Accenture Federal - Big Data Platform Administrator in Arlington, Virginia
Organization: Accenture Federal Services
Location: Arlington, VA - Washington, DC - Suitland, MD
Accenture Federal Services, a U.S. based subsidiary of Accenture combining bold ideas with proven Accenture commercial innovation, new technologies and mission experience to help our federal clients reach their full potential in the cloud. Using the power of Accenture, we are expanding cloud adoption and taking programs to the next level. We are changing the way the world works and lives. Are you ready to help and learn as much as you can to make a difference? We’ll give you numerous opportunities from training sessions to courses and certifications that will keep your tech smarts sharp. Join us in making yourself and our country better.
Passionate about the cloud. Your people skills are on point, so working with clients and getting the best out of teams comes naturally to you. You are prepared to tackle complex problems and keep up with trends. The cloud is where you thrive and you’re ready to help clients modernize their systems.
Design, deploy, configure, and maintain operations for a multi-node big data cluster. This includes working with open source and/or commercial stacks to support the full SDLC.
Work to deploy, manage, and maintain development, test and production environments for the big data platform.
Develop scripts to automate and streamline operations and configurations in the infrastructure
Use knowledge of enterprise security solutions like LDAP and Kerberos and SAML to maintain a secure environment
Work with Technical Architect and developers to identify infrastructure needs and providing support to developers
Provide direction to less experienced administrators
Research performance issues
Optimize platform for performance
Troubleshoot and resolve issues in all operational environments
Here's what you need:
2 years of system administration experience in database environments, including 1 year of experience with Big Data technologies
1 year of experience administering NoSQL database technologies (e.g.; Cloudera, Hortonworks, Hive, Hbase, Impala, Presto, etc.) or with administering event streaming platforms (NiFi, Kafka, Spark, etc.
Bonus points if:
Experience with scripting tools like Bash, Shell Scripting and Python for streamlining configurations
Experience working with one or more cloud platforms (AWS, Azure, Google)
Experience with security tools like Ranger, Knox and Atlas
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.
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