Senior Principal Big Data Analyst-19035662

Location: Chantilly
US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
Relocation Assistance: Yes
Clearance Type: Polygraph
Number of Openings : 1
Shift : 1st Shift


Northrop Grumman is seeking an engineer to support ongoing mission specific data needs. 

  • This individual will be working with large datasets to provide real time value to ongoing mission support staff. 
  • The ideal candidate has a passion for data analytics and a creative aptitude for developing scalable and adaptable solutions in a collaborative multi-functional environment. 
  • One will work in collaboration with other existing Sponsor staff and contractors to analyze incoming data and create a product that is useful and relevant.  
  • The individual is expected to possess a variety of statistical analysis techniques coupled with an intuitive nature in a Big Data Environment.



Basic Qualifications: 

  • BS in Mathematics, Computer Science, or Engineering related discipline with 10 years of experience with Bachelors; 8 years with Master.
  • Demonstrated Experience in big data analytics
  • Strong data management, data mining, algorithms and analytical abilities
  • Data analysis methodologies to identify trends in large datasets
  • Experience with ElasticSearch

    Preferred Qualifications:
  • Familiarity with Cloud Platforms, AWS
  • Scripting languages (Python, PERL)
  • Familiarity with indexing engines.
  • Experience developing cloud solutions (AWS)

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.

Job ID: 19035662

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 flexible work schedules, education assistance and paid time off.
Polygraph Required
Yes, 10 % of the Time
No - Teleworking not available for this position