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About the Role
Conduct data analysis, through the use of data science, for all aspects of flight test operations
Apply data analytics to produce actionable results and comply with required procedures and policies
The ideal candidate will be expected to provide individual contributions to devise, lead, and execute the data analysis strategy, conduct trade off studies as part of a larger team.
What You'll Do
Work with multiple stakeholders to define all data that is to be collected from aircraft and own the tables and data pipelines for which will be used to inform product and safety
Draw conclusions from data and clearly and concisely articulate key findings in both written and verbal form in order to inform and influence flight operations
Produce risk assessments by continuously monitoring data for trending, detecting emerging risks, and assessing effectiveness of safety mitigations
Working with data engineers to identify flight test functions to achieve test objectives, and build a safety case as required
What You'll Need
Three or more years’ practical experience working within test and development environment
Experience gathering, manipulating, interpreting, and analyzing test or telemetry data
Have a BS or MS in one of the following fields: Mathematics, Statistics, Analytics, or equivalent
Familiarity with experimentation, basic predictive modeling
Skilled in Data visualization and dashboarding
Database querying / management - SQL, Java, ETL
Experience with at least one scripting languages like Python or R
Raw data mining
Have a customer-focused attitude and a desire to provide a magical experience to our customers
Creative and bottoms-up problem solver where you craft solutions around the needs of the customer
Possess a passion for aviation and a desire to explore what some people think is impossible
Possess an Aviation Safety Mindset
Experience in Aviation Testing and Evaluation
About the Team
The candidate reports to the Head of Data Science and works closely with a variety of teams within the Elevate ecosystem including: Flight Operations, Operations and Safety, Product, Elevate Cloud Services, and Vehicle Systems teams.
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