Riverbed Technology, Inc.

  • Senior IT Engineer – Data Science

    Job Locations IN-Bangalore
    Req No.
    Information Technology
  • Company Overview

    Riverbed solutions help companies transition from legacy hardware to a new software-defined and cloud-centric approach to networking and application delivery for the digital age. The Riverbed Application Performance Platform™ takes Riverbed’s SD-WAN solution for agile networking that really works, and adds to this digital backbone industry-leading solutions for WAN optimization and hybrid networking, for branch IT orchestration, and for end-to-end visibility from device to cloud. All these solutions are integrated in a flexible, modular, digital architecture that delivers any apps, data and services from any public or private cloud across any network to any end-point, with the best possible user experience as determined by business policy.


    Riverbed is a pre-IPO opportunity with over $1 billion in revenue headquartered in San Francisco with branch offices around the globe.

    About this Position

    As a Sr. IT Engineer in BI & Data Analytics team, will be a member of the BI development team providing enterprise wide services for BI & Analytics Platforms. The successful candidate will be performing application development as stated in the job details/functions and ensuring the timelines, quality etc. are met in accordance with the organizational objectives.


    Riverbed IT since the company’s beginning days have evolved from a startup to a matured IT team with expanded footprint of applications and technologies used. The IT team has grown from few members to 80 plus and growing steadily. With organizational growth transcending to next level, Riverbed IT has set foot its division in Bangalore alongside with engineering department who already have a large presence there.

    At Riverbed IT, we use Oracle EBusiness suite modules in Supply chain domain, Manufacturing (WIP-Drop ship, Inventory, BOM, Costing), Install Base, Projects, Finance, HR, Renewals, CDH, Demantra & Rapid planning, Revpro, Salesforce, Agile (PLM), OBIEE, Informatica, DAC, BICS, OAC, GoldenGate and TIBCO (internally and externally with contract manufacturers and partners). Custom developed applications with technologies like PHP and JAVA which are extensively used to drive our Quoting and licensing functions. 

    At Riverbed BI is used for Data Enablement, Data Quality, Data Science, Data Security, Master Data Management, Technology roadmaps and Innovation. In terms of technology the portfolio includes - Enterprise Data Warehouse (Oracle DB, MS Sql Server), Oracle Data Mart (Oracle DB), In-memory Technology (Exalytics), ETL tool (Informatics, ODI, Golden Gate), DAC, Discoverer, PowerBI, Tableau, Oracle APEX, MDM tools (Informatica, Oracle), Splunk, Big Data Platform (plan for 2018 & 2019). A place where learning and career growth opportunities are abundant for the right candidate.  

     Job Details: 

    As a Data Scientist,

    • You will be responsible for modeling complex problems, discovering insights and identifying opportunities through the use of statistical, machine learning, algorithmic, data mining and visualization techniques.
    • You will need to collaborate effectively with internal stakeholders and cross-functional teams to solve problems, create operational efficiencies, and deliver successfully against high organizational standards.
    • You should be able to apply a breadth of tools, data sources and analytical techniques to answer a wide range of high-impact business questions and present the insights in concise and effective manner.
    • Additionally, you should be an effective communicator capable of independently driving issues to resolution and communicating insights to non-technical audiences. This is a high impact role with goals that directly impacts the bottom line of the business.



    • Use machine learning techniques to forecast Sales/renewal opportunities for improved long term and short term revenue forecasting.
    • Employ the appropriate algorithms to discover patterns of risks, abuse and help reduce Customer drop outs
    • Design experiments, test hypotheses, and build actionable models to optimize CRM operations
    • Solve analytical problems, and effectively communicate methodologies and results
    • Draw inferences and conclusions, and create dashboards and visualizations of processed data, identify trends, anomalies
    • Work closely with internal stakeholders such as business teams, engineering teams, and partner teams and align them with respect to your focus area


    Basic Qualifications

    • Bachelor’s Degree in any quantitative discipline such as Statistics, Mathematics, Quantitative Finance or Operational Research
    • At least 4 years of experience working in Analytics / Business Intelligence environments
    • Experience in working with databases and SQL in a business environment
    • Demonstrated use of analytical packages and scripting languages such as R, Python, SAS and SPSS.
    • Prior experience in design and execution of analytical projects
    • Worked extensively in large scale data bases and data warehouses


    Preferred Qualifications

    • Experience in statistical techniques such as classification, clustering, regression, statistical inference, collaborative filtering, and natural language processing, experimental design, social networking analysis, feature engineering, etc.
    • Experience in creating forecasting using time-series and causal models.
    • Experience/knowledge of advanced machine learning techniques such as GBM, random forest, etc.
    • Experience in e-commerce / on-line companies in fraud / risk control functions
    • Coding skills in one of the modern languages Java, Python, R
    • Experience with visualization technologies such as OBIEE,BO,Tableau
    • Compelling communication and influencing skills and participation in winning the support of management and influence the course of major strategic decisions


    About Riverbed

    Why Riverbed Technology?

    If you are a high-achiever who wants to be part of a dynamically growing, billion dollar plus company, then you should look closely at Riverbed.  We offer the rewarding experience of working with the best minds in the industry that are changing the world through cutting edge technology and applications. The company has been recognized multiple years for attracting and retaining today’s top talent as a great place to work by Glassdoor, Fortune magazine’s 20 Great Workplaces in Tech and by numerous other publications.


    Learn more at www.riverbed.com


    Riverbed is proud to be an affirmative action (AA) and equal employment opportunities (EEO) employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.


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