Leidos Computer Systems Architect in WASHINGTON, District Of Columbia
The NISC III program within the Leidos Civil Group is seeking a candidate who will collaborate with various IT Team members and related projects and programs for the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). The candidate will assist other team members with identification of new products and services and solution design based upon customer requirements elicitation. The candidate must have demonstrated experience developing statements of work and development of labor, materials, and cost estimates derived from solution design or a statement of objectives. Ability to lead a group of engineers to implement the designed solution within scope of work and established cost estimates. The candidate must have good communications skills and the ability to work directly with government customers and other contractors to define, plan, and execute the full system development lifecycle.
Technologies/Frameworks/Tools - Experience with the following:
Web API design and development using an API specification language
Developing labor estimates, bill of materials, and high level schedules from high level solution design
Experience with devops solution delivery processes and tools
Experience with data driven applications and services including high level schema designs for XML, JSON, and RDBMS formats.
Experience with comprehensive design requirements to include functional and non-functional requirements (performance, monitoring, high availability, fault recovery)
Excellent written and verbal communications skills with stakeholders and management
Ability to communicate clearly with a spectrum of stakeholders from highly technical briefings to management overviews and presentations
Ability to clearly identify issues early and recommend mitigation approaches or solutions
Issue management in complex systems
Manage defect and technical debt backlogs to prioritize work
Assist with debugging systemic issues.
Provide concise direction to correct system problems
Must have the ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks simultaneously. Must be able to work, unsupervised. Must have good communication and writing skills; candidate must be able to explain technical details and issues clearly to non-technical individuals and be able to clearly and concisely explain system concepts and problems. Must have good interpersonal skills.
Education & Experience:
BS degree and 12 - 15 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 10 - 13 years of prior relevant experience. May possess a Doctorate in technical domain.
Amazon Web Services or Microsoft Azure cloud based design
Knowledge and use of Atlassian tools including JIRA, Confluence, and BitBucket
Knowledge and use of Artifactory, Ansible, and Jenkins for continuous delivery
Knowledge of the Open API Specification (OAS)
Knowledge and use of a modeling tool or language such as UML, SysML, EA Sparx, Visio
Knowledge and use of Angular for web applications
Knowledge and use of the Spring framework
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. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an equal opportunity employer/disability/vet.