Enterprise Architect - Secret (TS/SCI Preferred) - Springfield, VA

Clearance Level
Systems Engineering
Springfield, Virginia

REQ#: RQ97846

Travel Required: None
Requisition Type: Regular

Enterprise Architect
Secret Clearance required, TS/SCI preferred
Springfield, VA

Please take this opportunity to join one of GDIT’s fastest long-standing growing programs!  US Battlefield Information Collection and Exploitation System eXtended (US BICES-X) is a cutting edge program supporting DoD intelligence information sharing on current and emerging global threats to mission and coalition partners and emerging nations. With an internationally dispersed team supporting each combatant command, the US BICES-X team is in direct support of the war fighter and their missions. We are seeking a creative and driven professional with a passion for solving real world issues on a cross-functional, fast paced team. 

The Systems Architect will work on complex IT architecture projects with full competency in data gathering, artifact development, presentation, and completion of Enterprise Architect (EA) models. Apply design theories and principles to researching, developing, and reviewing EA products. Recommend innovative technologies that will enhance the presentation and usage of EA products.


  • Work collaboratively with subject matter experts in various fields to capture and design integrating strategies across multiple IT systems.
  • Captures existing designs across multiple systems in formal enterprise architecture modeling tools
  • Manage and rationalize requirements defined across multiple customer sets and IT systems
  • Work with stakeholders to facilitate alignment of business strategies, operational processes, and IT strategies related to current and future-state architecture changes
  • Leverage enterprise methodologies and patterns
  • Utilize data to develop architecture models, visualizations, and analyses to clearly articulate the current and future needs
  • Analyzes customer needs and provides guidance on industry trends and opportunities.
  • Identifying and documenting architectural requirements supporting future Enterprise needs, including goals, approach, Plan of Action and Milestones (POA&M), and desired end state for each milestone
  • Responsible for developing high level system design diagrams
  • Evaluates analytically and systematically problems with work flows, organization and plan and develop appropriate corrective actions.
  • Work with enterprise planners to develop high level schedules and plans for system modifications and improvements to support future requirements.
  • Willing to learn new tools to capture enterprise architecture models and diagrams.


Required Qualifications:

  • 15+ years of Systems Engineering experience required.
  • Demonstrated experience with enterprise architecture
  • Must possess and maintain a Secret Clearance; TS/SCI Preferred
  • Bachelors and Master’s degree required – may substitute additional years of experience
  • Security+ CE Certification

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with systems that operate across multiple security domains
  • Experience with software defined infrastructures
  • Experience conducting analytical studies including enterprise architectures
  • Experience developing DoDAF-compliant enterprise architecture
  • FEAC-Certified Federal Enterprise Architect
  • PMI-Certified Project Management Associate
  • ITIL – Foundations certification
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 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.