Data Scientist - Information Security
Location:
Ashburn , Virginia
Posted:
November 21, 2017
Reference:
469963-1A

What you’ll be doing...

You will be contributing to information security research projects as a Data Scientist. Using technical skills and creativity to take a dataset perform exploratory research to uncover an actionable insight or produce additional research questions that will be investigated. Research projects will be contributions to publications such as the annual Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report as well as internal projects to support our security portfolio offerings.

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor's degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree.
  • Ability to be a self-starting analytical and creative thinker capable of independent work as a data scientist on assigned projects as well as ability to fit into a group on collaborative tasks.
  • Programming skills in R and python and domain knowledge in the field of Information Security.
  • Effective communication of analysis in the form of concise visualizations and written descriptions of the methodology and results of the project.
  • Strong mathematical and statistics background with the ability to find and address biases in data.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

Equal Employment Opportunity

We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer- and celebrate our employees' differences, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or Veteran status. Different makes us better.


A little about us:
Verizon is one of the largest communication technology companies in the world.

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