Enterprise Analytics Data Scientist 2/3

Northrop Grumman Enterprise Analytics is seeking a Data Scientist to join our team.

We are part of a new enterprise organization focused on using analytics to drive innovation and help us differentiate ourselves from our competitors. Individuals in this role are expected to be comfortable with a variety of programming languages and statistical techniques. Individuals are also expected to possess business strategy skills to apply these techniques and build the algorithms necessary to ask the right questions and find the right answers. The ideal candidate will have a keen interest in the tools and processes of data science and a passion for identifying and answering questions that help us achieve the best value to the customer.

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Lead cross sector teams working enterprise level analytics use cases to analyze data, identify/answer important questions, and deliver value for the company
  • Provide thought leadership and guidance to business leaders and other analytics teams
  • Communicate findings to various levels of management
  • Drive the collection of new data and the refinement of existing data sources
  • Develop descriptive visuals to communicate results
  • Experience with statistics in both unsupervised and supervised learning techniques

This requisition may be filled at a higher grade based on qualifications listed below.

This requisition may be filled at either a level 2 or a level 3.

Basic Qualifications for a level 2:

  • Bachelor's degree with 2 years of relevant experience or master's degree and 0 years of experience.
  • Proficient in any of the following Programming Languages: SQL, Python, Java, R
  • Experience with Machine learning Text Mining and Sentiment
  • Understanding of Hadoop Ecosystem and ability to program and develop applications
  • Experience with Pig , Hive, SOLR, SPARK

Basic Qualifications for a level 3:

  • Bachelor's degree with 5 years of relevant experience or master's degree and 3 years of experience.
  • Proficient in any of the following Programming Languages: SQL, Python, Java, R
  • Experience with Machine learning Text Mining and Sentiment
  • Understanding of Hadoop Ecosystem and ability to program and develop applications
  • Experience with Pig , Hive, SOLR, SPARK

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's degree
  • Experience with SQL Server Analysis Services
  • Experience with Statistical Packages such as SPSS or SAS
  • Experience with Programming Languages - C#, ASP.Net, JSP, Servlets, VB.NET, VB6, HTML5, CSS, jQuery, JavaScript, XML, VBScript, OQL, UML, C , familiar with C, XQuery, XPath, XSLT, PowerShell, Perl
  • A passion for problem solving using empirical research and for answering hard questions with data
  • Experience solving analytical problems using quantitative and qualitative approaches
  • Ability to communicate complex quantitative analysis in a clear, precise, and actionable manner
  • Understanding and ability to integrate multiple systems and data sets
  • Comfort manipulating and analyzing complex, high-volume, high-dimensionality data from varying sources

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.


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