Solutions Architect

Clearance Level
Solutions Architect
Washington, District of Columbia
Hybrid Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Cloud Applications

Solution Architecture

Technical Solutions

REQ#: RQ174560
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to work alongside federal civilian agencies. Make an impact by providing services that help the government ensure the well being of U.S. citizens.

Job Description

Solutions Architect

Deliver simple solutions to complex problems as a Solutions Architect at GDIT. Here, you’ll tailor cutting-edge solutions to the unique requirements of our clients. With a career in application development, you’ll make the end user’s experience your priority and we’ll make your career growth ours.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Solutions Architect you will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work depends on Solutions Architect joining our team to provide technical leadership and support in the area of solution specification/design for our Diplomacy, Environment, Law Enforcement, and Financial Agencies Sector. You will need to possess strong knowledge of information technology and commercial solutions; and have significant experience designing and developing technical solutions in multiple disciplines, like data center, application development, cloud and cyber security.  You will also need to have a proven track record of proposal delivery, excellent communications skills, and a strong customer service orientation.


  • Perform solution scans and designing and estimating the cost of technical solutions in cloud environments that satisfy the requirements of growth opportunities
  • Evaluation of cloud applications and analysis of alternatives for business value applicability
  • Planning and designing cloud platform solutions
  • Act as technical liaison between customer technical points of contact and GDIT project staff to facilitate IT strategic planning
  • Coordinate “reach back” with technical subject matter experts (SME) within GDIT to obtain specific knowledge or expertise to address technical issues
  • Respond to technical questions and research requests from customers and programs. Perform business case analysis to support decision making process
  • Maintain technical proficiency by keeping current with the latest technologies, trends, standards, & products


  • Education: Bachelor’s degree. In lieu of degree, 14 years of experience in Information Technology and Cloud Infrastructures required.
  • Required Experience: 10 years of experience in Information Technology and Cloud Infrastructures
  • Required Skills and Abilities: Experience with architecting and operating cloud solutions. Experience with on-premises to cloud migration, cloud computing and multi-cloud/hybrid cloud platforms. Strong knowledge of government procurement and proposal processes Experience developing lifecycle cost estimates for technical solutions. Strong communication, presentation, facilitation and writing skills. Ability to work independently or part of a cross functional team. Preferred certification for one or more of the following cloud platforms: Microsoft Azure Solutions Architect, Google Cloud Architect, Amazon Web Services (AWS) Solutions Architect, and Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Architect.
  • Security Clearance Level: None
  • Location: This is a hybrid position working between facility in DC and remote


  • 401K with company match
  • Comprehensive health and wellness packages
  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
  • Professional growth opportunities including paid education and certifications
  • Cutting-edge technology you can learn from
  • Rest and recharge with paid vacation and holidays
Work Requirements
Years of Experience

10 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree


Travel Required

Less than 10%

Salary and Benefit Information

The likely salary range for this position is $144,500 - $195,500. 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.
View information about benefits and our total rewards program.

About Our Work

We are GDIT. A global technology and professional services company that delivers consulting, technology and mission services to every major agency across the U.S. government, defense and intelligence community. Our 30,000 experts extract the power of technology to create immediate value and deliver solutions at the edge of innovation. We operate across 30 countries worldwide, offering leading capabilities in digital modernization, AI/ML, Cloud, Cyber and application development. Together with our clients, we strive to create a safer, smarter world by harnessing the power of deep expertise and advanced technology.

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.