Enterprise Architect

Clearance Level
Technology Consulting
Washington, District of Columbia

REQ#: RQ69490

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: BI Full 6C (T4)
Requisition Type: Pipeline


10+ years experience related to systems engineering design, implementation, and monitoring with 3+ years with cloud experience, preferably Microsoft O365.

  • Knowledge of various platforms e.g., Windows, Redhat Linux, VDI
  • Experience migrating to Microsoft Azure and O365 and subsequent management
  • Experience leading the development and implementation of engineering SDLC
  • Experience designing, installing and supporting enterprise solutions
  • Previous development of technology roadmap(s)
  • Experience with managed service programs
  • Experience providing technical leadership to medium to large size teams
  • Must possess strong organizational skills and strong interpersonal skills to effectively relate to agency and customer needs.

Experience required with one or more of the following technologies:

  • Microsoft Azure
  • Microsoft O365
  • Windows Server (2008/2012/2016)
  • Linux (RedHat)
  • ServiceNow
  • ScienceLogic
  • SCCM


Have two or more of the following certifications, or obtain within 3 months of start:

  • Microsoft 365 Certified: Enterprise Administrator Expert
  • Microsoft 365 Identity and Services
  • Microsoft 365 Mobility and Security
  • Microsoft 365 Certified: Security Administrator Associate
  • Microsoft 365 Certified: Messaging Administrator Associate
  • MCSE: Productivity Solutions Expert
  • ServiceNow Implementation Specialist – ITSM
  • ITIL Foundations
  • ITIL Service Design and Service Strategy intermediate certification (within 6 months desired)

Bachelor’s Degree or minimum 6 years of experience in lieu of degree

Ensure that the overall IT architecture is maintained in a coherent manner and that appropriate considerations are made for its security and quality. The primary role of the.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Develops technology roadmaps
  • Keeps abreast of current developments in technology and security to assist Federal staff in assessing the future direction
  • Maintains the overall IT architecture ensuring it provides a secure environment.
  • Ensures the business, application, data and technology perspectives are in line with the organization’s technology and governance strategies, policies and standards.
  • Develops, implements and ensures compliance of programs engineering life cycle process
  • Advises program leadership and government on best technology course of action(s)
  • Reviews and approves technical designs, implementation plans, and change requests
  • Ensures Service Design processes effectively support the introduction of new services and systems into the environment
  • Defines system support requirements to include monitoring, capacity, staffing, patching and upgrades 
  • Ensures systems are monitored and statistics relevant to capacity, performance, security, utilization, etc. are provided to Federal staff and management
  • Identifies areas of improvement in process, people or technology and presents implementation plan to management
  • Oversees development and documentations of system disaster recovery tests, in accordance with customer policy, on a quarterly basis to ensure data integrity and availability
  • Provides technical guidance and support to engineers and administrators
  • Coordinates daily with Federal staff on technical issues, tasks and projects
  • Performs technical planning, system integration, verification and validation, evaluates alternatives including cost and risk, supportability and analyses for total systems
  • Ensures requirements address technical, schedule, and cost constraints
  • Performs functional analysis, timeline analysis, detail trade studies, requirements allocation and interface definition studies to translate customer requirements into hardware and software specifications
  • Assesses architecture and current hardware limitations, defines and designs system specifications, and evaluates input/output processes and working parameters for hardware/software compatibility
  • Analyzes and resolves program support deficiencies
  • Conducts independent technical investigations in systems design
  • Oversees COTS hardware and software interoperability, new technologies assessments, statistical studies, predictive analysis, project planning, script development, etc.
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.