Job Description

Organization: Accenture Federal Services

Location: Washington, D.C.


We are:

Accenture Federal Services, bringing together commercial innovation with the latest technology to unleash the potential for our federal clients. Every day we bring bold thinking and diverse disciplines to solve problems in new ways. Through our diverse culture, workforce, and inclusive thinking, we embrace our employees' ideas, taking them from concept to practical solutions. Ready to learn as much as you can? We'll give you numerous opportunities of formal and informal training sessions to keep your tech smarts sharp. 


The work:

  • Lead a team of 8-10 Big Data Developers and Business Analysts (BA) using Hadoop-based technologies
  • Development Lead utilizing Hadoop and Big Data skills for implementing a Data Lake solution (on-perm and Cloud)
  • Scrum Master for two agile teams for the implementation of the Hadoop Data Lake
  • Ability to use NoSQL technologies to storing data in data lake
  • Ability to design semantic layer data models using Enterprise Data modeling tools
  • Builds high-performance algorithms, prototypes, and data models using required programing languages
  • Helps solving complex issues and risks that arises during the development and maintenance period
  • Liaison with Big Data Admin team to install, configure, debug and tune any Hadoop Cluster related issues
  • Creates Status reports, monthly progress report (MBR) and handles client communication
  • Experience integrating Big Data solutions with SAP technologies is a plus
  • Mentors junior team members
  • Ensure that the data they extract is valid, assisting in documenting any requirements, and resolving ambiguities in the data


Here's what you need:

  • Bachelors degree and 5 years of related experience implementing large project in Big Data and Data Integration (ETL)
  • Experience in Hadoop Ecosystems (e.g. Hortonworks and/or Cloudera)
  • Experience in one or more of the following open source technologies (Spark, Kafka, Presto, Hive, Cassandra etc.)

The extras:

  • US Citizenship required, dual citizens not eligible

Bonus points if you have:

  • Bachelors degree and 5 years of related experience implementing large project in Big Data and Data Integration (ETL)  
  • Experience in Hadoop Ecosystems (e.g. Hortonworks and/or Cloudera) 
  • Experience in one or more of the following open source technologies (Spark, Kafka, Presto, Hive, Cassandra etc.) 


Important Information:

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 Federal Services. 

Accenture Federal Services 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 Federal Services 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.  

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


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COVID-19 update:  The safety and well-being of our candidates, our people and their families continues to be a top priority. Until travel restrictions change, interviews will continue to be conducted virtually. 

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