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Federal - Greenplum Database Administrator (DBA)
at Accenture
Largo, MD

Federal - Greenplum Database Administrator (DBA)
at Accenture
Largo, MD

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Summary
Organization: Accenture Federal Services
Location: Lanham, MD


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.

THE WORK....

Greenplum DBA will be responsible for the design, deployment, configuration, and operations for a large-scale Greenplum database system. This includes working with open source and/or commercial stacks to support the full SDLC.  As the Greenplum DBA, you will work to deploy, manage, and maintain development, test and production environments for the big data platform.

You will also: 
  • Work with Technical Architect and developers to identify infrastructure needs and providing support to developers. Develop scripts to automate and streamline operations and configurations in the infrastructure.
  • Provide direction to less experienced administrators.
  • Research performance issues; Optimize platform for performance.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve issues in all operational environments. Analyze current functional and technical processes with an eye towards streamlining and efficiency.

Qualifications
Organization: Accenture Federal Services
Location: Lanham, MD


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.

THE WORK....

Greenplum DBA will be responsible for the design, deployment, configuration, and operations for a large-scale Greenplum database system. This includes working with open source and/or commercial stacks to support the full SDLC.  As the Greenplum DBA, you will work to deploy, manage, and maintain development, test and production environments for the big data platform.

You will also: 
  • Work with Technical Architect and developers to identify infrastructure needs and providing support to developers. Develop scripts to automate and streamline operations and configurations in the infrastructure.
  • Provide direction to less experienced administrators.
  • Research performance issues; Optimize platform for performance.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve issues in all operational environments. Analyze current functional and technical processes with an eye towards streamlining and efficiency.

Greenplum DBA will have: 

  • 2 years System Administration in Database environments including 1 year with Greenplum technologies
  • 2 years of experience with administering NoSQL database technologies like Hive, Hbase, Impala or Presto
  • 2 years of experience with scripting tools like Bash, Shell Scripting and Python for streamlining configurations
  • 1 year experience working with one or more cloud platforms (AWS, Azure, Google)

Preferred:

  • Experienced in large scale enterprise deployments with 100+ nodes and 50+TB of data
  • Familiarity with enterprise security solutions
  • Experienced in Informatica/ETL design and development
  • Experienced in Data Mining and Predictive Analytics on large volumes of Data (Big Data/MPP) including best practices, code creation and prototyping using SAS, R, MadLib, JPMML

 

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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