Machine Learning Engineer - Cybersecurity

San Jose, CA, United States

Company Description

Axiado is an AI-enhanced security processor company redefining the control and management of every digital system. The company was founded in 2017, and currently has 100+ employees. At Axiado, developing great technology takes more than talent: it takes amazing people who understand collaboration, respect each other, and go the extra mile to achieve exceptional results. It takes people who have the passion and desire to disrupt the status quo, deliver innovation, and change the world. If you have this type of passion, we invite you to apply for this job.

Job Description

We are on the lookout for a Machine Learning Engineer with a specialized focus on cybersecurity. The candidate should have a comprehensive understanding of the evolving landscape of cyber threats and be equipped with the skills to develop AI-driven solutions to these challenges. This role demands expertise in handling and mitigating sophisticated cyber-attacks such as ransomware, as well as ensuring high-level security in data centers and operational environments.

Key Responsibilities:

1. End 2 End Machine Learning Pipeline Development:

· Design and manage end-to-end machine learning pipelines tailored for cybersecurity applications.

· Implement effective data preprocessing and feature engineering strategies specific to cyber threat detection.

2. Expertise in LLMs, Transformers, and Frameworks:

· Utilize large language models and transformers to analyze and predict cybersecurity threats.

· Proficient in frameworks like PyTorch and TensorFlow, applied in the context of cybersecurity.

3. Specialized in Cyber Threat Detection and Mitigation:

· Develop AI-based solutions for the detection and prevention of ransomware and other advanced cyber threats.

· Implement BMC (Baseboard Management Controller) level security measures for data center protection.

· Conduct machine learning-based behavioral analysis for routine operational environments to detect anomalies and prevent intrusion.

4. Edge Computing for Cybersecurity Applications:

· Optimize cybersecurity-focused machine learning models for deployment on edge devices.

· Address the unique challenges of implementing AI solutions in resource-constrained environments.

5. Professional and Research Expertise in Cybersecurity and AI:

· Prefer candidates with experience in cybersecurity and AI, with the ability to turn research into practical solutions.

· Actively engaging in research, staying abreast of the latest threats and technological advancements in cybersecurity.


· Bachelor's or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Cybersecurity, Engineering, or a related field with a focus on AI/ML.

· Proven experience in machine learning and cybersecurity.

· Strong programming skills in Python, with experience in relevant ML libraries and frameworks.

· Demonstrated ability to solve complex problems and a commitment to innovation in the field of cybersecurity.

· Excellent communication skills and the ability to work collaboratively in a team environment.

Additional Information

Axiado is committed to attracting, developing, and retaining the highest caliber talent in a diverse and multifaceted environment. We are headquartered in the heart of Silicon Valley, with access to the world's leading research, technology and talent.

We are building an exceptional team to secure every node on the internet. For us, solving real-world problems takes precedence over purely theoretical problems. As a result, we prefer individuals with persistence, intelligence and high curiosity over pedigree alone. Working hard and smart, continuous learning and mutual support are all part of who we are.

Axiado is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Axiado does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.

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Tags: Computer Science LLMs Machine Learning Python Threat detection

Perks/benefits: Career development

Region: North America
Country: United States
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