• Salary:
  • Function:
    Operations - Security
  • Job Type:
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  • Grade:
    Technical Specialist Manager

Security Data Scientist

Job Requirements

Security Data Scientist

Are you our next Security Data Scientist? We are looking for someone who can help us redefine what's possible for Security department.

As part of our ‘Grow with Gatwick' initiative you'll be provided with plenty of training and support to ensure you're developing and growing your career.

Gatwick Airport Security is responsible for the safety and security of our staff and customers. We're a team of passenger experience professionals who look after passengers and stakeholders. Including airlines, UK Border Force, the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA), and the Department for Transport (DfT), as well as international airport and security organisations we make sure every journey is safe and stress-free.

What is the role?

The Security Data Scientist will work within the Security team to support with the delivery of the initiatives identified to improve the existing operation's productivity and drive the required improvement initiatives to effect the required change. The Security Data Scientist will use a combination of analytical and data science tools and expertise to support the business with data-driven decision making.

 What will you do?

  • Developing measurement methods and capturing associated data to show the effectiveness and efficiency of current state processes and updated processes following improvement activities.
  • Support Security function with analytical tasks to identify trends / patterns and supporting the development of the continuous improvement roadmap.
  • Support delivery of continuous improvement initiatives with continuous monitoring and data analysis.
  • Communicating effectively within Security Department about trends / patterns and.
  • Continually benchmarking with applicable industry and other standards, driving a cycle of continuous improvement. Supporting the development of process improvements and their implementation, measuring the benefit of the improvements following implementation.

  Do you have what we're looking for?

  • Six Sigma Green Belt or familiarised with Six Sigma and Lean techniques
  • Thorough understanding of the operational characteristics of passenger security checkpoints (desired)
  • Have basic knowledge of lean enterprise concepts, are able to identify non-value-added elements and activities and are able to use specific tools.
  • Easily learns unique job-related vocabulary
  • Demonstrate proficiency with statistical and process management
  • Technical aptitude
  • Proactively help turn innovative ideas into reality.

What's it like to work here?

Our employees tell us that working here is something special. Everyone is looking to deliver what matters to our passengers. There is so much that makes air travel possible. No day is like another. Our employees enjoy a range of personal, health and financial benefits, including annual leave and high street discounts. We offer a performance-based bonus scheme and our people can request professional training to support them to Grow with Gatwick

We want our people to reflect our local community and the passengers we serve. We know we are all at our best when we feel comfortable and included. We want our people to feel like they can be who they want to be at work, and we work hard to provide them with the respect and flexibility to do so.

We aim to be an equitable, diverse, and inclusive employer. We encourage and support our people to be their best. We seek different perspectives that redefine what's possible. Together we are a team.

Click apply and complete your application. We'll be in touch soon.

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Gatwick Airport
Gatwick Airport, Gatwick, United Kingdom, RH6 0NP

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Sam Addison



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