Data Insight Analyst- Supply Chain

Requisition ID: 21000857

  • Category IconCategory: Research and Sciences
  • Location IconLocation: Sterling, Virginia
  • Citizenship IconUS Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: None
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: No –Teleworking not available 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. Our Global Supply Chain team in our Tactical Space Division is currently recruiting for a Data Insight Analyst in our Sterling, VA location. As a Data Insight Analyst, the successful candidate will be responsible for supporting data-driven decisions by delivering analytical insights and business-critical reporting to enhance the performance of Tactical Space System's (TSS) Global Supply Chain (GSC). You will perform as a data pioneer, developing, implementing, and automating GSC reporting solutions. You will do this by collaborating cross-functionally in an environment that values unique insights, promotes continuous learning, and rewards innovation. Through our best-in-class analytical practices, you will help us Define Possible, providing innovative reporting solutions and continuous process improvements while learning unique TSS systems, databases, and processes.
Job Responsibilities:
•    Systematically gather data by querying, validating, merging, and extracting data across various sources
•    Build key data sets to empower operational and exploratory analysis of the GSC
•    Prepare data for analytic efforts by creating visualizations, dashboards, and/or interactive reports
•    Develop and publish analytics, tools, and dashboards to various GSC intranet sites 
•    Provide daily, weekly and monthly reporting and analysis to key stakeholders and various end users
•    Continuously monitor performance against GSC key performance indicators (KPIs) and understand root causes of changes in metrics
•    Produce ad-hoc queries/reports including information to support special initiatives
•    Partner with stakeholders in the design, planning, and implementation of GSC reporting solutions while ensuring consistency and coherency
•    Provide user training, support, and documentation for reporting solutions

Basic Qualifications: 
•    A bachelor’s degree from an accredited university and at least 3 years of data analytics, supply chain, business or closely related experience; OR a master’s degree and at least 1 year of data analytics, supply chain, business or closely related experience; experience can be substituted in lieu of degree
•    Understanding of all aspects of Supply Chain Management - materials management, procurement, subcontracts, material cost budgets and supplier quality
•    Experience with Supply Chain KPIs and the key drivers of Supply Chain costs
•    Strong communication skills and ability to collaborate with internal and external stakeholders as well as Senior Leadership
•    Relevant work experience in an analytical role developing reporting and dashboards for a variety of audiences 
•    Understanding of SAP or other ERP or MRP systems
•    Hands-on experience with reporting and data visualization tools such as SQL, CostPoint, and Tableau

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 U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

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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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