Job Description

Organization: Accenture Federal Services
Location: Arlington, VA


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.

We are seeking a Hortonworks Developer for the engineering of big data solutions and multi-tiered data environments. You'll be responsible for analyzing and developing data set processes for data ingestion, modeling, mining.
 Additional responsibilities are as follows:
  • Work independently, utilizing big data solutions to provide actionable insights for addressing strategic and tactical mission objectives
  • Design, Develops and tests data ingestion scripts using Hadoop-based technologies (Cloudera, Hortonworks, MapReduce, Hive, HDFS) 
  • Design, develop and test Hive tables and views for the data lake
  • Ability to do programming or developing using Scala and Spark is a huge plus
  • Preferred Hands-on experience in SQL and Oracle database, Shell Scripting and Unix Editor such as Vi
  • Ability to design data models using Enterprise Data modeling tools (ERWin, Visio)
  • Analyzes and tunes the data ingestion and data access using various tools

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Qualifications

Basic Skills & Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree, preferably Computer Science
  • 2 years of programming experience in at least one of the following: SQL, ETL, Java, ABAP, etc.
  • 1 year of experience with Hadoop-based technologies (Cloudera, Hortonworks, MapReduce, Hive, HDFS) - college coursework is acceptable
  • IC Agile certification required (or ability to gain it upon hire)
Preferred Skills & Qualifications:
  • Experience with large scale big data deployments in Government and large commercial environments 
  • Experience with NoSQL technologies (e.g., MongoDB, Cassandra)
  • Ability to design data models using Enterprise Data modeling tools (ERWin, Visio)


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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All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.

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

Equal Employment Opportunity
All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.

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

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