System Engineer/ Architect (Senior) Job - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States

System Engineer/ Architect (Senior) (Job Number:438292)


Systems Engineer Architect (Senior)

SAIC has openings for top talent to join our SETA to assist an Intelligence Community customer in the Northern Virginia area. Qualified candidates must have a current TS/SCI level clearance with active polygraph.

Overall Assignment Description:

Senior-level Systems Engineer/Architects guide Mid-Level and Junior- level system architects in the design and development of solutions for complex applications problems, API design, data services, platform services, cloud services and infrastructure services to meet user requirements and align to strategic goals and the Enterprise Architecture.

Duties include:

- Guides Mid-Level and Junior-Level system architects in the design, development, maintenance, and documentation of solution architectures ensuring traceability to the Enterprise architecture and Enterprise requirements.
- Guides the analysis of user requirements, procedures, and problems to automate or improve existing systems and review computer system capabilities, workflow, and scheduling limitations.
- Guides Mid-level and Junior- level systems architects in the development of proposed changes to the solutions architecture design based on analysis of requirements and new technology.
- Assists Government in planning, designing, defining, developing, documenting and baselining the Systems Architecture, inclusive of business, data, network, security and solutions- level sub-architectures, to ensure enterprise systems work together in an integrated fashion to deliver mission capabilities and solutions.
- Key activities of Systems Architecture and Engineering may include the following: systems analysis necessary to define and document the As- Is Architecture; planning, design, and systems engineering work necessary to build and portray the To-Be Architecture; the development of conceptual, logical and physical architecture and technical roadmaps defining the time-phased schedule for the path of systems and services from the As-Is to the To-Be Architecture; and program, segment and project-based solution-level architectures consistent with the enterprise-level architecture.


- Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Management Information Systems, or related STEM degree program.
- Typically 12+ to 18 years of experience
- Senior level working experience in government or industry, such as Enterprise Architecture, Solution Architecture, Data Architecture, Department of Defense Architecture Framework (DoDAF), and Intelligence Community’s (IC) Program Architecture Guidance (PAG).


- Master’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Management Information Systems, or related STEM degree program.
- Working knowledge of Model Based Systems Engineering, processes, tools and languages.
- Federated Enterprise Architect Certifications: Certified Enterprise Architect

- Work is to be performed in NoVA"

TYPICAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Bachelors and fourteen (14) years or more experience; Masters and twelve (12) years or more experience; PhD or JD and nine (9) years or more experience

Education/Experience Requirement:

- Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Management Information Systems, or related STEM degree program.
- Typically 12+ to 18 years of experience

Clearance Requirement:

- Must currently possess TS/SCI w/ Poly
SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC is Redefining Ingenuity through its deep customer and domain knowledge to enable the delivery of systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. SAIC's approximately 15,000 employees are driven by integrity and mission focus to serve customers in the U.S. federal government. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $4.5 billion. For more information, visit For information on the benefits SAIC offers, see My SAIC Benefits. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: Jul 13, 2018, 9:30:50 AM
Primary Location: United States-VA-RESTON
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time