10 hottest SaaS startups in NY for two years in a row. 

About the team

The DS team at SecurityScorecard is composed of highly motivated professionals with diverse technical backgrounds spanning from physics to neuroscience. The team maintains a collaborative style encouraging shared learning, mentoring, and cross-team communication and support of other company departments. Projects span a wide range from crafting queries to support marketing research to applying advanced machine learning techniques to improve accuracy and draw new insights on cybersecurity risk, to developing AI-based capabilities to unlock new functionality that help our users assess and reduce their cybersecurity risk.

What you will do

We’re looking for Data Scientists to work on our core products (Ratings Platform and Atlas) to develop new analtyics based on ML and AI.. You will work with one of the largest sets of cybersecurity data in the world, and turn your insights into product enhancements on a continuous basis. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter with an advanced degree and background working with data in a quantitative or technical field, experience working with big data, and a proven record in machine learning, from concept development to proof-of-concept to final implementation.

Basic Qualifications

  • 4+ years experience in Data Science.
  • 4+ years of experience manipulating large data sets through SQL or Python
  • Experience with Neural Network and Natural Language processing (NLP) with large data sets.
  • 1 year experience in big data technologies like Spark
  • Excellent understanding of machine learning techniques and algorithms

Qualifications

  • Proven ability to take a project from concept stage to proof-of-concept to production
  • team player
  • PhD or Master’s in a technical field preferred
  • Experience with common data science toolkits and libraries

Benefits: We offer a competitive salary, stock options, a comprehensive benefits package, including health and dental insurance, unlimited PTO, parental leave, tuition reimbursements, and much more!

SecurityScorecard embraces diversity. We believe that our team is strengthened through hiring and retaining employees with diverse backgrounds, skillsets, ideas, and perspectives. We make hiring decisions based upon merit and do not discriminate based on race, religion, national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, or marital, veteran, or disability status.

 

 

 

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