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Herndon, Virginia - USD Full Time Posted: Thursday, 7 December 2017
ManTech International Corporation is looking for a Senior IT Solutions Architect for our client location in Herndon, VA. The Senior IT Solutions Architect will perform a variety of systematic, disciplined, and quantifiable approaches to the development, operation, and maintenance of software, encompassing techniques and procedures often regulated by a software development process with the purpose of improving the reliability and maintainability of software systems. Establishes software information and engineering requirements, which is necessitated by the potential complexity of those software systems. Applies the discipline of software engineering for specific technical problems and procedures, including knowledge, tools, and methods for software requirements, software design, software construction, software testing, and software maintenance tasks

General Responsibilities:

. Architecting solutions using appropriate techniques which meet functional and non-functional requirements

. Documenting, designing, developing and supporting the management of web solutions, cloud-based networks

. Documenting, designing, developing and supporting the management of custom developed software, and commercial off the shelf (COTS) software

. Designing and maintaining standards, procedures and policies related to Information Technology Management

. Assessing risk factors and limitations of current systems identifying areas of opportunity for mitigation and improving system performance

. Providing technical assessments of current and proposed methodologies for Information Technology Management

. Providing strategic direction and technical oversight pertaining to the implementation of new tools, technologies, solutions and methodologies

. Performing analysis of alternative and market research studies that provide data which aid in the selection of tools, technologies, solutions and methodologies

. Overseeing research and development for the application and integration of new tools, technologies, solutions and methodologies into an IT environment

. Interpret, implement and adhere to agency and federal level technology standards, policies and directives

. In collaboration with other technical leads, participate in problem-solving and root cause analysis efforts

. IT portfolio management to include analysis, infrastructure, cloud transformation, application development/sustainment

. Maintaining knowledge of current and emerging tools, technologies, solutions and methodologies

. Providing subject matter expert support to Systems Analysts, Systems Engineers and application teams


. Requires Master's degree (in technology or engineering) or equivalent and 14 to 16 years of related (engineering and architecture) experience

. The candidate must have experience in Windows, Oracle, .NET, Java, C#, Cloud, DevOps. Must have good analytical and problem-solving skills. Must have working knowledge and basic understanding of project life cycle methodologies (ie, Agile, Waterfall, etc.) and IT best practices

. AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate or comparable

. Hands-on experience using computer, networking, storage, and database AWS services

. Agile and DevOps experience

. Understanding of the AWS global infrastructure

. A good understanding of the security features and tools that AWS provides and how they relate to traditional services

. Experience with version control using GitLab/GitHub

. Experience using DevOps tools such as CHEF, Puppet, or Ansible

. Experience with Continuous Integration/Continuous Development

. Experience with Automated build tools such as Jenkins or Bamboo

. Experience with containers such as Docker and LXC

. Experience with migration to the cloud


. Self-motivated and capable of managing multiple priorities and tasks as delegated

. Demonstrated initiative, sound judgment, effective decision-making

. Excellent oral and written communication skills

. Comfortable working with agile methodology and tools

. Ability to learn and use new technologies

. Experience in troubleshooting system issues

. Understanding of network technologies as they relate to AWS

. Hands-on experience with AWS deployment and management services

. Understanding of typical multi-tier architectures: web servers, caching, application servers, load balancers, and storage

. Knowledge of RESTful Web Services, XML, JSON

Location: Herndon, VA

Qualifications Requires Bachelor's degree (in technology, engineering or business discipline) or equivalent, and sixteen plus years of related (engineering and management) experience or Master's degree and twelve plus years of experience. Degrees See Qualifications Years of Experience 16 plus years w/Bachelors Degree

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Position Type Full-Time Shift Day Overview ManTech International Corporation is comprised of approximately 7,300 talented employees who use advanced technology to help government and industry meet some of their greatest challenges around the world. We adhere to the simple, no-nonsense values on which ManTech was founded more than four decades ago, aligning squarely with the mission objectives of our customers. As our customer base continues to expand and diversify, we continue to diversify our workforce and solutions. Nearly half our employees have a military background, and approximately 70 percent hold a government security clearance. As a leading provider of innovative technology services and solutions for the nation's defense, security, health, space, and intelligence communities; we hold nearly 1,100 active contracts with more than 50 different government agencies.

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