Threat Research Manager (BB-0EF3A)

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Threat Research Manager - Herzliya

The Data Science Manager will join the CIS Israeli team as a hands-on manager and will lead the development of the new and innovative product – Cyren Inbox Security


  • Take end to end ownership of the research, development and monitoring of email-based threat detection models.

  • Serve as the subject matter expert and lead a team of data scientists and researchers to improve the product’s detection value.

  • Provide quantitative and qualitative insights around quality and performance of the product’s detection models.

  • Lead the detection development methodology across the team and drive the execution of the development according to the company goals with high quality.

  • Analyze collected data to provide insight for management to make informed decisions.

  • Hire, mentor, train and develop team members.

  • Create tools to assist analyst team in identifying and managing ongoing and future threats.

  • Maintain and develop KPI’s on all efficacy & detection aspects that support the product performance objectives.

  • Collaborate with the product management by providing technical insight and judgment of feature/schedule/cost tradeoffs to help develop new products and enhance existing solutions

  • Oversee Analysis and identification of threats and attacks; develop and implement solutions to protect customers from subsequent attacks.

  • Provide timely and insightful responses to customers regarding email-based threats and resolve customer complaints

  • Oversee research on email-based threats and trends to develop and implement proactive detection tools and processes to provide preventative protection and detection for our customers.

  • Determine, justify and obtain approval for project resources, personnel, and budget necessary for projects that meet corporate needs.

  • Provide leadership and guidance to coach, motivate, and lead team members to their optimum performance levels and career development.
  • Requirements:

  • 3-5 years of experience of managing teams within Security companies

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills (in English), including the ability to convey highly technical information in an accessible manner

  • Familiarity/experience with Elastic, Big Data and Data Science frameworks and tools (Tensorflow/ Pytorch/ Keras)

  • Experience in Python

  • Experience with could infrastructures (AWS Sage maker or equivalent)

  • Working knowledge/expertise in the phishing/malware domain

  • Working familiarity of web / email cyber-threats

  • Previous data mining experience is a plus

  • Demonstrated analytical and creative problem-solving skills

  • Ability to work independently and provide support, mentoring and supervision to a globally distributed team
  • Strong technical and programming background, software design and architecture expertise
  • Advantage for a candidate with cyber knowledge and experience in the field of machine learning
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or other technical discipline
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • High problem-solving abilities

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