The System Architect is a highly trained professional of IT and Telecom field. They are usually involved in the development and implementation strategy of an information system. Systems architect is typically recognized as computer systems analysts, and serves as technical lead for a team that creates the hardware, software, interface and network design of an information system. Job Description They are responsible for implementing, maintaining, and operating these systems. Systems architects modify systems to meet the specific requirements of clients. They design backup procedure, troubleshoot problems, provide resolution, and ensure that systems development follows client provided guideline including, but not limited to; functional requirements, security requirements, non-functional organizational requirements, Operational Availability, and business outcomes. System Architects can work in the multiple departments of IT and Telecom. Systems architect plans the architecture of a computer system to satisfy the client requirements. They design the modules of the systems such that it freely permit unexpected extensions in future stages. Systems Architects think through an organizational business purpose as well as its scope, responsibilities and resources in order to find out what type of system is required. They also study how much data storage the business needs, and design the finest user experience for their clients. In a standard set-up, Systems Architects interface with multiple stakeholders in an client organization, in collaboration with the project manager, to support client requirements. Job Duties The Systems Architect primarily plans a unique configuration such as cloud sercies, data source integrations, hardware, software, web integration, intranet, firewalls , internet connection, servers, and security. The job responsibilities will also include installation of both software and hardware assembly during the setup along with their maintenance. Serve as Technical Lead on government facing information system development projects overseeing engineers, developers, system testers and systems administrators. Lead the quality management and configuration management processes for 4S related to the systems assigned. In collaboration with 4S Project Manager, with the support of technical staff, develop a System Architecture and technical execution plan to meet client requirements. Think through client business objectives as well as the size, budget, and resources of a program to identify the type of computing power it requires. Develop specifications for the information system considering the amount of data storage, the capacity, system components, and speed required to meet the business/mission purpose of the system. Support the development of the best user experience a client wishes to create for their customers/users. Architects perform the technical research and development for the long-term system roadmap to achieve client satisfaction. The Systems Architect confirms that client, and organizational requirements are met in the delivered solution and related business operations. Contribute to technical support manuals and guides for users. Job Requirements: The candidate must demonstrate knowledge and experience with: current IT trends and methodologies; Department of Defense and Federal specific technologies and solutions; Data Architecture and Integration best practices; Commercial cloud migration and integration. 5+ Years serving as a system architect or in a system role on federal or defense systems. Secret Clearance and ability to obtain TS clearance. 15+ years developing technical solutions Ability to obtain a Seurity + certification within 30 days of hire Ability to obtain relevant computing environment certificates withing 30 days Proven ability to develop business process flow diagrams and systems architecture diagrams. Experience developing .NET applications. Experience with implementing new technologies in a federal environment. Desired additional qualifications Cloud computing experience (especially Azure or AWS) UIPath Experience IT Security technology experience Experience developing solutions in a Service Oriented Architecture Environment. Physical Requirements Work may involve sitting or standing for extended periods of time. Position may require typing and reading from a computer screen. Must have sufficient mobility, including but not limited to bending, reaching, and kneeling to complete daily duties in a timely and efficient manner. There is a possibility that due to parking availability and location of work, walking moderate to long distance may be required. Possible lifting up to 25 lbs. Please note: 4S-Silversword Software and Services LLC reserves the right to change or modify job duties and assignments at any time. The above job description is not all encompassing. Positions functions and qualifications may vary depending on business needs. 4S-Silversword Software and Services LLC is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against applicants based on race, color, creed, religion, medical condition, legally protected genetic information, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth or related medical condition), sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, or Vietnam era, or other eligible veteran status or legally protected characteristics.