Solutions Architect

McLean, Virginia, United States
Apr 19, 2017
May 03, 2017
IT, IT Architect
Full Time
Job Description Job Number: R0000349

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering and innovation expertise.

Solutions Architect

Key Role:
Serve as a hands-on solution architect and leverage expertise in architecting, designing, and building medium-to-large scale enterprise systems with a focus on Cloud migration and AWS solutions. Employ first-hand experience with a broad variety of enterprise and Cloud data, software, and hardware solutions. Display past performance experience with evaluating technology standards, tools, products, and solutions, make rational design decisions from business and technical perspectives, and communicate recommendations. Define guidelines and recommendations based on leading industry practices tailored to the client's needs and infrastructure. Maintain responsibility for defining the technical strategy of a system, work closely with all stakeholders to drive technology decisions that support product capabilities now and for the future, and guide it successfully through its execution.

Basic Qualifications:
-5+ years of experience in a technical consulting, solution architect, or systems engineering role
-3+ years of experience in designing and implementing enterprise distributed on-prem and Cloud applications
-3+ years of experience with building large-scale enterprise architecture solutions, including security concerns, high availability methods, multiple platforms, hardware considerations, network design, monitoring solutions, virtualization, performance, capacity planning, and information management practices
-Experience with building, delivering, and managing AWS products and environments, including EC2, RDS, S3, ElasticSearch, and MongoDB
-Experience with building and analyzing security, performance, data, and integration and tech stack architectures
-Knowledge of DevOps practices and technologies, including Chef, Puppet, Zookeeper, and Greylog
-Ability to display a demonstrated track record in building and setting architecture strategies and solutions
-Ability to obtain a security clearance
-BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications:
-Experience with conducting proof-of-concept, developing prototyping, and building reference models
-Experience with implementing Big Data and data analytics solutions
-Experience with supporting on-prem to Cloud migration efforts
-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills to be used for consensus building and mentoring

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

Integrating a full range of consulting capabilities, Booz Allen is the one firm that helps clients solve their toughest problems. by their side to help them achieve their missions.  Booz Allen is committed to delivering results that endure.

We are proud of our diverse environment, EOE, M/F/Disability/Vet.