Employer: The Sppencer Group
Currently interviewing for full-time career positions starting in August!Our client, Darktrace, is the world’s leading machine learning company for cyber security. Created by mathematicians from the University of Cambridge, Darktrace’s Enterprise Immune System uses AI algorithms that mimic the human immune system to defend enterprise networks of all types and sizes.The Cyber Defense Technology Specialist is a customer focused role that provides technical and cyber defense expertise in pre-sale and post-sale accounts, working together with our Cyber Account Managers and Technical Account Managers. During the pre-sale cycle, the Technology Specialist will architect and deliver Proof of Values (POVs). After the sale, the Technology Specialist will architect full deployments, and ensure customer success through deployment and integration.This position is ideal for those with a strong computer science foundation who want to be customer facing. This is NOT a coding position and does require travel to client sites. Responsibilities:Act as a technical touch point between clients, partners, and the software engineering and operations team.Advise customers on the latest threats, delivering customer specific Threat Intelligence Reports.Be the trusted adviser and technical authority to the customer for architecture and integration decisions.Provide feedback and reporting to senior management on customer accounts.Design and build custom client integrations and define solution architectures.Requirements:Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in a technical (STEM) subject such as engineering, computer science, physics or mathematics is required, cumulative GPA of 3.3 or aboveStrong computer science foundationExperience with customer-facing activities (pre/post-sale), as well as security and network consulting, is desirable but not essentialPractical experience with network and security devices/systems, e.g. Cisco, Juniper, firewalls, IDS, IPS, SIEM is desirable but not essentialExperience with web technologies and programming/scripting languages (e.g. C, Python, Perl, Ruby etc.) is also desirableExperience with AI/ML technologies is a plusAbility to travel nationally and possibly internationally (planes, trains, automobiles).This position will require significant travel to client sites throughout the territory and is a customer facing role (once COVID19 restrictions go away). During COVID19, this position will be a virtual position working from home.