Chief Architect

Clearance Level
Technology Consulting
Fort Meade, Maryland

REQ#: RQ109802

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular

Assist in stakeholder interviews and documenting information
Preparing business cases for changes, rationalization, or transformation of applications within the landscape Working with the application, technology, product, and domain owners to ensure that roadmaps are present & maintained for their respective entries in the catalog.
Assisting in gathering the metrics of the landscape, and the EA processes as a steward of the enterprise.
Assist in Architecture Review Board processes, including monitoring the pipeline of requests and scheduling reviews with the  Act as a steward of the master inventory of applications, technologies, domains, and standards Assess and adapt Architecture Frameworks to operational processes, business processes, services, capabilities, systems, and data views to meet program objectives.
Do significant competitive research and Excellent communication, attention to detail, and critical thinking abilities


MA/MS (or equivalent experience), 10+ years of experience

Secret Clearance

DoD 8570 IAT III - one of the following IA certifications: CASP+ CE, CCNP Security, CISA CISSP (or Associate), GCED, GCIH, CCSP
Compute Environment Certification In addition to the baseline IA certification requirement for their level listed above the DoD 8570.1 mandate states IATs with privileged access must obtain appropriate Computing Environment (CE) certifications for the operating system(s) and/or security related tools/devices they support as required by their employing organization. (e. g. Microsoft certifications for Microsoft systems support technicians for the specific system the IAT is spending most of his or her time supporting)

10+ years of IT experience with in Enterprise IT environments including cloud and third party outsourced components
3+ years of experience architecting, engineering, supporting or developing enterprise IT solutions in hosted and cloud
2+ years of experience as an Architect


Experience with at least three of the following domains: cloud, analytics, data management, infrastructure, access
channels, security, applications, software engineering, networking, or systems integration preferred
Experience with wireless communications, network security, voice and data networking systems

About Our Work

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.