Job Description

Organization: Accenture Federal Services

Location:  Washington, DC 

We are:

Accenture Federal Services, bringing together commercial innovation with the latest technology to help our government clients reach their full potential. As a U.S. based subsidiary of Accenture, we bring 360-degree customer views by going beyond just capturing and curating data. We decode information that helps our clients embrace intelligent technologies confidently. Powered by new data, data science and technology, we drive digital transformation at the core of their business and enable new outcomes.

You are:

A data expert and practiced in application and infrastructure architectures. Your entrepreneurial attitude helps you support a team to achieve breakthrough results in this new age of applied intelligence. You discover data models, define data environments and governance strategies, and describe data pipelines. You work with application and infrastructure architects and users to understand the flow of data and relationship with application usage. You want to help federal agencies transform data from dark and siloed to Dynamic, Dependable Distributed and Democratized.

The work:

·     ·   Support medium-to-large size data engineering projects

      ·   Architect scalable data environments, integrating cloud technologies                   particularly AWS, to bridge data across on-premise and cloud environments

      ·    Work with various data source owners and consuming application                       stakeholders to understand their streaming, batch, unstructured, and                 structured data requirements

·    ·    Build an understanding of the variety of stakeholder domains required to           build analytic insights, and provide clear frameworks for connecting each           stakeholder domain’s data into a complete picture

·     ·   Translate data domain requirements with new or emerging sources to                 hydrate data sets

·     ·   Evaluate analytic efforts and production application architectures to support       data integration activities

·      ·  Set standards and create documentation for data architectures and                   governance strategies

·      ·  Evaluate open source data management tools (e.g., Apache AirFlow, Atlas,       etc.)

        ·  Establish and update a data catalog and associated ontologies


Here is what you need:  

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Experience designing medium-to-large data environments and associated services in collaboration with application and infrastructure architects
  • Experience fusing, mining and preparing data sets using SQL, Oracle, or Elastic technologies
  • Proven background to evaluate and recommend approaches for integrating machine learning (ML) capabilities for data preparation and automation of other data services (e.g., data quality measures, utilization, mapping, etc.)
  • Must be a US Citizen; no dual citizens

Bonus points if:

  • Master's or PhD
  • Familiarity with hybrid cloud infrastructures and modern application development practices
  • Experience with Python, Java, or other relevant scripting languages
  • Experience creating visualizations to help users understand available data
  • Passion for creating high quality deliverables for a variety for stakeholders

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.

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.



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