Solutions Architect

Clearance Level
None
Category
Solutions Architect
Location
Washington, District of Columbia

REQ#: RQ121525

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: NACI (T1)
Requisition Type: Pipeline

We are GDIT. The people supporting and securing some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work has meaning and impact on the world around us, but also on us, and that’s important. 

GDIT is your place. You make it your own by embracing autonomy, seizing opportunity, and being trusted to deliver your best every day. 

We are looking for a Solutions Architect to support a business critical case management modernization program.  This role requires an energetic individual who wants to enhance their professional career in a fast-paced environment. The Solutions Architect will be the primary technical lead for the client, understand current and future state architecture with recommendations to change, partner with a variety of team members to educate, document and help execute integration.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. In this role, a typical day will include:

  • Lead/facilitate solutioning discussions with the customer and vendor
  • Identify system interface requirements and develop solution to meet the requirements, including creation of technical architecture diagrams
  • Ensure technical teams understand short term and long-term goals of the program and business efforts by facilitating communication between technical and non-technical stakeholders
  • Assesses project issues and develops resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and client-satisfaction goals and objectives
  • Work with business units to understand long-term system vision and create the technical implementation strategy to ensure scalability and long-term organization growth
  • Help clarify requirements and propose solutions that meet business milestones as well as directing the technical implementations
  • Engage current customers to understand critical needs, socialize and vet solutions, and advise on strategies to achieve desired results
  • Identify and select the best technical solutions and approaches to meet anticipated or actual requirements
  • Lead solution design and the development of key artifacts including, but not limited to architectural models, process diagrams, concepts of operation, etc.
  • Will jump in when necessary to help diagnose larger system issues and work with project managers to confidently complete projects on time
  • Additional tasks will include helping to determine high-level and detailed estimates, creating technical workflow and other supporting documentation to help drive the implementation of large enterprise systems projects as well as helping to implement best practices around technical development and deployment

WHAT YOU’LL NEED:

  • BA/BS degree (computer science/systems, information systems/technology, engineering/engineering technology, software)
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills (both technical and non-technical)
  • 15+ years of technical leadership experience (5+ proven experience developing Pega technologies)
  • Experience with API Web Services (REST, SOAP)
  • One Pega Certification: Pega Certified Lead System Architect (PCLSA), Pega Certified System Architect (PCSA), or Certified Senior System Architect (CSSA)
  • Thorough understanding of and experience in software development lifecycle and Agile delivery methodology
  • Ability to obtain a public trust clearance

WHAT GDIT CAN OFFER YOU: 

  • 401K with company match 
  • Challenging work that makes a real impact on the world around you 
  • Diverse, highly collaborative teams 

The security clearance for this program requires the selected candidate to have resided in the US for the past five years. The selected candidate cannot have left the country for longer than 90 consecutive days and no more than 180 cumulative days.  We can only accept Green Card Holders or US Citizens for this program.  

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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.