Seize your opportunity to make a personal impact as a Solutions Architect. GDIT is seeking a Solutions Architect to provide technical leadership and support in the areas of growth/proposals, and solution specification/design for our State and Local Sector. You will need to possess strong knowledge of information technology and commercial solutions; and have significant experience designing and developing technical solutions in multiple disciplines, like data center, application development, cloud, and cyber security. You will also need to have a proven track record of large, complex proposal delivery, excellent communications skills, a strong customer service orientation, and experience leading solutions for growth opportunities.
HOW SOLUTIONS ARCHITECT WILL MAKE AN IMPACT:
Lead winning solution development for growth opportunities
Perform solution scans and designing and estimating the cost of technical solutions that satisfy the requirements of growth opportunities
Act as technical liaison between customer technical points of contact and GDIT project staff to facilitate IT strategic planning
Work with business area directors and other division growth solution architects to develop and grow our technical enterprise
Support GDIT’s Innovate Everywhere strategy and develop teams to support smaller business area lead growth opportunities
Provide thought leadership and technical support to assist business areas and programs in retaining and growing both new and current work
Provide business area sector and leadership feedback by measuring the success of delivery and organic growth initiatives
Coordinate “reach back” with technical subject matter experts (SME) within GDIT to obtain specific knowledge or expertise to address technical issues
Respond to technical questions and research requests from customers and programs
Perform business case analysis to support decision making process
Build and maintain relationships across all GDIT business units to ensure alignment with program capture, program execution, and other line of business services
Understand impact of internal decisions on customer and vendor relationships
Build and maintain relationships with key vendor partners to incorporate technology and capability sector growth pipelines
Actively identify, monitor, and incorporate industry and vend
Balance the resource assignments of team to support volume of opportunities within the assigned sector
Bachelor’s degree with 15+ years’ experience in Information Technology. In lieu of degree, 19+ years of experience in Information Technology.
5+ years’ experience creating solutions for government proposals, including all layers of the IT stack
Strong knowledge of information technology and creating solutions for state and local government proposals, including all layers of the IT stack
Clearance: None required
Location: This position can be 100% remote with the potential need for travel during proposal development activities when required
Experience implementing or developing solutions for state and local government programs and proposals across multiple technical areas, example areas follow:
Agile & Lean principles & methodologies for application development
No code/low code iBPM and/or CRM solutions
ITSM Automation & Orchestration
Big data analytics, data warehousing, data lake
Machine Learning & AI
Large scale cloud migration (application, data, infrastructure)
Strong knowledge of government procurement and proposal processes
Experience developing lifecycle cost estimates for technical solutions
SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Ability to work independently or part of a cross functional team
Ability to lead projects, provide technical oversight, and ensure alignment is with our strategic goals and objectives
Maintain technical proficiency by keeping current with the latest technologies, trends, standards, and products
Strong communication, presentation, facilitation and writing skills
Customer service oriented
The likely salary range for this position is $152,000 - $228,000, 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.
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 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.