Microsoft Architect

Clearance Level
Software Development
Rockville, Maryland

REQ#: RQ66856

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT is seeking a Microsoft Architect to join our software development team supporting the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) DARRTS program in Rockville, MD. This program has a mature AGILE practice providing full software development lifecycle support for a variety of highly complex business critical systems, including COTS and customized solutions. In this role, you will be part of a 20+ person software development team and focus on creating multiple capabilities around .NET for these existing SQL Server systems running on an Azure platform.   

The FDA is responsible for protecting the public health by assuring the safety, efficacy, and security of human and veterinary drugs, biological products, medical devices, our nation’s food supply, cosmetics, and products that emit radiation. The FDA is also responsible for: advancing the public’s health by helping to speed innovations that make medicines and foods more effective, safer, and more affordable; helping the public acquire the accurate, science-based information they need to use medicines and foods to improve their health.


  • Create solution architecture documents that describe and explain solutions attributes and associated benefits and maintain documentation in collaboration with enterprise architects as well as others solution architects
  • Work closely with Technical Lead to architect solutions for Microsoft specific design and development at both infrastructure and application level.
  • Removing technical obstacles and barriers to successful delivery
  • Actively engage and participate technical discussion with engineers and customers.
  • Lead a team of developers to implement user stories 
  • Perform hands-on development with C# and .NET 


Required Skills and Experience:

  • 10+ years of experience with solution architect experience for Microsoft Azure, SharePoint, Office 365 applications
  • 10+ years of designing and developing .Net and C# applications
  • 10+ years of hands-on web service development experience with REST and SOAP
  • Superb knowledge and exp on both on-prem and Azure related infrastructure set up and configuration 
  • Ability to provide Expert-level consultancy to customers
  • Demonstrated ability to explain complex technical solutions to non-technical/business project team members
  • Impeccable oral and writing skills
  • Bachelor’s degree Computer Science, Information Systems or related discipline

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • 2+ years of Microsoft Graph development exp with MS Office 365


  •  Excellent communication skill in both verbal and writing


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.