Principal/Senior Principal Data Scientist

Requisition ID: 21004113

  • Category IconCategory: Research and Sciences
  • Location IconLocation: Redondo Beach, California
  • Citizenship IconUS Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: None
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: Yes –May Consider Occasional/Part Time Teleworking for this position
  • Shift IconShift: 1st Shift
  • Travel IconTravel Required: Yes, 10 % of the Time
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 1

Embark on a career putting innovative, reliable, and agile products and ideas into orbit, and beyond. Northrop Grumman has opportunities waiting for you that play a vital role in human space exploration, national defense, and scientific discovery, supporting multiple programs across the universe. With us, you’ll discover a culture of curiosity and collaboration that will have you Defining Possible from the day you start. Our space systems connect and protect millions of people on earth every day, now and for the future. Explore your future and launch your career today. 
 
SP Strategic Space Systems is an industry-leading provider for launch systems capabilities serving national security, military, civil and commercial customers. We are built on a heritage of providing innovative, affordable and reliable aerospace and defense products that our customers rely on to achieve mission success. Join the Space revolution and make the impossible, possible.
 
SP Strategic Space Systemshas an opening for a Principal/Senior Principal Data Scientist to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Redondo Beach, California.   Job Duties:
  • Advanced data mining; data visualization
  • Experienced in visualization tools in Tableau and other industry tools
  • Proven dashboarding experience at manager, director and VP level.
  • Strong Supply chain and Manufacturing data experience
  • Develops approaches to cross-correlate data sources and ensure consistency among data-sets and builds models using the data
  • Designs and implements data analytics and data reporting approaches and algorithms that can be used to enhance analyst effectiveness using tools and techniques such as Tableau, Alteryx, Java, Python, or similar frameworks
  • Creates hypotheses for and identifies relationships within data that can be leveraged using advanced analytic methods 
  • Collaborates with other members of the scrum team to create and implement new data labeling and analytic algorithms and visualizations that codify new techniques
  • Develops approaches to cross-correlate data sources and ensure consistency among data-sets and builds mathematical models using the data
  • Creates visualization techniques that aid analysts in understanding data
  • Monitors algorithms to measure efficiency and effectiveness and provides recommendations for improvements as needed
As an employee of Northrop Grumman, you are eligible for our robust benefits package which includes:
•      Medical, Dental & Vision coverage
•      401k
•      Educational Assistance
•      Life Insurance
•      Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions
•      Paid Time Off
•      Health & Wellness Resources
•      Employee Discounts
 
This position’s standard work schedule is 9/80. The 9/80 schedule allows an employee to work a nine-hour day Monday through Thursday and take every other Friday off of work.
#LI-DR2  This requisition may be filled at a higher grade based on qualifications listed below

This requisition may be filled at either a Level 3 (Principal) or Level 4 (Sr. Principal)  Qualifications for a Level 3 (Principal):
  • A Bachelor’s degree with 5 years of relevant experience OR a Master’s degree with 3 years of relevant experience OR A PhD; An additional 4 years of experience maybe considered in lieu of a degree requiremen
  • Advanced data mining; data visualization
  • Experienced in visualization tools in Tableau and other industry tools
  • Proven dashboarding experience at manager, director and VP levels
 Desired skills 
•    Strong Supply chain and Manufacturing data experience Qualifications for a Level 4 (Sr. Principal):
  • A Bachelor’s degree with 9 years of relevant experience OR a Master’s degree with 7 years of relevant experience OR A PhD with 4 years of relevant experience; An additional 4 years of experience maybe considered in lieu of a degree requirement
  • Advanced data mining; data visualization
  • Experienced in visualization tools in Tableau and other industry tools
  • Proven dashboarding experience at manager, director and VP levels
 Desired skills 
•    Strong Supply chain and Manufacturing data experience
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 #LI-DR2

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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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