Job Number: R0048358Software/System Architect, SeniorThe Challenge:At a certain point, experience-based system design can start to look like clairvoyance. When you’ve developed so many systems that you can not only orchestrate the best solution for any technology based challenge, but you can also anticipate and preempt future issues, you’re a solutions architect. You’ve evolved your skills into strategy through a long path of software development accomplishments and the curiosity to understand how all of the pieces of an IT ecosystem fit together. Are you ready to use your combination of knowledge, skill, and experience to tackle the toughest challenges in veterans’ healthcare?
As a solutions architect on our team, you’ll translate your customer’s IT needs and future goals into a plan by crafting design specifications and requirements. Through your leadership, we’ll help transform the way the Department of Veteran Affairs (VA) uses technology, including Cloud migration, integrating advanced technology, and modernizing legacy systems. And, what do you do next in a career where you’ve reached this level? You mentor the next set of developers to help them grow into tomorrow’s solutions architects. Join us and build the future of technology in veterans’ healthcare for the better.
Empower change with us.
Build Your Career:A challenging and dynamic work environment isn’t all we have to offer. When you join Booz Allen, you can expect:access to experts in virtually every fielda culture that focuses on supporting our employeesopportunities that provide stability while offering variety
You’ll also be exposed to a wealth of training resources through our Digital University, an online learning portal featuring more than 5000 functional and technical courses, certifications, and books. Build your technical skills through hands-on training on the latest tools and tech from our in-house experts. Pursuing certifications? Take advantage of our tuition assistance, on-site bootcamps, certification training, academic programs, vendor relationships, and a network of professionals who can give you helpful tips. We’ll help you develop the career you want, as you chart your own course for success.
You Have:-Experience with coordinating program and project leaders to identify requirements for system architecture-Experience with taking program requirements and creating an architecture vision in high volume and high availability networks and systems-Ability to identify strategies for addressing requirements and analysis of requirements against fiscal, schedule, and performance issues-Ability to dictate design choices to software developers, including platforms, coding, and technical levels-Ability to oversee the development team, including managing the full life cycle of the software development process-Ability to obtain a security clearance-HS diploma or GED
Nice If You Have:-Experience with providing analytical processes to plan, design, and implement new information systems-Experience with completing gap analysis, business process engineering, collect and document requirements, information assurance process, feasibility and tradeoff studies, preparing business cases, and presenting and discussing information-Ability to provide an analytical process to plan, design, and implement new architectures and workflows-Ability to provide SME support for architectural design and reviews of all technical considerations-Public Trust clearance
Clearance:Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.We’re an EOE that empowers our people—no matter their race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other protected characteristic—to fearlessly drive change.