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Posting title: Field Data Scientist
Salary: $120-130k -- Full Time
Work location: New York, NY
Apex is seeking a qualified full-time professional services Forward Deployed Software Engineer (FDSE) working on client site to facilitate configuration, data integration and training of our commercial-off-the-shelf regulatory surveillance and cybersecurity User and Entity Behavioral Analytics (UEBA) products. This individual must be highly motivated, have great interpersonal skills, and be technically proficient.
Our FDSE's come from a wide range of backgrounds, including financial technology and machine learning. In this role you will be joining a small but rapidly growing team in New York.
Your role will include working directly with customers to understand their goals, help shape requirements, own the design and implementation of analytic strategies, and develop robust ETL pipelines to support these analytic strategies. Additionally, you will interface with the broader Professional Services team to drive analytic capabilities of the platform, and overall facilitate an efficient, effective, and robust deployment of the Client UEBA platform to characterize and detect insider threats and compliance violations.
The successful candidate will receive specialized training to support our technologies and is expected to become proficient in all aspects of complex software solution deployment. Initially, the focus will be working with one of our major clients to build out a new deployment of UEBA at an international investment bank. This position requires 5-10% travel domestic and international as needed to meet customer and project requirements.
Provide exceptional implementation services to new customers, including supporting data ingestion, analytic configuration, customer training, and troubleshooting
Work directly with customers to design and implement robust analytic strategies in the Client UEBA platform to address use cases in cyber security and regulatory surveillance
Partner with the UEBA Delivery team to integrate with and automate ingest for a wide variety of data sources (databases, remote servers, flat files, APIs, etc.) to ensure data is quickly and reliably available in all contexts
Prepare technical documentation to include as-built design, requirements, and Standard Operating Procedures
Interface with the broader data science team about analytic opportunities and accomplishments in the field to drive the evolution of the Client UEBA platform
Provide technical briefings to customer leadership and corporate leadership as required
Coordinate tasks and activities with various groups internally, the government or its partners
Required Skills & Experience:
Masters Degree in Computer Science, Data Science, Information Technology, or other technical field
Prior technical experience in finance and/or information security
Experience with Apache NiFi for managing large-scale ETL tasks
Integration experience with data stores such as Elasticsearch, PostgreSQL, Splunk, ArcSight, Cloudera, etc.
BS Computer Science, Information Technology, Information Security, or equivalent work experience
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