Systems Architect - M

Employer
Next Step Systems
Location
Greenbelt, MD
Posted
May 15, 2018
Closes
May 21, 2018
Function
IT, IT Architect
Hours
Full Time
Systems Architect The Systems Architect will design, develop and oversee system architectures, including complex systems and systems design activities. Serve as focal point for the development and communication of the system architecture. Ensure conversion of mission requirements into total systems solutions that account for design and technology maturity constraints of the system. Develop systems and system element architecture, design, and interface definition. Support internal and external design reviews. Maintain knowledge of current and developing technologies and design and analysis methodologies. Develop models and architectural guidelines for current and future system development. -The Systems Architect will be responsible for performing program and or project level systems architecture design and documentation tasks for numerous applications in a Systems of Systems (SoS) environment using established engineering processes and USCB policy and procedures. -The Systems Architect will perform on a multi-discipline team to make architectural design recommendations to ensure applications are secure, scalable, and reliable to support the mission. Additionally, support other program team members with ensuring the infrastructure environment (On-Premise Data Center & Cloud). Work to review and/or establish system information requirements using analysis of the information engineer(s) in the development of enterprise-wide or large-scale information systems. -Document technical recommendations and design artifacts in program deliverable reports and status briefings that recommend appropriate design architecture to include the software, hardware, and communications to support the total requirements as well as provide for present and future cross-functional requirements and interfaces. -Ensure these systems are compatible and in compliance with the standards for open systems architectures, as they apply to the implementation and specification of information management solution of the application platform, across the API, and the external environment/software application. -Ensure that the common operating environment is compliant with the enterprise architecture and applicable reference models. -Design architectural solutions for problems identified by the Technical Readiness Assessment teams in workflows, organization, and planning and develop appropriate corrective actions. Qualifications: -Bachelor's Degree in a relevant major from an accredited college or university with 22+ years of continuous and progressive experience. -Senior Information Technology (IT) Engineer who performs as a recognized authority in his/her field and exhibits an exceptional degree of ingenuity, creativity and resourcefulness; applies and/or develops highly advanced principles, theories and concepts in managing large scale contracts; acts independently to resolve major problems; manages, leads and advises staff members in order to meet established objectives; responsible to accomplish long range objectives; self-supervised; decisions have a prolonged positive effect on organization's reputation and business posture; consultant to senior management and prime spokesperson to customer on company capabilities and future efforts. -Experience with enterprise software projects including utility front/back office application integration. Full Project Lifecycle experience, including definition, requirements gathering, design, construction, testing and deployment. Demonstrated ability to architect and deliver solutions with minimal supervision. -Ability to utilize and apply project management and technical governance to ensure control of the engineering technical baseline. Plan to ensure work products and deliverables are developed and delivered according to program schedules. -Working expert knowledge with industry standard Enterprise Architecture (EA) methodologies and frameworks such as Federal Enterprise Architecture (FEA), The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF), etc. -Experience working with major vendors (hardware and software) -Working knowledge of application and infrastructure development methodologies and industry best practices. -Experience working with Micro-services, Structured Query Language (SQL)/NoSQL, and or Service Oriented Architecture (SOA). -Unified Modeling Language (UML), Architecture Patterns, Performance Modeling and Interface Definition. -Experience with Federal Systems development and integration with emphasis on Systems architectures analysis and development. -Tools/Technology Experience: AWS Architecture (hands-on knowledge), Service Oriented Architecture design Principles, Message Architecture (TIBCO,MQ), DB Architecture (Oracle, MS SQL Server), Java J2EE, Web Design Architecture, MS SharePoint environment, knowledge/experience working with architectural tools such as Erwin, System Architect, MS Visio, MS Office Suite. Candidates should expect to work extensively with AWS, EA Sparx, and MS Office Suite. -Experience in working in all phase of the Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) and capability to work in both waterfall and agile development processes. Experience with SAFe preferred. Keywords: Greenbelt MD Jobs, Systems Architect, AWS Architecture, Tibco, Oracle, MS SQL Server, Java, J2EE, Sharepoint, ErWin, MS Visio, Sparx, Maryland Recruiters, Information Technology Jobs, IT Jobs, Maryland Recruiting If you are an employer and recruiting for similar IT professionals / positions, please contact our Technical Recruiters at Next Step Systems . We are a national IT Recruiting Firm / Agency specializing in full-time direct hire Information Technology employment opportunities. No Corp-To-Corp Or Third Party Recruiters; W-2 Direct Hire Only. - provided by Dice Systems Architect, AWS Architecture, Tibco, Oracle, MS SQL Server, Java, J2EE, Sharepoint, ErWin, MS Visio, Sparx