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Machine Learning Application Engineer
Does helping protect people and their data from the bad guys of the world excite you? Do you have an interest in machine learning and what it can do to improve information security? Are you passionate about data analysis and management? Do you derive pride and joy from deploying fault-tolerant applications that scale seamlessly? Are you motivated by working with a talented and competent team of similarly capable engineers? If so, the Machine Learning (ML) Products and Services team at Proofpoint is looking for you.
We are accepting applicants at both the junior and senior level. You’ll be part of a small but growing team, working with other engineers and data scientists to improve the security and efficiency of Proofpoint’s customers by taking product ideas from concept to production. The range of products the team may work on spans Proofpoint’s product portfolio. The ideal candidate will understand the issues related to working with data at scale. You will need a passion for learning new technologies and have the ability to understand new concepts quickly.
Design and build ML-based applications deployed in both cloud (AWS) and internal data center environments
Develop appropriate automated tests, environments, and infrastructure
Work with data scientists to capture and label data, build and deploy ML models, and measure their efficacy
Interact with other Proofpoint teams on product integration
BS and/or MS degree in Computer Science or closely related field
Experience with the full product lifecycle, from requirements to production
Experience with containerization, cluster management, and orchestration
Proficiency deploying scalable and highly available applications
Familiarity with the AWS suite of technologies
Familiarity with systems operation at scale
Knowledge of source control management, coding standards, code review, and build processes
Strong experience in Python, Go, and/or Java
Strong verbal and written communication skills
If you like wild growth and working with happy, enthusiastic over-achievers, you'll enjoy your career with us!