Solutions Architect

Clearance Level
Solutions Architect
West Des Moines, Iowa
Windsor Mill, Maryland

REQ#: G2019-65664

GDIT is looking for an experienced Solutions Architect. This position will be the lead architect for multiple healthcare contracts.

  • Responsible for design and development of enterprise architecture upgrades to maintain compliance with contract policies and procedures.
  • Works with customers to define key capabilities and performance requirements.
  • Develops technical roadmaps for future implementations.
  • Develops business case analysis on potential projects.
  • Ensures security is integrated into all architecture solutions.
  • Acts as a subject-matter expert for multiple areas including; system engineering process IA Cyber Security, and configuration management.
  • Leads planning for implementation of system additions and/or enhancements. Makes recommendations to program leadership and stakeholders.
  • Evaluates new application, infrastructure and cloud decisions in existing context of applications, infrastructure, standards, current business strategy and future business strategy.
  • Determines system specifications, input/output processes, and working parameters for hardware/software compatibility.
  • Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced IT staff and may have supervisory responsibilities.
  • Serves as liaison with senior clients, participating in meetings to ensure customer needs are met.
  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.
  • Participates in special projects as required.

BA/BS or equivalent in experience, certifications technical aptitude



  • AWS – Certified associate architect
  • AWS – Certified Professional architect
  • Hands on experience with AWS implementations
  • Experience with Azure and GCS
  • Experience with SAS (GRID, Viya) on premises or in the cloud
  • Containerization experience with Kubernetes, Docker, AWS ECS
  • Hands on experience with Big Data platforms such as EMR, Databricks, Hortonworks, Cloudera
  • Hands on experience with networking
  • Hands on experience with data migrations
  • Hands on experience with hybrid cloud implementations
  • Hands on experience with OKTA, SAML integrations, Windows administrations
  • Soft skills to work with a broad group of individuals from very technical, project, program and Customer facing

" 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.