Jobs: Data Scientist 2, Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems (USA)

Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems is looking for a talented data scientist to join our Global Operations, Strategy & Analytics team.  This position provides the opportunity to discover emerging technologies and apply innovative approaches for data mining, predictive modeling, and user visualizations.  The individual is expected to possess a variety of skills in programming languages and statistical analysis techniques coupled with an intuitive nature to drive data-driven insight for optimizing enterprise operations.

Be a part of a dynamic movement that is creating the foundation to build a world class analytics capability.  The ideal candidate has a passion for data analytics and a creative aptitude for developing scalable and adaptable solutions in a collaborative multi-functional environment.  By applying predictive modeling, design of experiments, data integration, and optimization techniques, the individual will elevate informed decision making for the resolution of product, process, and system challenges.

 

Responsibilities:
  • Lead the development of predictive models for actionable insight
  • Research, evaluate, and determine the best fit of tools and techniques
  • Conduct data analysis, data integration, and data management
  • Enhance, scale, and automate analytics capabilities, models, and visualizations
  • Collaborate with functional organizations for process, data, and system understanding
  • Communicate project status and findings to various levels of leadership

 

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:

  • BS in Statistics, Data Science, Mathematics, Computer Science, Operations Research, or related discipline
  • 2+ years of relevant experience in analytics with BS, 0 Years with Masters
  • Strong data management, data mining and analytical abilities
  • A flexible analytic approach that allows for results at varying levels of precision
  • Excellent communication and team player skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Masters degree is preferred
  • Experience with Hadoop and/or MapReduce, SQL and building multi-dimensional and tabular models
  • Proficiency in analytical modeling and statistical tools such as Matlab, SAS, SPSS
  • Proficiency in programming languages such as Java, Scala, Python, R or C++

 

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