Data Scientist

  • Kudelski
  • Cheseaux-sur-Lausanne, VD, Switzerland
  • 03/08/2019
Full time Data Science Data Engineering Big Data Statistics

Job Description

We are looking for a data scientist with experience in software development who enjoys working with highly skilled experts breaking new ground in cybersecurity. Your mission will be to help us develop new intellectual property and provide unique value to the products and services we provide our clients.

If you:

  • Enjoy working in a highly collaborative environment with skilled team members
  • Believe in applying your expertise to unique cybersecurity problems
  • Are self-starter and love the challenge of generating new project ideas that show innovation and creativity
  • Enjoy the freedom to explore innovative concepts
  • Are highly motivated by working directly with client and internal executives to ensure research ideas meet client’s needs…


  • Apply data analysis and visualization techniques to enhance security research projects
  • Develop workflows that apply techniques such as machine learning to security problems
  • Research and develop statistical learning models for data analysis
  • Generate viable research projects from your own ideas or collaborate with other researchers and engineers
  • Create proof of concept applications to prove business impact
  • Create new intellectual property on your own or with the team
  • Identify areas of interest for further research and development that positively impact the organization’s public reputation or create valuable new technology
  • Manage the lifecycle of research projects, defining milestones for success and failure
  • Perform information sharing on your area of expertise with other team members
  • Keep up-to-date with the latest technology trends

Requirements / Profile

    • Strong Python programming skills including Python data science stack
    • Experience with big data tools such as Spark, Presto, Hive, etc.
    • Proficiency in Linux (any OS)
    • Proficiency with git in a team environment
    • Master’s degree or equivalent experience in computer science, computer engineering, information security or related field of study
    • Good spoken and written English, knowledge of French a plus
    • Experience in working with clients, gathering requirements, and providing deliverables
    • Ability to interface effectively with customers and internal stakeholders
    • Ability to solve problems quickly

Experience in these would be a plus

  • Experience performing research or prototyping projects from idea inception to value generation
  • Experience with cloud based platforms such as AWS and Google Cloud
  • Experience with patents and information disclosure
  • Experience with various blockchain technologies, in particular Ethereum and smart contracts, or Hyperledger
  • Public speaking experience in any capacity