Senior AI/ML Data Architect - REMOTE

Clearance Level
Solutions Architect
Remote, Based in Virginia

REQ#: RQ125153

Travel Required: 10-25%
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT is seeking a Senior Data Architect with experience collecting, analyzing, and interpreting large data sets in order to develop data-driven solutions to difficult business challenges to help GDIT grow our business in this area.

The DA/ML SA provides expert support, analysis and research into exceptionally complex large data problems and processes.  Applies advanced technical principles, theories, and concepts.  Contributes to the development of new principles and concepts.  Works on unusually complex data-centered technical problems and provides solutions which are highly innovative.  Determines and pursues courses of action necessary to obtain desired results.

In this role, a typical day will include:

  • Leading and growing the GDIT Data Analytics AI/ML capability in the GDIT Defense business. 
  • Working collaborative across the Defense business units to develop solutions that address customer needs. 
  • Provide marketing and technical documentation that supports the use of those solutions. 
  • Present those solutions at conferences, directly to customers and internally to the rest of GDIT. 
  • Provide responses to request for proposals based on the solution including the level of effort.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree and 20 years of related experience in Information Technology.
  • 10 years of experience in working with data AI/ML.
  • Expertise in Data Management best practices, design and engineering for large-scale data systems.
  • Ability to translate end-user’s high-level requirements into detailed analytics to be processed in SIEM, AI/ML custom and cloud-managed solutions.
  • Ability to assist in the architecture and development of a DevSecOps, CI/CD analytics development pipeline environment using in-house and Cloud-based technologies.
  • Architecting and engineering modern, federated / disparate data stores into a unified data platform including the ability to create/expose data oriented APIs.
  • Centralized and distributed database design and engineering that supports flexible indexing and federation of query capabilities.
  • Data governance design and meta-data and data tag management with robust data encryption and data sharing capabilities.
  • Monitoring performance and capacity and advising on any necessary infrastructure changes.
  • Defining data retention policies.
  • Knowledge and use of Cloud-based technologies and techniques.
  • Experience writing proposals for the Federal Government.
  • Candidate must be able to obtain and maintain a Secret Clearance.

Desired Technologies, techniques and frameworks:

  • DA/AI/ML at the Edge.
  • Data warehousing with streaming and batch processing.
  • Metadata and schema design and management.
  • Data correlation and enrichment best practices.
  • Data science analytics dataset management.
  • REST, API-based web services.
  • Data-centered analytics development using technologies.
  • DoD clearance or willingness to go through the process to receive one.



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.