Digital Cloud Solutions Architect - REMOTE

Clearance Level
Solutions Architect
Remote, Based in the USA

REQ#: RQ125563

Travel Required: 10-25%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT seeks an experienced Cloud Solutions Architect to develop 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.

In this Role, a Typical Day will Include:

  • Review requests for proposal (RFP) and requests for information (RFI) for applicability to digital engineering solutions.
  • Create solution architectures using OMG standards-based models to respond to requests for information (RFI) and requests for proposal (RFP).
  • Present digital engineering solutions in demonstrable forms to a broad base of internal and external customers.
  • Engage with vendors to stay informed of the latest digital engineering offerings.
  • Interact with internal team members to ensure delivery of digital engineering solutions on time.

Required Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Science or Engineering or a related business or technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience.

  • 5-10 years professional experience working knowledge of Cloud.
  • 20 years of experience in Information Technology.
  • Ability to brief customers, partners and senior staff.
  • 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 obtain and maintain a Secret security clearance.

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).

Attributes for Success:

  • Excellent communication and presentation skill.
  • Understanding needs, providing advice, managing risks and delivering the right technology results.
  • Skilled problem solver with the desire and proven ability to create innovative solutions.
  • Flexible and adaptable attitude, disciplined to manage multiple responsibilities and adjust to varied environments.

  • Strong analytical skills, a demonstrable bias toward action.

  • Comfort with high service level expectations.



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.

View information about benefits and our total rewards program.

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.