Information Technology Enterprise Infrastructure ArchitectDORAL, FLOnsite Role (not remote or work from home)The infrastructure architect will work collaboratively with the Application Architect, Cybersecurity architect and the Network infrastructure architect as part of the solution architecture team under the Enterprise Architect to ensure new capabilities and services compliant with the overall enterprise architecture. The successful candidate for this position needs to have a wide and deep understanding of both mission systems and technologies. Must possess technical, business, and industry knowledge to come up with technical solutions while taking into consideration industry best practices, models, and frameworks. Familiarity with DoDAF, DESMF, and ITIL highly desired.As a solution architect you will evaluate mission requirements and come up with solution designs in the form of products or services. Must have strong communication skills and be comfortable documenting and communicating the solution via system, application, process, and data views using DoDAF or another EA framework to actively guide the development and integration team to success.Solution architect will oversee all technological risks and make sure that the described solution proves to be consistent with enterprise IT architecture while meeting all the necessary requirements.They coordinate ongoing activities and translate the design concept to IT operations. Thus, in their assigned role, solution architects work closely with project managers to make sure that everyone involved in a project implementing a solution, including the stakeholders, are on the same page and move in the right direction throughout all phases of the project.Job Description
Identifies solutions based on business and technical criteria, analyzes alternatives based on trade space, and implements designs
Experienced with with cloud technology and able to make recommend where and how new systems be deployed in a hybrid cloud environment.
Research current and emerging technologies and process methodologies and proposes changes and tailoring where needed
Assesses the system and business process architectures currently in place and works with staff to recommend improvements
Ensures technical architecture teams deliver efficient and effective system solutions to support business goals and objectives
Develops, enhances, and maintains established service design procedure and process by applying process frameworks and methodologies
Prepares and presents test plan, technical presentations, and analyst briefings
Identifies customer requirements, analyzes alternatives, and conducts product recommendations related to software, platform, and network configurations
Provides updates to stakeholders on project cost, schedule, and quality in comparison to stakeholder objectives
May coach and provide guidance to less-experienced technical professionals
May serve as a team or task lead
Recognized as a Subject Matter Expert in solutions architecture
Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA)
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Azure or AWS Solution Architect
Eligible for TS/SCI
MINIMUM EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: BA/BS (or equivalent experience in lieu of degree)15+ years of experience
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.
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