Symantec: IoT Analytics Engineer – Principal (Data Scientist)

A key, hands-on contributor to the development and integration of analytics and machine learning technologies under the Internet of Things (IoT) umbrella.

Symantec Company: Symantec
Location: Mountain View, CA

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About Us
As a key member of our team, you will be responsible for the development of analytics and machine learning technologies developed under the Internet of Things (IoT) umbrella. You will key hands on contributor to the design and implementation, choose underlying technologies, and ensure stability, performance, and scale. You will also facilitate integration with client teams, collaboratively working through integration solutions, drafting and vetting requirements and ensuring the technologies are designed for easy integration. You will support the Engineering team through day-to-day, as well as guide the long term road map.

  • Responsible for the development & design of analytics and machine learning solutions developed for the IoT vertical.
  • Own development tools, processes, and the overall quality of the work of the Engineering team.
  • Should contribute to the development of innovative principles and ideas and also act as primary technical point of contact
  • Evangelize the platform through presentations, documents, and working with the product teams. Advise on design and best practices.
  • Evaluate performance, scalability, and stability and drive improvements in these areas.
  • Work with client teams to define requirements and design product solutions that effectively utilize the platform

  • Master's Degree in Computer Engineering is required. Ph.D. in Computer Science, Math, Statistics, Physics, Operations Research, or another quantitative discipline highly desirable
  • 5+ years delivering software to customers
  • 5+ years of experience building and scaling high performance applications
  • Knowledge and experience in Data Mining, Machine Learning and experience with Visualization tools
  • Knowledge of structured database (e.g. Oracle, MySQL) and understanding of unstructured database (e.g. MongoDB).
  • Strong cross platform/multi-tier product development experience
  • Experience with design, development and implementation of highly complex components of a product.
  • Experience with modern Dev/Ops practices including automated build, test, and deploy.
  • Cross-functional collaboration
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, presentation skills in person, on the phone, and in writing

Symantec is an equal opportunity employer. All candidates for employment will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.