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.


  • 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



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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