Digital Solutions Architect - Systems Modeling

Clearance Level
Solutions Architect
Falls Church, Virginia
Hybrid Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Agile Framework


Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)

REQ#: RQ162730
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to work with the largest government agency in the nation. Make an impact by advancing the Department of Defense’s mission to keep our country safe and secure.

Job Description

GDIT seeks an experienced Digital Solutions Architect in developing solutions for broad digital engineering IT programs to help GDIT grow our digital engineering business.  The successful candidate will perform requirements analysis, develop solution architectures at multiple abstraction layers (operational, logical, functional), and perform verification with traceability to requirements.  The candidate will be responsible for developing model-based solution architecture(s) for rapid capability development and demonstration.  

The candidate will also be required to articulate digital engineering concepts such as requirements traceability, model execution, design performance via simulation and digital threading in narrative formats.  In addition, the successful candidate will identify risk(s) to inform cost and schedule impacts to performance.

Required Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in science or Engineering or related discipline with 15+ years professional experience.
  • Working knowledge of OMG (Object Management Group) modeling standards such as UML, SysML and UAF.
  • Working knowledge of cloud computing, cloud infrastructure, CI/CD and DevSecOps.
  • Worked in projects, programs that utilize Agile methodology.
  • Program-level experience implementing systems engineering.
  • Ability to brief customers, partners and senior staff.
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a SECRET security clearance required.

Desired Experience:

  • Working knowledge of Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe).
  • Certification in modeling, e.g. OCSMP (OMG Certified Systems Modeling Professional).
  • Software development using open-source frameworks, Java and .NET.
  • Experience responding to Department of Defense requests for proposal (RFP) and requests for information (RFI).
  • Certification or membership in professional systems engineering organizations (e.g. INCOSE).

Work Requirements
Years of Experience

15 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree


Travel Required



U.S. Citizenship Required

Salary and Benefit Information

The likely salary range for this position is $157,250 - $212,750. 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.
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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.