CACI International Solution Architect in Arlington, Virginia
Job Category: Information Technology
Time Type: Full time
Minimum Clearance Required to Start: Secret
Employee Type: Regular
Percentage of Travel Required: Up to 10%
Type of Travel: Local
What You’ll Get to Do
Assist the organization in the planning, development, and application of solution architecture to achieve business strategies and transformations. Possesses a broad understanding of the enterprise, the business, current capabilities and future needs, business initiatives and industry trends. Supports business strategy and business integration team, by providing counsel, monitoring industry trends to and ensure business objectives are met. Provides leadership, mentoring and counsel to senior leadership and teams.
More About the Role
Provide thought leadership in the development and execution of enterprise and domain-specific IT strategies, standards, and guidelines. Engage in business strategy development to identify new business capability and technology-driven opportunities and ensure alignment and prioritization of Army CIOIT strategy. Define business and operating models to exploit new opportunities and realize strategic goals and objectives. Support due diligence on merger, acquisition, strategic partnership, and investment activities of the enterprise.
Architecture Alignment: Provides architectural vision through in-depth knowledge of the business operations, strategies, priorities and information requirements to establish direction and an enterprise view.
Architecture Practice Development: Lead the development, tailoring, and enhancement of solution architecture methods, and tools. Ensure the alignment and integration of enterprise architecture processes and SDLC disciplines. Develop enterprise architecture communications and education materiel for use with business and technical stakeholders or partners. Prepares and publishes formal solution architecture documents, produces architecture development plans and reports, and presents staff actions to customers (e.g., white papers, briefings).
Architecture Development: Provide oversight for development, review, approve, and maintain solution architecture diagrams and roadmaps. Analyze pain points and opportunities that transcend business areas and propose enterprise strategies or solutions. Provide oversight and ensure the quality of reusable architecture patterns and reference models. Ensure alignment across architecture and business domains and traceability to business and IT strategy.
You’ll Bring These Qualifications
Bachelor's Degee in Computer Science, Information Technology or related field OR in lieu of a Bachelor's degree, an additional 4 years of relevant work experience is required in addition to the required work experience.
10 years progressive engineering experience leading multiple business facing enterprise level cross domain engineering initiatives OR
10 years progressive experience in multiple Domain Architecture or Solutions Architecture leading multiple business facing enterprise level architecture OR
10 years experience in Enterprise Architecture leading multiple business facing enterprise architecture initiatives
Architecture Tools such as ARIS and Visio. Productivity Tools such as PowerPoint and Excel
Ability to collaborate with stakeholders to develop high quality solutions.
Ability to coach peers and team members.
Effective organizational, interpersonal/relationship management, analytical, communications (written and verbal) and collaboration.
Expertise with domain related architecture frameworks, methods and tools.
Possess ability to extract and translate business strategy into architectural requirements.
Display ability to collaboratively produce quality solutions to organizational needs.
Possess strong interpersonal skills.
Demonstrate ability to participate and facilitate decision making and anticipate organizational needs.
Ability to collaboratively participate in large scale multi-disciplined projects.
Ability to design and implement architecture, processes and strategies.
Strategic thinking and leadership with strong abilities in relationship management. Excellent analytical, planning, and communication skills.
Act as subject matter expert and mentors less experienced architects.
Must be able to effectively work in a fast-paced environment with frequently changing priorities, deadlines, and workloads that can be variable for long periods of time. Must be able to meet established deadlines and handle multiple customer service demands from internal and external customers, within set expectations for service excellence. Must be able to effectively communicate and provide positive customer service to every internal and external customer, including customers who may be demanding or otherwise challenging.
What We Can Offer You:
We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.
Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.
We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.
We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.
For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.
Company Overview: At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.
As a federal contractor, CACI is subject to any federal vaccine mandates or other customer vaccination requirements. As such, any offers of employment may be contingent upon COVID-19 vaccination or an approved accommodation. All new hires are required to report their vaccination status.