GovernmentCIO is seeking a Sr. Architect for the Enterprise Services contract with the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) who will work collaboratively with stakeholders and Agile Scrum team members to serve as the infrastructure technical expert to liaison with other teams as appropriate in support of the VA.
The successful candidate will be a proactive, forward-leaning self-starter able to work in a fast-paced organization spread across diverse technical areas. The successful candidate will bring a strong technical background with demonstrated technical aptitude in order to quickly understand technical concepts and communicate them effectively to non-technical people.
The Sr. Architect will work with a Project Manager and other Project Leads to engage with the customer and develop a high-level operational architecture and system architecture that meets their enterprise needs. The System Architect will collaborate with the team to ensure a high standard of technical excellence across all team activities, and make recommendations for the most effective application of technology to meet the customer’s needs. Someone with a passion for working in a customer support role, has attention to detail, able to multi-task, and can work with multiple project leads to understand and communicate program information will thrive in this environment.
It is helpful but not required to have computing experience at the VA or in another scientific or regulatory environment.