Lead Systems Architect

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Systems Engineering
Annapolis Junction, Maryland
Sterling, Virginia

REQ#: RQ61241

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

Lead Systems Architect is responsible for technology direction ensures project implementation for agency networking compute, storage and enterprise applications, and utilizes technology research to innovate, integrate and manage technology solutions.  Lead System Architect will also contribute to identifying best-fit architectural solutions across enterprise through collaboration with some other internal and external stakeholders to evaluate, investigate, design, test, C&A, deploy and transition and implement innovative high quality solutions, participate in Government leadership to address all current and future mission needs

The System Architect will work with his team to provide system documentation and architecture diagram skills in system architecture, engineering, administration, configuration, and security procedures.

  • Designs and defines system architecture for new or existing computer systems
  • Supports the development of cross functional or large-scale automated information systems to include enterprise architectures
  • Designs system architectures to include the software, hardware, and communications to support the total requirements and provides for present and future cross functional requirements and interfaces
  • Provides comprehensive definition of all aspects of system development from analysis of mission needs to verification of system performance
  • Performs evaluation of system alternatives and assessment of risks and costs

BA/BS Degree

  • 8+ years of experience
  • Active TS/SCI clearance
  • 8570 Compliance, IAT Level II certification


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.