Data Scientist 5

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NORTHROP GRUMMAN
Analysis, Database, Data Mining, Development, Hadoop, HTTP, Java, Matlab, Modeling, Networks, Perl, Programming, Python, Research, SAS, Scientific, Security, Solr
Full Time
Competitive
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description


The Advanced Concepts & Technologies Division is seeking a Data Scientist with expertise in Machine Learning to join our team performing research and development in this area. The candidate will work to address analytical, statistical, machine learning and data mining problems that drive the development of world class data driven solutions to enable more rapid, informed decision making by our customers. A successful candidate will be a creative, out-of-the-box thinker who can develop new ways of using multiple data types in an entrepreneurial environment and work collaboratively to produce new products. The candidate will address statistical, machine learning and data mining problems that drive the development of world class data driven solutions to enable more rapid, informed decision making by our customers.

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:


Bachelors Degree in Data Science or related field with 14 years of professional experience; Masters Degree with 12 years experience; PhD and 9 years experience.


* Full proficiency in conducting analysis and prototyping and developing data mining solutions using analytic software packages, database, visualization, and programming environments (e.g. R, Matlab, SAS, Hadoop / Map-Reduce, Storm, Solr, Mahout; Scripting (Pig, Python, Perl, etc), C/C++, Java etc.)Strong mathematics, statistics, data mining, and modeling skills.


* Proficiency in key statistical techniques (predictive modeling, logistic regression, decision trees, data mining methods, forecasting, neural networks and other advanced statistical and econometric techniques).


* Proficiency with the following models: Logistic Regression, Linear Regression, Support Vector Machines, (Deep) Neural Networks, Hidden Markov Models, Conditional Random Fields, Markov Logic Nets, Probabilistic Soft Logic


* Strong oral and written communication skills, particularly with multidisciplinary staff from different organizations/functions. Ability to communicate deep analytical results in forms that resonate with scientific and/or business collaborators, highlighting actionable insights. Demonstrated ability presenting to customers, as well as briefing company senior leadership.

Preferred Qualifications:


* Ph.D in Data Science or Relevant Field


* Ability to obtain a TS/SCI, or an active TS/SCI security clearance


* Entrepreneurial inclination to discover novel opportunities for applying analytical techniques to customer's problem


* Extensive domain knowledge of current commercial capabilities and research and development activities in the data science community 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.
 

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

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


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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