Chief Solutions Architect, Senior Manager

Key Role 

Join as a leader in the elite Digital Battlespace Platform (DBP) team to build next generation ISR technologies for Air Force clients. Advise organizational leadership on emerging technologies and market targets of opportunity for marketing and implementation. Lead integrated IT and business planning to increase business capability and value, reduce cost and risk, foster innovation, and maximize accountability and return on investment. Interact frequently with internal and external management and senior-level customer representatives concerning Booz Allen investments, customer projects, operational decisions, scheduling requirements, and contractual clarifications. Lead briefings and technical meetings for internal and external representatives. Perform as the go-to person to integrate business goals and objectives with specific IT strategies, programs, initiatives, and investments. Advise organizational leadership on emerging software and open system technologies and how to implement those and work alongside leadership to ensure IT and business planning are fully integrated on a continuous basis to increase business capability and value to our clients. 

Basic Qualifications 

  • 10+ years of experience with requirements analysis and solutioning Air Force weapon system capabilities to rapidly deploy enterprise solutions, including prototyping, systems design, development, testing, integration, fielding, and sustainment

  • 5+ years of experience with systems engineering and requirements decomposition 

  • 5+ years of experience with the application of Agile practices, principles, patterns and fielding operational System of System architectures 

  • Experience with managing multiple parallel technical projects and project teams 

  • Knowledge of Enterprise-scale architecture and the application of Cloud platform transformation 

  • Ability to conduct technology assessments and market analysis 

  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely with executive-level briefing materials and delivery 

  • Top Secret clearance

  • Bachelor's degree

Additional Qualifications 

  • Experience with Air Force Distributed Common Ground System (AF DCGS) AN/GSQ-272 SENTINEL weapon system, U-2, RQ-4 Global Hawk, MQ-1 Predator, or MQ-9 Reaper

  • Experience with Development Security Operations (DevSecOps) 

  • Experience with open system architectures and Software, Platform, and Infrastructure as-a-Service

  • Experience with Hybrid architectures in communication challenged environments 

  • Experience with government acquisition and proposal response 

  • TS/SCI clearance 

  • Master's degree preferred

  • AWS or Azure Cloud Solutions Architect Certification 

  • Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) Certification


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

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