Data Solution Architect

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 faced by our clients within the DoD?

As a solutions architect on our team, you'll translate your customer’s IT needs and future goals into a plan by crafting data platform architectures and design specifications. Through your leadership, we’ll help transform the way our customer base uses 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 for the better. This position is available for remote delivery from anywhere in the U.S. to include Washington D.C.

Empower change with us.

You Have:

  • 4+ years of experience with cloud platforms, including AWS, Azure, or GCP

  • Experience with Hadoop Ecosystem technologies, including Hadoop, Spark, Hive and Zeppelin

  • Knowledge of solutions architecture best practices, including efficiency, security, reliability, and cost optimization

  • Ability to work independently and define project objectives and milestones

  • Ability to collaborate with clients, data scientists, machine learning engineers, and data managers to design solutions from scratch

  • Secret clearance

  • BA or BS degree

  • Certified as Solutions Architect on a cloud platform, including AWS, Azure, or GCP

Nice If You Have:

  • Experience with data science tools, including Python, R, or Jupyter

  • Experience with data platforms, including Databricks or the IBM Watson Data Platform


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.

Build Your Career:

A challenging and dynamic work environment isn’t all we have to offer. When you join Booz Allen, you’ll have 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 that directly impact your role? You may be able to 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.

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

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