Data Scientist 2

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NORTHROP GRUMMAN
Accounting, ACL, Algorithms, Analysis, CISSP, Data Mining, Development, Director, Hadoop, HTTP, Java, Management, Matlab, Modeling, PeopleSoft, Programming, Python, SAP, SAS, Security, SQL, Statistical Analysis, VBA, Visual Basic
Full Time
Competitive
Telecommuting not available Travel required to 10%.

Job Description


Northrop Grumman's Corporate Internal Audit is conducting a search for a Data Scientist. This individual, reporting to the Director, Information Technology and Data Analytics, will be responsible for performing various activities related to the development of data analytics in support of audit fieldwork, prevention of fraud schemes, and predictive risk modeling. Responsibilities include:


* Integrating and preparing large and varied datasets from multiple complex relational databases and other unstructured data sources to turn data into critical information and knowledge.


* Creating models to discover insights and opportunities using statistical, algorithmic, mining, and visualization techniques.


* Supporting and collaborating with key partners outside the organization on special projects, including developing models and evaluating new algorithms/technologies


* Developing and maintaining continuous analytics to report on risks, exposures and internal controls across various areas of the company

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:


* Bachelor's degree in a Science/Technology/Engineering/Mathematics field plus 2 years of related experience; 1 year with a master's degree


* Experience with quantitative and qualitative analytics, data mining and modeling, statistical analysis, and visualization tools


* Proficient in Structured Query Language (SQL), Visual Basic for Applications (VBA), and /or Hadoop/MapReduce data mining, and pattern recognition in large datasets, including ability to program customized queries


* Demonstrated ability of working and communicating within multiple levels of the organization


* Ability to travel approximately 10% of the time

Preferred Qualifications:


* Master's degree in relevant technical field


* Audit, security, or other related certifications (CISSP, SSCP, SANS, CISA, CPA, CIA, CFE)* Experience in auditing, forensic accounting and/or fraud investigations


* Highly proficient in Audit Command Language (ACL)* Proficiency in analytical modeling tools such as R, Matlab, SAS


* Proficiency in programming languages such as Java, Python, or C++* Experience with PeopleSoft, SAP, SRM, and other Enterprise Resource Planning databases


* Strong analytical, communication, and problem solving skills


* Excellent time management skills, ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously, determine priorities, meet deadlines, and work in a fast-paced environment


* Creative problem solving skills with positive, action-oriented attitude and independent thinking


* Ability to present analytical findings in an effective and intuitive manner which clearly explains the direction and recommendation of the information 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 most positions.
 

Shift: 1st Shift
Relocation Assistance: Yes
US Citizenship Required for this Position: No relocation assistance available
Business Sector: United States-Virginia-Falls Church
Clearance: Secret 

Shift: 1st Shift
Relocation Assistance: Yes
US Citizenship Required for this Position: No relocation assistance available
Business Sector: United States-Virginia-Falls Church
Clearance: Secret
Clearance: Secret


Company Information

Northrop Grumman is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products and solutions in unmanned systems, cyber, C4ISR, and logistics and modernization to government and commercial customers worldwide. We hold ourselves to a higher standard, both in the products we deliver and in the way we conduct ourselves throughout the entire customer experience. Because, after all, we are in the business of securing a great deal more than just our place in the market. Our mission is to be at the forefront of technology and innovation, delivering superior capability in tandem with maximized cost efficiencies. The security solutions we provide help secure freedoms for our nation as well as those of our allies. Squarely meeting our obligations, fiscally and technologically, isn't just a business goal, but a moral imperative. To that end, as we evolve as a company, the responsibility we feel for our country and the citizens and troops we help support grows with us.
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