IT Strategist in Alexandria, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 4/22/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0025759

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

Key Role:

Function as a strategic IT advisor in the planning and vision-setting for the DoD's information environment. Interact directly with senior DoD clients and a client support team to develop strategic guidance and high-level architectures that support the DoD's IT modernization efforts with an emphasis on data strategy, information management, and mission partner information sharing. Conduct policy, business process, cost benefit, and technical analyses, as required. Develop senior leadership briefs, white papers, and research addressing emerging data or information management approaches and technologies. Review implementation plans and solution-level architectures to determine alignment with strategy and policy. Conduct analyses of DoD IT requirements and transition planning for adoption of new IT capabilities. Provide meeting support, briefing support, and general management consulting best practices.

Basic Qualifications:

-5+ years of experience in IT

-3 years of experience in major systems implementation or integration projects

-3 years of experience in a data strategist or information management role with a general comprehension of data concepts and standards, including Web services, XML, JSON, and NIEM

-Knowledge of current and emerging analytic capabilities

-Knowledge of general computing and network infrastructure

-Knowledge of DoD and DoD-related IT policies

-Secret clearance required

-BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with operating in OSD, Joint Staff, or Combatant Command, Service, or Agency IT environments

-Experience with mission partner information sharing in a DoD setting

-Knowledge of DoD budget and acquisition processes

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-Top Secret clearance 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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