Principal Data Scientist

    Northrop Grumman
    Hill Afb, UT 84056
    Full-time, Part-time

    Job Description

    Start your future with a new mission: Northrop Grumman Space Systems (NGSP). As a part of the NGSP Team, you will work with experts that develop systems and solutions to keep our world safe. Together we protect our troops, public safety, information, and our planet. It's unique work. It's challenging and rewarding. Most of all, it's the work that makes a difference. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work, and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history. Join us and launch your career.

    Northrop Grumman Space Systems is seeking a Principal Data Scientist This position will be located at Hill AFB, UT and will support the Ground Subsystems Support Contract (GSSC) program.

    The successful applicant will:
    • Develop and implement artificial intelligence and machine learning models to solve complex data problems
    • Interpret large amounts of data using advanced visualization techniques and tools
    • Merge and transform big datasets to ensure data integrity and usability
    • Develop a process to maintain quality and performance of statistical models and quickly identify enhancements opportunities
    • Communicate advanced concepts and information in an understandable manner for audiences of varying levels of competency
    • Maintain an up-to-date knowledge of technology trends
    • Properly document code, artifact description, implementation, and use case.
    • Be an eager and fast learner
    • Work on a fast pasted collaborative team in an agile environment
    As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Space Systems, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:
    • 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 a 9/80. The 9/80 schedule allows employees who work a nine-hour day Monday through Thursday to take every other Friday off.


    Qualifications :

    Basic Qualifications:
    • Minimum of a Bachelor of Science in Data Science, Computer Science, Physics, Statistics, Mathematics, or related quantitative field
    • Minimum 5 years of relevant experience with a bachelor's degree; or 3 years with a Master's; or 0 years with PhD
    • Demonstrated experience with Programming in Python, R, or Node.js
    • Demonstrated experience manipulating dataframes through SQL, pandas, or tidyverse
    • U.S. Citizenship and the ability to obtain a Secret Security Clearance
    Preferred Qualifications:
    • Active Secret Security Clearance or higher
    • Familiarity with any of the following: Tensorflow, Theano, Keras, PyTorch, NLTK, PyStan, PyMC3, Rstan, ElasticSearch, PyCuda
    • Familiarity with Graph, NoSQL, Hadoop, SMACK, or Neo4J/OWL
    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.

    Posting ID: 555356846Posted: 2020-05-21