Solutions Architect, Senior in McLean, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 7/29/2018

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Job Number: R0028350

Solutions Architect, Senior

The Challenge:

At a certain point, experience based system design can start to look like clairvoyance. When you’ve developed so many systems that you can not only orchestrate the best solution for any technology based challenge, but you can also anticipate and preempt future issues, you’re a solutions architect. You’ve evolved your skills into strategy through a long path of software development accomplishments and the curiosity to understand how all of the pieces of an IT ecosystem fit together. Are you ready to use your combination of knowledge, skill, and experience to tackle the toughest challenges in the public sector?


As a solutions architect on our team, you'll translate your customer’s IT needs and future goals into a plan by crafting enterprise architecture artifacts, detailed system level designs, and integration interfaces.  Through your leadership, we’ll help transform the way large-scale organizations use technology including cloud migration, integrating advanced technology, and modernizing legacy systems. And, what do you do next in a career where you’ve reached this level? You mentor the next set of developers to help them grow into tomorrow’s solutions architects. Join us and build the future of technology in the public sector for the better.


Empower change with us.


Build Your Career:


A challenging and dynamic work environment isn’t all we have to offer. When you join Booz Allen, you can expect:

  • access to experts in virtually every field
  • a culture that focuses on supporting our employees
  • opportunities that provide stability while offering variety

You’ll also be exposed to a wealth of training resources through our Digital University, an online learning portal featuring more than 5000 functional and technical courses, certifications, and books. Build your technical skills through hands-on training on the latest tools and tech from our in-house experts. Pursuing certifications? Take advantage of our tuition assistance, on-site bootcamps, certification training, academic programs, vendor relationships, and a network of professionals who can give you helpful tips. We’ll help you develop the career you want, as you chart your own course for success.


You Have:

  • 5+ years of experience as solutions, systems, applications architect involving multiple, diverse technical configurations, including technologies, and processing environments
  • 5+ years of experience interacting with business organizations, technology management, and vendors to collect requirements, comprehend options, and determine solutions
  • Experience with Enterprise Architecture frameworks, including FEA, TOGAF and DODAF
  • Knowledge of Amazon Web Service (AWS) and Azure Cloud architecture and big data platforms 
  • Ability to analyze information across business processes, data, applications and technology layers and relations
  • Ability to obtain a security clearance
  • BA or BS degree

Nice If You Have:

  • 4+ years of experience with progressively technical digital transformation efforts
  • Knowledge of IT architectures frameworks, design patterns and systems integration involving SOA and API, service protocols, XML, JSON, J2EE, Oracle DB, including middleware, Web, and mobile technologies
  • Knowledge of Agile systems development, DevOps and tools
  • Knowledge of general trends influencing digital solutions
  • Ability to manage tasks with small to large teams with diverse skillsets  
  • Ability to manage multiple and competing work priorities, demands, and changes
  • Possession of excellent management skills

Clearance:

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

We’re an EOE that empowers our people—no matter their race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or veteran status—to fearlessly drive change.

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