IT Strategist, Lead in Arlington, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 4/19/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0015655

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.

IT Strategist, Lead

Key Role:

Work with government organizations to analyze information technology (IT) assets and programs with the goal of improving the performance of core operations and mission support. Analyze an organization's mission from both top-down and bottom-up perspectives by identifying core and enabling functions and capabilities, perform qualitative and quantitative research and data gathering, and identify key themes, trends, and opportunities from complex data sets. Capture, synthesize, and summarize key points from interviews, focus groups, and internal meetings, translating insights into draft deliverables and products. Develop creative and innovative solutions to client issues and project approaches. Lead the development of written plans to detail recommendations for transition or implementation of new technologies, and brief results to senior-level military leadership. Lead IT analysis projects in all phases of planning, methodology design, analysis, recommendations, and oversight of execution plans. Perform as a project or task manager for teams of up to 10 personnel.

Basic Qualifications:

-7 years of experience in a professional work environment, including 3 years of experience in a task management or leadership role

-Experience with Microsoft Office products, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook

-Knowledge of DoD or DoN architecture, portfolio management, investment control, Business Capability Lifecycle (BCL), policies, and guidance

-Ability to apply a variety of accepted analytical techniques to generate supporting data and solve technical problems

-Ability to meet deadlines, adhere to project plans, ensure any conflicts are brought to the attention of the management team, and multi-task and work on several projects simultaneously

-Active Secret clearance

-BS degree

-One or more strategist or technical-related Certification, including Certified Knowledge Manager (CKM), Business Process Modeling Notation (BPMN), Certified Enterprise Architect (CEA), or networking or system technologies

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with the following: developing process models using BPMN or UML, applying EA methodologies and frameworks, including FEA, TOGAF, DODAF, or Zachman, and employing Microsoft Visio or other architecture modeling tools preferred

-Experience with networking or systems engineer technologies preferred

-Possession of excellent research, data gathering, and analytical skills

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-Possession of excellent organizational and interpersonal skills

-IAM Level I/II Certification, including Security+ CE or CISM preferred

Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Secret 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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