Data Researcher

Written By Anna FrenkelAugust 16, 20223 minutes

Prisma-Photonics, is a rapidly growing startup company, developing the next-generation smart-infrastructure solution based on novel fiber-sensing technology (smart roads, smart cities, perimeters, grid monitoring, etc.). The company offers an award-winning disruptive solution: “sensor free” approach to smart infrastructure. The company is VC backed and in revenues stage.

Combining pioneering technology in optical fiber sensing with state-of-the-art machine learning, we help prevent environmental disasters, protect human lives, and keep critical energy and transportation backbones running smoothly.

We are rapidly growing, looking for the best minds and spirits to join us in our journey. We know our product is only as great as the individuals building the hardware and software and harnessing data for good causes. Being a great team member means being eager to learn and grow, being able to challenge while accepting being challenged, and working for the team and the product with enthusiasm and passion.

We are looking for Data Researcher for Prisma’s Technology Integration unit. This position should be the company’s system and data champion in terms of the system’s capabilities to sense and detect the signals and events of interest in the use-cases and verticals the company is engaged with.

Reporting to : Head of solutions

What will you do:

  • Plan and execute system tests and experiments for existing and new verticals.
  • Evaluate the system performances in new verticals and use-cases based on analysis of the data collected at tests and from system deployments.
  • Work closely with the R&D team during the development of advanced system generation.
  • Test and research the system performance envelope in new verticals and new fields
  • Guide responses to commercial tenders addressing the system capabilities and performance envelope.
  • Develop new means and tools to analyze and explore data.
  • Participate in the planning of POCs and pilots with the company’s customers.
  • Work closely with TAMs (Technical Account Managers) and CSMs (Customer Support Managers) during the execution of those activities.
  • Participating in the project life cycle, including definition, hardware design, time to market, validation, technical support, and product training.
  • Master the product features and specifications, thorough understanding of customers’ requirements and target solutions, and lead technical responses to RFIs and RFPs

Role requirements:

  • M.Sc. in Physics/Electrical Engineering/ Computer Science or higher degree from an accredited university or college (Ph.D. advantage).
  • 2-3 years of experience in Data analysis field.
  • 2-3 years of experience in Digital Signal Processing.
  • Excellent coding skills with data analysis programs and programming platforms such as MATLAB or/and  Python.
  • Understanding of laser technology, optical fibers, communication systems, network management.
  • Strong collaborator with teams and peers.
  • Ability to work in a fast, high-load environment.
  • Good skills in time management, meeting facilitation, and problem-solving
  • Self-motivated with analytical skills and problem-solving orientation
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written) in English and Hebrew, ability to clearly communicate ideas verbally and in writing.
  • Ability to travel.


  • Understanding of seismic signal propagation and attributes or acoustical signal propagation and attributes.
  • 1-3 Acoustical Signal Processing experience.
  • Experience in multidisciplinary systems engineering.

Location: Tel Aviv, Israel