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Huntington Ingalls Industries Technical Implementation Architect (Intermediate) – Big Data - 19156 in Merrifield, Virginia

Technical Implementation Architect (Intermediate) – Big Data - 19156

Position Location Merrifield, VA

Requisition # 19156

# of Openings 1

HII – Mission Driven Innovative Solutions Inc. (HII-MDIS) provides mission-critical engineering and technical service to Information Technology, Federal Civilian, and National Security, Aerospace & Defense and International government and commercial customers at over 100 locations worldwide.

HII - MDIS is currently seeking a Technical Implementation Architect (Intermediate) – Big Data to work out of their client's Merrifield, VA office.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Work with product owners across several high priority and concurrent efforts; Work with senior enterprise architects and functional architects to translate business requirements to a detailed technical solution and design, build level-of-effort estimates, and implementation timeline in an extremely fast-paced Agile/rapid solution development lifecycle

  • Coordinate with interfacing applications to define integration approach and data specifications

  • Drive development approach, review development work products to verify accuracy and alignment with expected results and USPS secure coding standards, coordinate deployment and production validation activities.

  • Hands-on role requiring architect to code key components and frameworks to accelerate development

  • Oversee sprint team members, track milestones for completion, verify SOPs and QA processes are followed, escalate risks, and provide regular status to USPS product owners

  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications and Experience:

Required –

  • Bachelor’s Degree plus a minimum of 9 years of applicable experience.

  • 6+ years of diverse architecture and development experience - data architecture, web architecture and integration architecture

  • 3+ years of big data implementation experience with Cassandra, Hadoop or other similar NoSQL platforms, and open source technologies Spark and Kafka

  • 3+ years of implementation experience with integrating big data platforms with custom and COTS BI/reporting platforms to produce highly responsive data visualizations

  • Java Programming Language

  • Database design and modeling - logical and physical

  • Ability to provide inputs to size infrastructure needs for new solutions (storage, memory, compute, memory)

  • Performance tuning - table partitioning and indexing, process threading

  • Agile development methodology

  • Detail oriented with strong analytical and problem solving skills

  • Effective communicator (both verbal & written)


  • Implementation experience with Microservices and Containerization

  • Implementation experience within a hybrid environment - onprem and cloud

  • Postal or mailing industry experience

  • Python or Scala Programming Language


  • Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information

  • Must be able to obtain and keep a USPS Sensitive Clearance

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen or Green Card holder and have been living in the U.S. for at least the last five years

  • Must not have traveled outside of the United States for more than 180 days in the last five yearsAll candidates will be subject to a pre-employment background investigation and drug screening per HII requirements.

Huntington Ingalls Industries is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other protected class.