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Federal - Jr Hortonworks Administrator

Job Location: MD - Suitland

Regional Description: Northeast

Job Number: 00658988


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Organization: Accenture Federal Services
Location: Washington, D.C.

Accenture Federal Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture LLP, is a U.S. company with offices in Arlington, Virginia. Accenture's federal business has served every cabinet-level department and 30 of the largest federal organizations. Accenture Federal Services transforms bold ideas into breakthrough outcomes for clients at defense, intelligence, public safety, civilian and military health organizations.

We believe that great outcomes are everything. It’s what drives us to turn bold ideas into breakthrough solutions. By combining digital technologies with what works across the world’s leading businesses, we use agile approaches to help clients solve their toughest problems fast—the first time. So, you can deliver what matters most.

Count on us to help you embrace new ways of working, building for change and put customers at the core. A wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture, we bring over 30 years of experience serving the federal government, including every cabinet-level department. Our 7,200 dedicated colleagues and change makers work with our clients at the heart of the nation’s priorities in defense, intel, public safety, health and civilian to help you make a difference for the people you employ, serve and protect.
The Jr. Data Lake Administrator is responsible for the installation, configuration, maintenance, securing, and operating of a Hortonworks platform in support of a variety of processing and analytics capabilities. This includes the preparation and execution of automation scripts and procedures; monitoring of the system and resolution of issues; assessment, planning, and execution of architecture changes; providing support to the development, testing, and operations teams; and coordinating with third party system administration and operations teams. The ideal candidate will have an intense curiosity and interest in working with cutting-edge technologies.

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree or 3+ years of relevant experience.
  • 1 year of general system administration and operations experience

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Familiarity with the Hadoop ecosystem or related distributed processing technologies is preferred (ex. (Cloudera, Hortonworks, MapReduce, Hive, HDFS, Ranger, Knox, Ambari, and/or Atlas.)
  • Experience assessing and designing technical architecture changes is preferred.
  •  Experience working with DevOps tools, such as Git, Jenkins, and Artifactory, is preferred.


An active security clearance or the ability to obtain one may be required for this role.

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration. 

Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).

Accenture is a Federal Contractor and an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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