Solutions Expert, Clearance Required

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

Business Objectives

Business Process Automation

Process Improvements

REQ#: RQ142574
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

GDIT has a position opening for a Senior Solutions Architect/Advisor to provide technical leadership and support in the areas of IT innovation, business process automation and RPA, solution specification/design, and target architecture development.  The candidate will have a strong knowledge of information technology, security, and government solutions; and significant experience architecting, developing and implementing technical solutions to improve IT Operations.  The preferred candidate will have excellent communications skills, a strong customer service orientation, and a proven track record of delivering successful solutions.

Responsibilities include:

  • Perform “as is” and future state “to be” analysis of new business systems, applications, and functions with process flow charts and documentation.
  • Develop and maintain a business architecture and service models for all services in service catalog.
  • Develop and maintain a unified information systems architecture using existing artifacts and execute a gap analysis to identify missing service areas for incorporation.
  • Provide expertise on continuous process improvement strategies, organizational redesign, change management activities, and performance measures for complex business processes.
  • Support development of business cases based on high level requirements and business objectives leveraging quantitative cost/benefit analysis methods to demonstrate business value and solution proposal viability to include cost of technical solutions that satisfy the requirements of IT investment requests. 
  • Assist in the definition of implementation plans by collaborating with project team members including project managers and other stakeholders and subject matter experts.
  • Work with the customer CIO and GDIT project staff to facilitate IT strategic planning and implementation.
  • Respond to technical questions and research requests from the customer CIO and division leads.
  • Advise/drive process/application modernization initiatives.
  • Providing advice and support for systems development and engineering projects.
  • Coordinate “reach back” with technical subject matter experts (SME) within GDIT to obtain specific knowledge or expertise to address technical issues.
  • Develop and review technical proposals.
  • Prepare deliverable reports and briefings.

Mandatory

  • BA/BS and 10 years of relevant experience
  • Strong knowledge of information technology, including all layers of the IT stack
  • Strong knowledge of commercial products/solutions, especially COTS software application products (e.g., ServiceNow, CRM, ECM, BPM, etc.)
  • Strong knowledge of infrastructure technologies and solutions including RPA and Cloud
  • Strong knowledge of Active Directory
  • Solution architecture experience
  • Successful systems development experience involving process improvement efforts and COTS integration
  • Experience developing lifecycle cost estimates for technical solutions
  • Business analysis skills
  • Strong communication, presentation, and facilitation skills
  • Customer service orientation
  • Active Secret clearance and clearable to TS level

Desirable

  • MA/MS in Computer Science or Engineering
  • ITIL 4 certification
  • Understanding of ServiceNow
  • Experience architecting and/or leading application modernization initiatives
  • Experience leading Cloud migration initiatives
  • Understanding of federal enterprise architecture concepts
  • Federal IT capital planning knowledge and experience
  • Good understanding of the Technology Business Management (TBM) requirements and its application in the federal government.

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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%

Citizenship

U.S. Citizenship Required

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.

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