We are GDIT. We stay at the forefront of innovation to solve complex technical challenges for our clients. GDIT is your place. You make it your own by bringing your ideas and unique perspective to our culture. By owning your opportunity at GDIT, you are helping us ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work depends on a Technical Lead joining our team to support the City of Indianapolis.
At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Technical Architect supporting Indianapolis, you will be trusted to work support a large city-county wide managed application services program. This position works under the general guidance of the Program Manager, a fast-paced, rapidly changing, collaborative environment, and requires strong troubleshooting and analytical skills, strong critical thinking, complex problem solving, appropriate judgment, and decision-making skills.
The Technical Architect will oversee the design and implementation of city-county IT systems. You will be responsible for meeting with IT leaders to discuss client processes, designing the structure of application solutions, overseeing the project implementation, and measuring the performance of the new system. Additionally, the candidate for this position:
Meeting with IT managers to determine the city-county’s current and future needs.
Determining whether the current systems can be upgraded or if a new system needs to be installed.
Providing the city-county with design ideas and schematics.
Project managing the design and implementation of the system.
Meeting with the software developers to discuss the system software needs.
Troubleshooting systems issues as they arise.
Overseeing all the moving parts of the system integration.
Measuring the performance of the upgraded or newly installed system.
Training staff on system procedures.
Providing the company with post-installation feedback.
WHAT YOU’LL NEED:
While telework will be an option for up to 4 days a week most weeks, there will be frequent customer site meetings. The selected applicant must be able to meet customer facility COVID requirements
Have the ability to handle demanding situations with clarity, focus and professionalism, and to respond quickly to quick turnaround taskers.
Bachelor’s Degree in Business or Technology with 5+ years of experience.
Ability to resolve issues with little oversight; ability to gather and analyze information skillfully and develop alternative solutions
Excellent oral and written communication skills, with a demonstrated ability to communicate complex topics to management and other stakeholders
Supervisory or project management experience
Strong interpersonal skills to collaborate with customers and internal cross-functional teams
Ability to work independently as well as interact regularly with government and non-government stakeholders at multiple levels of authority
Excellent analytical skills, including the ability to integrate information from multiple sources
Self-motivated, well-organized, and strict attention to detail
Identify and resolve problems in a timely manner; gather and analyze information skillfully; develop alternative solutions; Critical thinking and creative problem solving
Ability to understand and manage customer expectations and software implementation methodology
Ability to prioritize and work on multiple projects at the same time, including the ability to plan, prioritize, and execute multiple initiatives/deadlines autonomously and shift priorities as necessary.
WHAT GDIT CAN OFFER YOU:
401K with company match
Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
Collaborative teams of highly motivated critical thinkers and innovators
Ability to make a real impact on the world around you
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.