1+ months

Federal - Data Messaging Engineer (Kafka SME)

Arlington, VA 22204

Organization: Accenture Federal Services

Location: Arlington, VA

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. Its what drives us to turn bold
ideas into breakthrough solutions. By combining digital technologies with what
works across the worlds leading businesses, we use agile approaches to help
clients solve their toughest problems fastthe 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 nations priorities in defense, intel,
public safety, health and civilian to help you make a difference for the people
you employ, serve and protect.

The role of the Message Streaming Engineer responsibilities will include:

+ Work closely with key users and project teams to
gather requirements, create APIs, mapping, design specifications, data models,
and data flow diagrams to meet business needs

+ Write, design, code, test, implement, debug, and
validate applications; document design decisions and develop modular software
components; monitor system performance metrics, and identify potential

+ Lead the architecture and enabling technologies
strategy for data enablement for the organization.

+ Lead the technical planning and requirements
gathering phases to estimate, develop, test, manage projects, architect and
deliver cutting-edge solutions.

+ Identify emerging information technologies to be
assimilated, integrated and introduced within the client environment

Basic Skills & Qualifications:

+ Minimum of Bachelors degree required (in
Computer Science,, Information Systems or related field)

+ Minimum 10 Years of Information Technology
experience to include:

+ Java Programming experience implementing
distributed Streaming platforms Confluent or Kafka

+ Experience with Database Integration both as
source and sink

+ Experience with Confluent/Kafka configuration
for offset and other parameters

+ Experience with Confluent/Kafka Streams for data

+ Experience implementing Confluent/Kafka producer
application to produce near real time data.

+ Experience implementing Confluent/Kafka consumer
to read data from KAFKA Partitions.

+ K-SQL experience

+ Experience with Confluent/Kafka Security (SSL
SASL Kerberos ACL)

+ Optimization of Confluent/Kafka cluster and
workloads experience

+ Working knowledge of messaging broker solutions

Preferred Skills & Qualifications:

+ Progressive experience in distributed
application and integration design, culminating with technical leadership

+ Experience designing and managing large scale
multi-nodes Kafka cluster environments in cloud

+ Experience in Kafka environment builds, design,
capacity planning, cluster setup, performance tuning and monitoring.

+ Experience being responsible for day-to-day
operational maintenance, support, and upgrades for the Kafka Cluster.

+ Working experience in measuring the utilization,
performance and overall health of the cluster

+ Strong hands on experience with one of the
programming languages like Java, Python, NodeJS. Java is preferred.

+ Skilled problem solver with the desire and
proven ability to create innovative solutions.

+ Knowledge and experience in developing software
using Agile and DevSecOps practices.

+ Proficient in authoring, editing and presenting
technical documents.

+ Powerful and prolific written and verbal

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.


Posted: 2019-10-25 Expires: 2020-01-01

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