Platform Architect/4345

Location: Washington, District of Columbia
Date Posted: 12-07-2017

Title:    Platform Architect
Location:    Washington, DC

Job Description:

U.S. Citizenship is required.

About ID: Headquartered in Ashburn, VA, Intelligent Decisions (ID), a premier systems integrator, provides a broad range of innovative, IT professional services, software, hardware and manufacturing solutions to Federal, State and Local governments and Fortune 1000 customers. Ranked on the VARBusiness 500 and CRN's Fast Growth 100, ID offers best-value pricing and helps clients meet their strategic goals and mission objectives. ID is a results oriented organization full of smart, energetic people with a passion for solving the industry's most challenging IT problems

Job Responsibilities:

Investigate, understand and document the current Infrastructure environment (Compute, Storage); identify gaps and recommend remediation

Create and manage architecture artifacts for both the current & future state

Collaborate with domain architects to create the target state infrastructure designs to meet business performance requirements

Develop the infrastructure architecture vision considering security, performance, and reliability

Define metrics to evaluate system performance

Determine the tools and techniques that will enable comprehensive monitoring and performance reporting

Create prototypes to test new technologies

Collaborate with domain architects to define the infrastructure architecture roadmap

Support solution development on how to conform to infrastructure architecture standards, best practices and frameworks

Job Qualifications:

Experience at working as a leader and collaborator in a team-oriented environment is essential

Can conform to shifting priorities, demands and timelines through analytical and problem-solving capabilities

Reacts to project adjustments and alterations promptly and efficiently

Flexible during times of change

Ability to read communication styles of team members and contractors who come from a broad spectrum of disciplines

Persuasive, encouraging, and motivating

Ability to defuse tension among project team, should it arise

Strong written and oral communication skills

Strong interpersonal and operational skill sets

Adept at conducting research into project-related issues and products - strong analytics skills

Must be able to learn, understand, and apply new technologies

Strong Customer service skills and focus required

Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment is crucial

Tenacious, driven, energetic and a high degree of professional integrity

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