Solana Networks has an opening for a Data Scientist to work on Network Traffic Analytics - for a 4 month contract. Candidates should enjoy working as part of small nimble teams.

Position Overview:

  • Identify suitable methods for machine-learning based traffic analysis - leveraging supervised and semi-supervised learning. This includes determining appropriate features and models.
  • Develop prototype software tools to analyze network traffic based on the above methods
  • Develop automated methods to create labeled traffic data sets with high confidence
  • Carry out test, evaluation and analysis of implemented solutions

Desired Skills and Experience

The successful applicant will have:

  • Experience with scripting languages (eg Python)
  • Experience with R and open source machine learning tools/libraries
  • Experience with databases (SQL-based or other)
  • Analytical problem solving abilities
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Systematic research skills

The following are desirable:

  • Research experience with machine learning
  • Experience/knowledge of network protocols
  • Experience with Linux and Virtual Machines
  • Experience with JAVA


Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related field (MSC, PhD and/or Post doc experience would be an asset).

Please submit your resume to hr[at]solananetworks[dot]com.