Data Scientist (Tel Aviv)

Position Description

Chaos Lab's mission is to secure the future of finance. We’re looking for a passionate Data Scientist who can help us build ground breaking solutions for handling risk and decision making in the web3 world.

At Chaos Labs, we’re developing a cloud security platform for DeFi (Decentralized Finance) protocols through run-time simulations. We work with protocols to automate economic security, risk management, parameter selection optimization, and battle test protocols through the most chaotic (🤗) market conditions. Our platform and tools are used by leading protocols, helping them manage and secure over $50 Billion in assets.

Chaos Labs was founded by ex-Facebook, Apple, Instagram, Amazon, and Microsoft engineers, being 8200 (Israeli Cyber Intelligence) and Technion alumni. We’re looking for curious, hungry data scientists and engineers to join the team and help define the security and risk stack of the future.

Responsibilities

  • Work alongside leading crypto engineers and product managers to deep dive into market leading protocols and help drive game changing insights and predictions (see example)
  • Lead and drive innovative research to understand how different actors in the crypto market behave and interact, and drive modeling of such actors into Chaos Labs’ simulation platform
  • Present your insights and suggestions to audiences both internally and externally with the opportunity to publish industry-defining research
  • Explore new algorithms and techniques to surface insights in DeFi security and optimizations
  • Build data models and visualizations of public blockchain data and simulation results that provide intuitive analytics to customers such as AAVE, Uniswap, dydx, Chainlink and others.
  • Requirements

  • 4+ years of professional experience in Data Science - a must
  • Previous experience in FinTech or DeFi domains - a must.
  • Broader understanding of crypto and blockchain ecosystem - a plus.
  • Solid understanding of machine learning techniques and algorithms.
  • Hands-on experience with Python and relevant data science packages.
  • You love working in small, dynamic, fast-paced teams that encourage you to learn and grow.
  • Bonus points for prior web3 experience using Dune or writing smart contracts