General Dynamics Information Technology (www.gdit.com)
District of Columbia
We are looking for a full time AWS Cloud Architect to work on designing new systems in AWS cloud environment and migrate systems from On-Prem Oracle based portal systems. This resource will play a key technical role in the development, and implementation of cloud based solutions. This person will play a technical architect and design role throughout the life-cycle of the project and will have significant interaction with key client personnel. This includes taking a lead role in the cloud architecture and engineering practice. Other activities include participating in design meetings with other team members to design user friendly application which are 508 compliant; and conducting research and evaluation of AWS cloud based software-related technologies and products.
Supports business by developing technical and business solutions.
Identify solutions based on business and technical criteria, analyzes alternatives based on trade space, and implements designs.
Research current and emerging technologies and process methodologies and proposing changes and tailoring where needed.
Assess the system and business process architectures currently in place and works with staff to recommend improvements.
Ensure technical architecture teams deliver efficient and effective system solutions to support business goals and objectives.
Develop, enhance and maintain established service design procedure and process by applying process frameworks and methodologies.
Prepare and present test plan, technical presentations, and analyst briefings.
Identify customer requirements, analyze alternatives and conduct product recommendations related to software, platform and network configurations.
Provide updates to stakeholders on project cost, schedule, and quality in comparison to stakeholder objectives.
Provides expert guidance and leadership to less-experienced colleagues.
May serve as a task or project leader. (Not a people manager)
Recognized as a subject matter expert in a specific technology.
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: BA/BS (or equivalent experience)
GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.