Big Data Solutions Architect

  • Full-Time
  • Herndon, Virginia, Us
  • Idexcel
  • Posted 7 months ago – Accepting applications
Job Description
Solution/System Architect (Big Data Analytics)Fort Belvoir, VA Full time Travel - 20% The position of solution/system architect (SA) will work with a team of architects and technical infrastructure members to explore and realize the Big Data Analytics capabilities for the Army. The system architect will focus on the continued health of the Big Data Analytics platform by leading a team of administrators and developers through upgrades, support activities, and promotion of capabilities through the landscape. The SA will organize and produce development standards and architect guidance for approval by the enterprise architect and government lead. The SA must be a hands on experienced person who can design the Hadoop environment, implement the Hadoop environment, secure the environment, and manage the health of the environment. The Big Data Analytics Solution Architect will take direction from the enterprise architect and government lead to assist in solutions to complex requirements to provide value from the data acquired through the ELT process. The SA will lead a team of 3 to 5 administrators to support multiple concurrent development teams including data scientists. Essential duties and responsibilities: As System Architect: Participates with the architect team to understand the big picture of Army requirements Research the capabilities and limitations of the current environments (Big Data, Business Warehouse, Business Intelligence) to provide input to the analytics roadmap Design, test, and deliver the future analytics system for the Army through continuous improvement Develop diagrams for the infrastructure team to act on requirements to change the landscape for enhancements to the Big Data platform Understands data requirements and design solutions for the data scenarios Review technical designs for adherence to the development standards and logical delivery of the development Follow AESIP System Development Life Cycle (SDLC) methodology by participating in the blueprint, development, documentation, implementation, integration testing, training, cutover plan, transition and implementation of the solution Must be a United States Citizen Bachelor’s degree in a Computer Science or Business discipline or equivalent work experience. Secret Clearance (interim secret clearance already granted will be accepted) Good command of English language with prior brief experience to provide brief on area expertise to leadership Familiarity with Army systems or similar DoD efforts a plus Familiarity with SAP capabilities for analytics (BI/BW) a plus Experience with Hortonworks Hadoop on premise and in cloud deployments a plus Familiarity with Hadoop landscape configuration including security, node operation and configuration, data ingest options, query options, troubleshooting, and data scientist operations Experience Required: Experience working with functional consultants & business process owners to understand functional requirements and to architect landscape solutions At least 5 years of Big Data Hadoop architect work experience At least 2 years of Big Data Hadoop development work experience (direct hands on with R or Python) At least 2 years of Big Data Hadoop administration work experience including troubleshooting implementations (direct hands on) Experience with Hadoop technical support to open and raise issues Experience with cloud deployments of Hadoop to lead the deployment including hands on with Red Hat LINUIX Required Hadoop services/capabilities experience include: Atlas, Knox, Hive, HBASE, NiFi, SQOOP, Flume, Ambari, Spark
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