Principal Data Insight Analyst – Top Secret

Requisition ID: 21005938

  • Category IconCategory: Research and Sciences
  • Location IconLocation: Palmdale, California
  • Citizenship IconUS Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: Top Secret
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: No –Teleworking not available for this position
  • Shift IconShift: Multiple
  • Travel IconTravel Required: Yes, 10 % of the Time
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 1

Discover careers that change the world and further advancements in defense, technology, and engineering today at Northrop Grumman. Use your experience to grow your career and support our global customers with the technology, systems, and solutions they need to enable their missions on the diversity, respect, and above all teamwork. Together with our group of experts across the technical spectrum, you’ll discover opportunities to make a difference in our world and start solving some of the world’s most critical problems in the most innovative ways. Job Description: Northrop Grumman Defense System is seeking a Level 3 Data Insight Analyst to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Palmdale, CA. The successful candidate will be responsible in specifying, collecting, processing and presenting information from potentially several disparate data sets. Will generates actionable knowledge from data. Have the analytical and problem solving skills necessary for quickly developing recommendations based on quantitative and qualitative data from many different types of sources. Have the ability to identify patterns and higher level information from all the data sources through use of tools and application programming. Understands the general problem space and is confident in explaining the different insights generated from the data. Candidate must be familiar with aircraft systems such as avionics/mechanical equipment as well as other common systems.

Basic Qualifications:           
  • 6 years with Bachelors degree or 4 years with Masters. 10 years of relevant experience (to the aircraft systems, aviation and aerospace Industry) may be considered in lieu of formal education.  
  • Applicants must be willing to work a flexible work schedule that may include extended shifts, holidays, and weekends and support on call status for 24 hours-a-day, 7 days-a-week, 365 days a year.
  • Applicants must be a US citizen and hold a minimum active DoD Top Secret security clearance, in scope within 5 years, and be willing to submit to polygraph.
  • Additionally, the ability to obtain and retain Special Program access is required as condition of employment within 365 days of submission.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Operational experience is preferred over manufacturing or production, but all candidates will be considered.
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 statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for this position.

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What's great about
Northrop Grumman

  1. Be part of a culture that thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work.
  2. Use your skills to build and deliver innovative tech solutions that protect the world and shape a better future.
  3. Enjoy benefits like work-life balance, education assistance and paid time off.


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