Senior Enterprise Architect

  • SAIC,
  • Sterling, VA
  • 8 hours ago
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Full Time

Job Description

Job ID: 2115722

Location: STERLING , VA , US

Date Posted: 2021-11-16

Category: Information Technology

Subcategory: Enterprise Architect

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day Job

Travel: No

Minimum Clearance Required: None

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Public Trust

Potential for Remote Work: No


Description and Responsibilities:

Senior Enterprise Architect responsible for identifying and evaluating emerging software and hardware technologies, ensuring that new technologies are aligned with the organizations business and target enterprise architecture, providing recommendations and policies for integrating new technologies into the enterprise, and championing the technologies adoption once approved. The Enterprise Architect will collaborate across multiple branches to align application strategies with business strategies and create roadmaps, architectural documents, process documents, and governance documents that define the strategy. As needed, the EA will review projects to adjust and align them with architectural governance policies. The EA will also research, analyze, and document various tools, technology, framework, and other architectural related topics, as needed.

Key Responsibilities
• Leads advisory services, strategic planning activities and business case development within government agency and across internal organizations.
• Provides technical oversight for technical estimates created with standards tools, portfolio Work Breakdown Structures, statements of work and industry standard estimating techniques.
• Architects complete solutions using appropriate government agency offerings with design elements that allow integration into client environment.
• Refines and optimizes architectural models and reviews the architectural artifacts produced by junior architects. Responsible for creating architectural prototypes as required.
• Adheres to and promotes appropriate design processes, architectural artifact requirements, and architectural best practices.
• Maintains knowledge of technologies, industry trends, standards, and design techniques.
• Works with client stakeholders to evaluate the solution requirements and supports the management and traceability of requirements during the engagement
• Provides project oversight and acts as a subject matter expert resource to clients on government agency processes, required products, product configuration, solution integration, implementation methodologies, resource requirements, and implementation timelines.
• Interfaces to all levels of the client's organization on solution implementation progress, technical issues, proper practices, and technical requirements.
• Collaborates with architect peers to efficiently resolve design issues, improve design quality and share high quality information, as well as to define enterprise level design standards, best practices, and processes.
• May assign and review tasks, mentor junior architects, manage performance feedback, and create development plans consistent with performing the role of team leader or project manager


Required Education and Experience:
  • U.S. Citizenship is Required
  • Bachelors and 14+ years of experience, Masters and 12+ years of experience in a relevant IT implementation environment
  • Must have at least 5+ years in an Architect role
  • Broad understanding of technology solutions and is able to present solution and portfolio-level strategy to clients at all levels
  • Broad understanding of technology areas such as Application Development (multi-tier, Web, and / or Mobile), Server Operating Systems, Database / Information Management, Application / Data Security, Application Platforms, Application Integration, Enterprise Content Management, Mobility Solutions, Agile Development, and Social Computing.
  • Significant exposure to clients across a variety of industries and domains
  • Experience deploying emerging technology (e.g. artificial intelligence, facial recognition)
  • Proficient understanding of AI/machine learning,
  • Familiarity with the Java Platform, Enterprise APIs and Java Programming,
  • Experience designing scalable database applications
  • Experience researching new technologies that align with business strategy and improve the user experience
  • Experience communicating to both technical and business audiences
  • Experience using at least some of the following languages: Java, Public Cloud, DevOps, Cloud Computing (IaaS, PaaS and Saas), Docker Hub (Compose, Containers), APIs, SOAP and RESTful interfaces, ANT, GIT, Gradle, Maven, Spring
  • Experience working with Agile methodologies,

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Dice Id : 10111346
Position Id : 2115722
Originally Posted : 3 months ago

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