Data Architect, Lead

The Challenge:

For an organization to transform in today’s digital world, it needs to properly collect, store, and organize its data. Effective data management can enable more efficient operations, yielding more growth. As a data architect, you know how to apply your creative-thinking and analytical mindset to help organizations manage their data assets. We’re looking for a data architecture lead like you to solve complex challenges and deliver leading-edge solutions.

As a data architect on our team, you’ll use your extensive technical expertise to lead the design of data architecture solutions for Service Oriented Architecture, Event -Driven Architecture, virtualization, big data analytics, cloud computing, managed services, and outsourcing. You’ll resolve routine data architecture-related issues in collaboration with business analysts and technology teams by providing advice on data warehousing methods and approaches, analyzing data architecture-related business needs, working with project staff to make decisions and recommendations on future data architecture developments. This position is a hybrid role with a combination of working at a Booz Allen office or client site and working remotely.

In this role, you’ll lead your team as it designs, defines, develops, and tests cloud solution components, and you’ll serve as a liaison between clients and developers to ensure that requirements are met and solutions are delivered.

Join us. The world can’t wait.

You Have:

  • 10+ years of experience in developing strategies impacting the planning and delivery of IT services offered to internal clients, including Metadata or Master Data Management problems
  • Experience with data management, transformation and migration experience using cloud native data management pipelines, technologies, and open source tools
  • Experience with automating operations and workflow procedures for data transformations
  • Experience with big data architecture designing end-to-end solution on ingest, process, and analysis of large and complex data set
  • Knowledge of Amazon Web Services (AWS) databases, including Aurora or RedShift
  • Ability to obtain a security clearance
  • BA or BS degree
  • AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate Level Certification

Nice If You Have:

  • Experience with data management and transformation skills to provide efficient solutions and strong focus on business outcomes
  • Experience with working in an agile development environment and collaborating with Application Development and Architecture Teams
  • Experience with designing secure data layer as part of application or analytics environment
  • Master’s Degree
  • AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Professional Level Certification
  • Relevant Agile Certification
  • Relevant Security Certification


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

Build Your Career:

When you join Booz Allen, you’ll have the opportunity to connect with other professionals doing similar work across multiple markets. You’ll share best practices and work through challenges as you gain experience and mentoring to develop your career. In addition, you’ll have access to a wealth of training resources through our Analytics University, an online learning portal where you can access more than 5000 functional and technical courses, certifications, and books. Build your technical skills through hands-on training on the latest tools and state-of-the-art 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 boot camps, 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 equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer that empowers our people to fearlessly drive change – no matter their race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, lactation, or related medical conditions), national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, veteran status, military or uniformed service member status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, local, or international law.

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