Network Data Scientist

Company Name: ThousandEyes
Location: San Francisco, CA
Date Posted: 01st Apr, 2016

We are looking for an exceptional Data Scientist to apply big data analysis, data mining and advanced visualization techniques to massive volumes of data collected from some of the largest enterprise and public networks in the world. You will help us analyze a wide-ranging array of network events, long-term trends, benchmark service providers, Internet-wide outages, DDoS attacks and overall network health. The analysis will be used to educate the market on what really happens in the Internet as well as to improve the inference schemes within the ThousandEyes product.



  • 2 years of industry experience related to computer networks
  • Expertise in predictive analytics modeling, machine learning and data mining
  • Expert in either Python, Java, or C++
  • Experience with MySQL and NoSQL (e.g. Mongo, Hadoop)
  • Expert knowledge of network protocols such as DNS, BGP, TCP/IP
  • Superb English written, verbal and persuasive communication skills
  • Existing portfolio of publications in English (e.g., research, industry blogs)
  • PhD or MS in Computer Science

A plus if you have:

  • Experience analyzing BGP routing streams
  • Experience with traffic analysis (netflow/IPFIX)
  • Experience with tcpdump and libpcap
  • Experience with distributed/real-time systems