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Federal - Big Data Engineer/Architect

Job Location: DC, DC - Washington

Regional Description: Southeast

Job Number: 00659510

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Organization: Accenture Federal Services
Location: Washington, DC


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.

  • Work as Senior Big Data Engineer / architect for Big Data and Data Viz project.
  • Must be able lead a team of 10+ BA, Architects, Developers and SME
  • Responsible for the technical implementation and client communications
  • Must have architecture and understanding of the Hadoop Big Data and Data Viz technologies
  • Architect the Hadoop-based technology solution (Cloudera or Hortonworks)
  • Architect DevOps process using GIT, Maven and job scheduling using the Control-M or Ozzie  
  • Ability to architect and design HIVE data models using Data modeling tools (ERWin, Visio) 
  • Architects and design data ingestion from SAP HANA, Oracle and Flat Files into Hadoop Data Lake
  • Supports the Development of architecture standards, best practices, design patterns
  • Experience integrating Big Data solutions with SAP technologies


Basic Qualifications: 
  • Undergraduate degree required
  • 5+ years experience leading initiatives utilizing big data solutions to provide actionable insights for addressing strategic and tactical mission objectives
  • 5+ years experience with Hadoop-based technologies (Cloudera, Hortonworks, MapReduce, Hive, HDFS)
  • 5+ years experience with NoSQL technologies (e.g., MongoDB, Cassandra) (d) Ability to design data models using Enterprise Data modeling tools (ERWin, Visio)
  • 5+ years experience building high-performance algorithms, prototypes, and data models using required programming languages (e.g., Python, C/C++, Java, Perl, Scala)
  • 5+ years experience Analyzes and develops data set processes for data ingestion, modeling, mining
  • 5+ years experience integrating Big Data solutions with SAP technologies 
  • Agile cert from IC Agile, PMI, or Scrum Alliance must be acquired within 1 month
Preferred Qualifications: 
  • Hortonworks
  • Spark / Scala / Python
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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