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.
At GDIT, people are our differentiator. Our work depends on a Technical Architect joining our team to assist the Office of Medicare Hearings and Appeals (OMHA) in managing its appeals workloads.
As a technical architect you will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. You will deliver simple solutions to complex problems. 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.
HOW A SOLUTIONS ARCHITECT WILL MAKE AN IMPACT:
Provide application architectural consulting expertise, direction, and assistance to analysts, developers, project managers, database administrators, and business solution and other architects.
Designs and defines Application system architecture for new or existing computer systems based on low code application tools such as Micropact (Entellitrak), Appian, Salesforce, Pega.
Understands the current COTS platform’s architecture, technologies, and dependencies.
Provide expert-level analysis of user needs, define functional requirements, and develop plans and requirements.
Develops and communicates a clear migration strategy for the solution and database that outlines the scope, timeline, and approach.
Identifies potential risks, defines application migration strategy for as-is and implements the to-be solution including infrastructure, services, databases, APIs, and integrations.
Creates thorough documentation for the new platform’s architecture, deployment process, APIs, and other technical details, including system diagrams, specifications, and best practices, demonstrating exceptional oral and written communication skills.
Ensures scalability, reliability, security, and performance in the new architecture.
Perform code and design reviews with other team members or vendors and serve as a mentor and advisor.
Coordinates with COTS vendors, as well as developers.
Oversee the implementation of technical solutions, working closely with development teams to ensure alignment with architectural designs.
Perform functional allocation to identify required tasks and their interrelationships, identifying the necessary resources for each task.
Identify and resolve technical issues, providing guidance and expertise in troubleshooting and root cause analysis.
Stay current with emerging technologies and industry trends, ensuring that solutions align with the latest advancements.
WHAT YOU’LL NEED TO SUCCEED:
Bachelor's degree in a related field.
7 plus years of experience in low code application tools such as: Micropact (Entellitrak), Appian, Salesforce, or Pega, regarding software architecture, design patterns, and best practices for project implementations and system integration.
5 years of experience with AWS cloud platform and services, and cloud integration management.
Knowledge of IT architectures (software, network, process and data)
1-2 years familiarity with relational databases, data modeling, and data migration techniques.
Knowledge in DevOps and document management systems and letter generation frameworks.
Expertise in designing distributed systems and microservices architectures.
Ability to design scalable, reliable, and maintainable architectures.
Proficiency in creating diagrams and documentation to communicate complex architectural concepts.
Strong project management skills to plan, schedule, and coordinate tasks and resources effectively.
Expertise with Agile methodologies and project management tools.
Understanding of data integrity, data privacy, and compliance.
Familiarity with security best practices and compliance standards.
Recognized expertise in information systems architecture, networking, telecommunications, automation, communications protocols, risk management/electronic analysis, software, lifecycle management, software development methodologies, and modeling and simulation.
ATTRIBUTES FOR SUCCESS:
Excellent communication skills to convey complex technical concepts to both technical and non-technical stakeholders.
Strong leadership and communication skills, with the ability to convey complex technical concepts clearly.
Excellent problem-solving and analytical abilities with a keen attention to detail.
Demonstrated ability to work effectively in cross-functional teams, providing technical guidance and mentorship.
DESIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:
Life Cycle Management and Cybersecurity.
Container orchestration and management.
Healthcare domain knowledge.
Relevant certifications, such as AWS Certified Solutions Architect, Microsoft Certified Azure Solutions Architect, or equivalent.
SECURITY CLEARANCE LEVEL:
Ability to obtain a Public Trust Level 5 clearance. This requires residency in the U.S. for 3 of the last 5 years.
GDIT IS YOUR PLACE:
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.
Years of Experience
7 + years of related experience
* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree
Salary and Benefit Information
The likely salary range for this position is $136,000 - $204,000. 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. 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.