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Chief Systems Architect

Company: SAIC
Location: Warren
Posted on: May 7, 2021

Job Description:

**Description**Join a winning team! SAIC's Defense System Group is seeking engineers to support the modernization of the US Army. SAIC is a strong company providing opportunities for energetic individuals with a strong desire to expand their knowledge while increasing their responsibilities.These Army Futures Command (AFC) positions are available in several locations to include: Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD, Orlando, FL, Ft Benning, GA, and Warren, MI.These opportunities are contingent upon contract award in the Summer of 2021.**Job Summary:** SAIC has an opening for a Subject Matter Expert (SME) systems engineer, with experience in enterprise level systems architecture, to provide Systems Engineering technical services. The customer organization we support provides the enterprise architecting, analysis, and systems engineering solutions that will determine the future integrated systems.**Responsibilities include but are not limited to:**+ Developing architectural framework using Unified Architecture Framework (UAF) for a large enterprise+ Leading a systems engineering team in collaboration and approval of engineering products through engineering reviews and engineering milestone events+ Working across multiple Offices and Organizations to identify and define needs+ Identifying and defining future capability and interoperability needs+ Identifying key architecture and system level trades+ Developing strategies in support of Department of Defense (DoD) architectures+ Assessing the performance of current and future architecture concepts+ Providing technical and programmatic guidance to the architecture and system level requirements process+ Develop architecture models to capture the holistic view of the enterprise+ Preparing briefings for senior decision makers**Qualifications****Required Qualifications:**+ Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) Degree, Bachelors and eigtheen (18) years or more experience; Masters and sixteen (16) years or more experience; PhD or JD and fifteen (15) years or more experience+ Active Secret clearance with ability to obtain a TS/SCI clearance+ Proven experience with technical fundamentals in existing Army program (e.g. ground vehicles, air, missile defense, soldier systems)+ Expert-level proficiency with use of architecting to support senior level enterprise decision making+ Expert-level proficiency with architecture tools+ Architecture domain understanding from a holistic enterprise perspective+ Ability to recommend enterprise architecture tradeoffs, impacts, and advancement+ Proven experience in development and use of modeling for architecture solutions+ Expert-level understanding of core systems engineering and analysis disciplines and processes+ Experience with lifecycle readiness from System Requirements Review through system decommissioning+ Demonstrated ability to work in a fast paced, dynamic, and energetic environment+ Strong oral and written communication skills+ Customer focused and capable of representing the customer in community forums**Desired Qualifications:**+ Advanced degree in STEM (science, technical, engineering, math) or related discipline+ Working knowledge of the Request for Change (RFC) process and the Engineering Review Board process+ Certified Architect (e.g. DoDAF, TOGAF, UAF, MODAF, Zachman)+ Knowledge of Department of Defense Architecture Framework (DoDAF)+ Knowledge of Unified Architecture Framework (UAF)+ Experience in Cameo / No Magic product+ Prior experience in support of the US ArmyREQNUMBER: 213697-WARREN-MISAIC is a premier technology integrator, solving our nation's most complex modernization and systems engineering challenges across the defense, space, federal civilian, and intelligence markets. Our robust portfolio of offerings includes high-end solutions in systems engineering and integration; enterprise IT, including cloud services; cyber; software; advanced analytics and simulation; and training. We are a team of 23,000 strong driven by mission, united purpose, and inspired by opportunity. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $6.5 billion. For more information, visit For information on the benefits SAIC offers, see Working at SAIC. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

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