Job Description :
Labor type: Level 7

No of positions: 1

Last date to submit: 03/04/2016

Location: Washington, DC

Complete Description:

The Company will develop solutions that bring together various technologies, standards, processes, tools, and services into a stable and effective technology platform aligned with our strategic direction and mission requirements. The selected company will also work directly with senior leaders and pursuit stakeholders to ensure that the proposed solutions are aligned with the capture strategy, relevant industry best practices and trends, and fit within the desired business model.

Documentation of current solution/services architectures (business services provided and technologies employed in delivering the services), including an assessment of business value, technical risk, service cost, and organizational alignment.
Design of a future state architecture that includes business services to be provided, technologies to be employed in delivering those services, a projection of business value, reduced technical risk and service cost, and enhanced organizational alignment.
Development of gap analysis and closure plans, including analysis of the gaps between the as-is and to-be states and a plan of action necessary to close the gaps, prioritized based upon business value and dependencies.
Partnering with DOES leadership and partners to build and validate our solution strategy.
Perform additional duties as assigned.

Continually evaluate the portfolio of applications within the solution architect’s business domain and work in collaboration with IT team and partners in developing system lifecycle refresh plans and roadmaps.

Serve as technical expert across multiple application projects
Provide long term evaluations of systems, agency wide
Development and management of technology standards and reference architectures
Assist in Developing IT strategy documentation and input into business strategy documentation, in support of specified business units
Assist in training and communication programs
Assist in selection of technology including due diligence activities

Required Skill :

Minimum 12 years industry experience
5 years of Architecture experience documenting architecture specifications
5 years of Experience architecting and integrating with both on premise and cloud and SaaS technology solutions
5 years of Knowledge and experience with multiple software development methodologies
Must be well informed and knowledgeable around leading edge concepts in technology including Web technologies, SOA, SaaS, Virtualization, Security, for 5 years.
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or Engineering; or equivalent combination of education, training and experience