Technical Architect, Lead in McLean, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 3/28/2018

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Job Number: R0025826

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.

Technical Architect, Lead

Key Role:
Provide consultation and strategic guidance to client EA director, chief architect, and other senior staff in addressing complex, enterprise–level systems engineering and integration challenges. Assist with developing and maintaining enterprise technical architecture performing activities, including conceptual and logical modeling and analysis of complex systems environments, technical infrastructure, including other components of the client technical environment, such as Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA) development and implementation, design data modeling and data integration, Web applications, Web Services, Enterprise Application Integration (EAI), database, ETL, Java, JEE, SOAP, and XML. Develop EA technical guidance, design patterns, and standards and collaborate with IT project stakeholders in the development and evaluation of EA compliant technical solutions. Provide leadership to technical teams in investigating, analyzing, defining, tailoring, and implementing technology solutions to create greater alignment between technology and business goals. Provide construct adaptable systems that meet client requirements. Assist in working with technical teams investigating, analyzing, defining, tailoring, and implementing solutions that help align technology and business goals. Leverage excellent communication expertise and experience with supporting stakeholder work sessions focused on identifying requirements and solutions, developing architecture content in automated tools, including IBM System Architect.

Basic Qualifications:
-10+ years of experience with IT or system engineering
-Experience with developing solution architecture and conceptual and logical system design for large–scale programs and projects
-Experience with documenting architectural conclusions using technical specification notations, including UML
-Experience with supporting different software development methodologies, including Waterfall and Agile
-Experience with EA modeling and visualization tools, including Troux and Metis, IBM Rational System Architect, IBM Rational Software Architect, Mega, Enterprise Elements, iGraphx, or Visio

-Ability to function at the detail, and conceptual levels 

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-BA or BS degree
Additional Qualifications:
-Experience with providing enterprise architecture related support to the US Department of the Treasury
-Experience with supporting the Internal Revenue Service (IRS)
-Experience with applicable industry certifications in enterprise architecture or technology management

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-Possession of excellent analytical and conceptual skills

-BA or BS degree in CS or a related engineering field and enterprise–level systems engineering activities


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

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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