Job ID: 2303457
Location: MCLEAN, VA, United States
Date Posted: Aug 16, 2023
Category: Information Technology
Subcategory: Enterprise Architect
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: TS/SCI
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: TS/SCI with Poly
Potential for Remote Work: No Remote
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SAIC seeks a Chief Architect (CA) with a passion for innovation combined with excellent skills for designing and delivering solutions spanning enterprise, application, security, data, operations, and analytics. Success will require the ability to adapt to changing requirements while maintaining a disciplined drive to resilient a modern architecture, leverage existing assets, that is capable of consuming and exploiting vast amounts of complex data. Communication of designs as well as the ability to support full development lifecycle is critical to delivering mission outcomes. This role will work with and propose cutting edge innovations, support the business sponsors for investment decisions, oversee full lifecycle delivery of solutions, and collaborate across multiple IC agencies. Collaboration, communication, and excellent writing and briefing skills are essential to success.
As the CA for a flagship program within the IC, you will oversee and provide direction for all technical aspects of the program in a dynamic and complex environment to include: requirements management, design and architecture, development, security, deployment and installation, testing, research, cost-justification and recommendation, and operations and maintenance, for complete IT enterprise solutions both on-prem and multi-cloud.
The CA is responsible for researching, establishing business case, and supporting current and delivering future enterprise architectures. This encompasses broad enterprise domain including complex external contributors and consumers. It includes security, network, storage, and compute resources as hybrid on prem and multi-cloud. Applications and components include COTS, GOTS (new and legacy), Open Source, and cloud managed services. This position requires knowledge of security, classifications systems, and processes such as achieving and maintaining authority to operate (ATO). This position includes broad mission-aligned IT responsibilities with a heavy focus on data operations, curation, management, analytics, and security. The CA supports the Program Manager (PM) to ensure teams of contractors, sub-contractors, and government participants are performing effectively
Covid Policy: SAIC does not require COVID-19 vaccinations or boosters. Customer site vaccination requirements must be followed when work is performed at a customer site.
SAIC® is a premier Fortune 500® technology integrator driving our nation's technology transformation. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets includes secure high-end solutions in engineering, digital, artificial intelligence and mission solutions. Using our expertise and understanding of existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative, effective and efficient solutions that are critical to achieving our customers' missions.
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