Cloud Solutions Architect, Lead in Herndon, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 1/26/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0021349

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years. Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering and innovation expertise.

Cloud Solutions Architect, Lead

Key Role: 
Serve as a hands-on solution architect and leverage expertise in architecting, designing, and building medium to large scale enterprise systems with a focus on infrastructure and modern data center transformation. Use first-hand experience with a broad variety of enterprise computing infrastructure and public and private Cloud computing technologies. Apply experience with evaluations of technology standards, tools, products, and solutions to make rational design decisions from business and technical perspectives and communicate recommendations. Define guidelines and recommendations based on leading industry practices tailored to the client’s needs and infrastructure. Maintain responsibility for defining the technical strategy of a system and its associated product capabilities both now and in the future. Work closely to vet technology decisions and impacts with all business stakeholders to ensure value while minimizing disruption through the execution of successful deployment. 

Basic Qualifications: 
-5+ years of experience in a technical consulting, solution architect, or presales engineering role 
-5+ years of experience in designing, implementation, or consulting with distributed applications 
-Experience with building, delivering, and managing Cloud IaaS environments using IaaS platforms, including Amazon Web Services (AWS), Azure, Citrix, Eucalyptus, HP, Rackspace, and VMware 
-Experience with building, delivering, and managing Private Cloud IaaS environments using platforms from Microsoft, including Azure Stack, CSP, and Hyper-V, Xen, and VMware 
-Ability to show a demonstrated track record in building and setting architecture strategies 
-TS/SCI clearance
-BA or BS degree 

Additional Qualifications:
-Experience with Microsoft Identity services, including Active Directory Domain Services, Federation Services, and associated identity management tools a plus 
-Experience with implementing Web services, including SOAP and RESTful 
-Knowledge of FedRAMP, ATO, and the implications of C&A and SA&A a plus 
-Possession of excellent leadership skills, including consensus building and mentoring 
-Amazon Certified Solutions Architect, Associate, or MCSD Azure Solutions Architect Certification  

Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; TS/SCI clearance is required.

Integrating a full range of consulting capabilities, Booz Allen is the one firm that helps clients solve their toughest problems by their side to help them achieve their missions.  Booz Allen is committed to delivering results that endure.

We are proud of our diverse environment, EOE, M/F/Disability/Vet.


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