Job Opportunity

Position Title:
Senior Developer for Data Science Team
Tel-Aviv, Israel
Products - R&D


This is a unique opportunity to be a member of a new team within Check Point, a large, profitable and fast growing company, located in Tel-Aviv.

Check Point is widely recognized as the leading global security vendor and one of Israel’s most successful and innovative companies. The Data Science team utilizes large scale analytics, machine learning, text mining, and other advanced technologies.

Be a part of the data science team and help them productize novel data driven solutions that have the potential to deliver game changing results.

  • Understand the research and development of new innovative products and capabilities for cyber security, involving machine learning, algorithms, and performance and scalability optimizations.
  • Push the solutions all the way to delivery on large scale production systems. Understand the architectural constraints, integration and operational needs of such systems and work with a cross-organizational engineering and product team to quickly transition from prototype to a scalable robust implementation.
Desired Background
  • 3+ years of work experience:
    • Startups, technology oriented companies or technological IDF units.
    • Hands-on development, backend centric.
    • Understanding the requirements of robust, highly available, scalable enterprise S/W systems.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Sciences or a related field. Master’s degree – an advantage.
  • Proven ability to build and deliver solutions in a short time frame.
  • Familiarly with Linux and open source frameworks and tools – an advantage.
  • Bright, quick learner, motivated, goal driven, focused.
  • Team player, strong communication skills, good English.
  • Good knowledge of at least one scripting language, preferably Python.
  • Cyber security background – an advantage.
  • Research background, algorithms, statistics, machine learning and large data set analysis – an advantage.
  • Big Data (Hadoop, NoSQL, Elastic Search, Spark) – an advantage.