Senior Data Scientist, Applied Intelligence Research Team

Engineering Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel


New Relic
Senior Data Scientist, Applied Intelligence Research Team
Tel Aviv, Israel


At New Relic, we provide our customers with instant and deep insight into their application’s behavior and performance. With our SaaS-based application performance monitoring (APM) solution, we have our customer’s backs by transparently instrumenting their application and reporting issues, often before the customer knows that there is a problem. We give our customers as much information as possible to help them tune their site’s reliability and performance.

We are looking for an experienced Senior Data Scientist to join our fast growing Applied Intelligence Research team based in our Tel Aviv Office. The team is responsible for developing novel solutions that will change the industry standard of application and system monitoring. AIOps is an emerging field in the IT operations ecosystem that focuses on enhancing existing operations with AI technologies. By leveraging huge datasets and modern data analysis frameworks, we are creating new ways to automatically monitor applications, improve our understanding of production incidents, and managing the collective knowledge base of SRE/DevOps teams.

The New Relic Tel Aviv office is rapidly growing but we are still very agile, with a strong start-up vibe. Join us to play an important part in building a technologically challenging and unique product that will be an integral part of the New Relic product suite.


Key Responsibilities:

  • You will build statistical and machine learning models to perform classification and present recommendations regarding customers’ incidents, alerts and metrics
  • You will leverage NLP to enable automatic analysis of customers unstructured textual data
  • You will perform time-series analysis on large and complex data sets using a proprietary data warehouse
  • You will work with Engineers, Product Managers, and Business Partners to frame problems within the business and product context
  • You will collaborate with Software Engineers and write production code to apply learning and statistical modelling

Who you are:

  • You are a team player, willing to collaborate and communicate with others to solve problems
  • You have a real passion for solving difficult mathematical problems
  • You are tech-savvy and have a passion for new technological challenges
  • You are self-motivated, and able to work both independently and as part of a collaborative team
  • You learn quickly, meet deadlines and demonstrate creative problem-solving skills
  • You are willing to both teach others and learn new techniques

Skills and Experience:

  • M.S. in Statistics, Operations Research, Mathematics, Computer Science, or equivalent theoretical background
  • 2 years of professional experience as a data scientist in the industry
  • Proficiency with Python, or another interpreted programming language (e.g. R, Matlab), and experience with database languages (e.g. SQL)

Preferred qualifications:

  • Ph.D. in Statistics, Operations Research, Mathematics, Computer Science, or other quantitative fields
  • Applied experience with NLP on large datasets
  • Strong fundamental knowledge of regression, decision trees, pattern recognition, probability theory and neural networks
  • Experience with using time series analysis techniques for forecasting and analyzing time series data at a large scale

Please note, this position is not eligible for visa sponsorship.

What do we offer:

  • Competitive salary.
  • Equity compensation plan.
  • Performance reviews twice a year.
  • Work-life balance and flexible schedule.
  • Amazing and fun work environment.
  • Monthly meals fund (10bis).
  • Retirement fund and Keren Hishtalmut.
  • Professional Development classes
  • Office located in the center of Tel Aviv, very close to public transportation.
  • Fresh fruits, snacks and beverages.
  • We support technical meetups, both local and international.


At New Relic, we hire people who are eager to contribute to our culture, and we empower them to do just that. We take pride in thinking beyond our day-to-day job descriptions, and encourage you to actively seek out opportunities to create the type of work environment that you want to be a part of. What does this look like in action? You should be ready to be a “culture add” to New Relic and spend ~5% of your time finding meaningful ways to make this an even better place to work.

A little about us:

New Relic provides the real-time insights that software-driven businesses need to innovate faster. New Relic’s cloud platform makes every aspect of modern software and infrastructure observable, so companies can find and fix problems faster, build high-performing DevOps teams, and speed up transformation projects. Learn why more than 50% of the Fortune 100 trust New Relic at

New Relic is a San Francisco Best Places to Work award winner, an Oregon “Top Workplace” award winner, named a leader in the Gartner’s 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 & 2016 “Magic Quadrant” for APM companies, a Top 100 OnDemand Company, Best of SaaS (THINKStrategies), Top 100 Coolest Cloud Computing (CRN); 10 Cloud Management Companies to Watch (NetworkWorld) – the list of accolades goes on. More important than all of that: we provide challenging work, opportunities to learn, high quality teammates, a standard-setting product, and a company on the move.

New Relic is most decidedly an equal opportunity employer. We eagerly seek applicants of diverse background and hire without regard to race, color, gender identity, religion, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, physical abilities, age, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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