GDIT is seeking a Data Architect to support a mission-critical system modernization initiative in a highly complex information technology environment. We are looking for a technology leader whose expertise customers and the team respect and who can effectively communicate complex technical concepts to a non-technical audience.
U.S. Citizenship is required and the ability to obtain and maintain a Public Trust Clearance.
Identifies, assesses, and resolves complex business problems/issue/risks
Ensure innovation and optimization are ongoing processes
Engages employees and customers on a routine basis to fully understand customer requirements and employee capabilities
Design Data delivery solutions for active and future work leveraging modern DataOps principles and tools
Supports the full lifecycle of growth activities.
Required Skills / Experience
At least 10 years of engineering, technology architecture and delivery experience
At least 10 years of experience developing the strategy for and building data and analytics solutions
At least 5 years of experience leading strategic data migration efforts
Experience supporting complex Federal IT programs
Experience designing data structures and creating solutions in Microsoft Azure
Experience leveraging DevOps and DataOps tools and principles in delivery
Experience developing CI/CD processes and procedures with teams in delivery
Knowledge of professional software engineering practices & best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Experience in effectively communicating with stakeholders at all levels of the customer organization
Preferred Skills / Experience
Experience with Spark, SQL, and data pipeline tools
Microsoft certifications for Azure architecture
Databricks certifications and experience
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE
Master's or Bachelor's Degree – technical discipline preferred
10+ years of federal IT experience
The likely salary range for this position is $168,000 - $252,000, this is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary; rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.
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.
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.