Palo Alto Networks Senior Big Data Engineer- Behavior Analytics in Tel Aviv, Israel

Senior Big Data Engineer- Behavior Analytics


Tel Aviv, Israel


Palo Alto Networks is the fastest-growing security company in history and a four-time Gartner Magic Quadrant leader for our innovation and ability to execute. Named best place to work by the Silicon Valley Business Journal, we offer the chance to be part of an important mission: ending breaches and protecting our way of digital life. If you are a motivated, intelligent, creative, and hardworking individual, then this job may be for you!

Magnifier ® behavioral analytics technology uses sophisticated machine learning to quickly, efficiently and accurately identify attacks based on detecting behavioral anomalies inside the network. With the recent acquisition by Palo Alto Networks, we are working together now to integrate this award-winning technology into the Palo Alto Networks Security Platform and deliver an innovative solution that will help customers to prevent cyber breaches throughout the entire attack life cycle.

More information about the product we develop can be found on:

We are looking for an experienced data engineer to join our research team as the team’s Senior Data Engineer.


  • Develop a software library to run analytics models.

  • Develop analytics tools for our data scientists

  • This role spans multiple modern analytics and big- data technologies.

  • The challenges change rapidly as the data scientists integrate more data sources into their research.

  • Full ownership of the group’s diverse tools - combining complex, long lasting tools, with simple ad- hoc ones, and everything in between.


  • Experience with RDBMS

  • At least 5 years software engineering experience

  • Python programming experience, SQL (Scala- advantage)

  • Advantage - Experience with big data technologies: Spark, Hadoop

  • Critical thinker, natural tinkerer.

  • Ability to work independently and as a part of a team.

  • Ability to drive and own projects.

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