Senior Enterprise Architect

CACI - Chantilly, VA (30+ days ago)3.9

Job Description

The Senior Enterprise Architect oversees the enterprise architecture team. Responsibilities include defining and designing enterprise architecture models, and analyzing business needs to deliver solutions in alignment with the portfolio management strategy.

Act as advisor and liaison between business and technical stakeholders to propose changes to the architecture and organization based on analysis of requirements and new technology
Implement strategic direction and architectural strategy
Manage enterprise architecture (EA) repository
Identify discrepancies between the enterprise technical architecture and systems designs proposed by project teams, and assists project teams in resolving the discrepancies
Analyze and extract EA data to create visual presentations (reports, graphs, charts, models) for the different EA focus areas (business, information systems, information technology) as needed
Continuously improve the processes to evergreen the EA data to ensure high quality and minimal manual effort
Continuously improve the presentation and visualization of information in the EA repository for various audiences

Master’s Degree in a technical field

Required Skills:
Ability to communicate effectively across multiple constituencies
Strong management and coaching skills
Excellent interpersonal skills in areas such as teamwork, facilitation, and negotiation
Excellent analytical and technical skills
Excellent planning and organizational skills
Knowledge of all aspects of enterprise architecture
Ability to discover and document recommendations for improving the EA and operational infrastructure
Basic knowledge of financial models and budgeting
Strong understanding of relational database concepts and data and process modeling
Strong understanding of network and data center architecture, as well as application development methodologies
Knowledge of enterprise architecture fundamentals; exposure to enterprise architecture software tools desired

Desired Skills:
DoD IT Acquisition domain knowledge is preferred
At least fifteen years IT experience
At least seven years EA experience
Knowledge and experience leveraging one or more EA frameworks
Intermediate to expert experience in Microsoft Excel (charting, graphing, pivot tables), Microsoft Visio (process flow diagrams), Microsoft Power Point, Microsoft Share Point, and at least one EA modeling tool
Intermediate to expert experience in managing, analyzing, developing, and/or implementing IT solutions
Certified Enterprise Architect preferred
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CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. 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 proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.