Enterprise Architect

Location: Arlington, VA
Date Posted: 10-02-2017
McLane Advanced Technologies (MAT) is actively seeking a proven leader and an Enterprise Architect to perform complex systems development and design work that may include logic design, I/O design, model formulation, software development & implementation projections, computer architecture analysis, design & forecasting. Work with senior leadership in the development of overall data vision, roadmap and implementation strategy. Work with the customer to solve business problems leveraging available technology including hardware, software, databases, and peripherals. Design and define system architectures for new and existing systems and processes. Perform systems modeling, simulation, and analysis. Develop documentation on new or existing systems. Assist in identifying and solving problems per reporting / viewpoint analysis. Collaborate with other functional leads in data extraction, gathering and modeling via processes, procedures and related Enterprise Architecture implementation needs. Liaison with the customer, participating in meetings and collaborative sessions, as needed. Use various types of office automation to includes: Microsoft Suite (PowerPoint, Word, Excel, Visio, Project and Access). Identification and Documentation of as-is and to-be architectures. Creation of technology Roadmaps. Support development of new standards, stated directions, and guideline. Presentation of engineered solutions with a focus on articulating how each aspect of the solution directly relates to solving the clients technical or business needs
 
Required Skills and Abilities:  
  • 5+ years of experience of which at least 3 years DODAF specialized
    • Specialized experience includes: participation on or lead of a technical project delivery team; use of specific design methodologies and design tools; facilitation of workshops with subject matter experts (SMEs) for information gathering; experience with the logical and physical, functional, operational, systems, and technical architecture of complex information systems
  • Hands-on experience generating DODAF models/artifacts
  • Experience facilitating sessions with business users to generate As-Is and To-Be Business Process models
  • In-depth knowledge of DODAF 2.0, the architecture requirements and the inter-relationships of their components
  • Expert in at least one architecture information management software tool
  • Hands-on experience generating, reviewing and analyzing DODAF models/artifacts
  • Ability to obtain a DOD SECRET security clearance
  • US Citizenship required
Preferred Skills and Abilities:  
  • Experience with DOD Data Architectures models—specifically, Business Enterprise Architecture (BEA)
  • DODAF, FEA and/or TOGAF certification
  • Experience with ARIS business process modeling tool (also used for EA development)
  • DOD EA compliance and governance processes experience
  • Fit-for-Purpose diagrams authoring
  • Experience in Army Contract Writing System (ACWS) or like business processes and systems
  • Familiarization with DOD 5000.02 / 5000.75
  • Familiarization with Agile development principles
  • JIRA & Confluence experience
Travel Requirement: Travel may be required.
 
Security Clearance Requirement:  No clearance is required.
 
About McLane Advanced Technologies
McLane Advanced Technologies is a small business headquartered in Tysons Corner, Virginia with a specialized focus on providing industry-leading Logistics and Technology services to the Department of Defense, Federal government and the private sector. MAT has extensive experience designing, developing, implementing and sustaining mission-critical logistics systems and software solutions. MAT is a leader in delivering innovative, reliable and cost effective services and technology solutions that address the needs of our clients and provide long-term benefits. MAT’s mission is to forge scalable and sustainable technology solutions by bridging the gap between logistics, technology, our clients’ needs, and delivering our services though the right mix of people, processes, and technology.
 
Working at MAT
MAT offers a rich, meaningful corporate culture with driven and determined leadership in a dynamic environment that was founded on openness and success. We enjoy an energetic and fun atmosphere in a culture of mutual respect and regard. At MAT, we build upon the principals and traditions of our military.  Personal responsibility and accountability are required character traits and working independently is a must.  As a leader in Logistics and Technology services to the Federal government and commercial sector, McLane Advanced Technologies (MAT) continuously seeks to align itself with talented, motivated individuals who are as passionate as we are about working with our clients to create smarter and leaner IT and business solutions. As a rapidly growing and successful company, MAT strives to be an employer of choice within the Washington, DC metropolitan area and the Federal government market. To achieve this goal, we hire only the brightest, most talented and passionate people. MAT’s professionals accept challenging and rewarding work and in return receive excellent compensation and benefits, as well as the opportunity for personal and professional development. Our hiring process includes pre-employment screenings, a thorough background check (including salary and education history), and an in-depth structured interview covering your entire career. If you pass the muster, you will be part of dedicated team and on the path to a rewarding experience.
 
We consider it a privilege to serve our clients in the Department of Defense, civilian Federal agencies, state & local government and the commercial sector.  We remain committed to our clients, our employees and our partners.  We are extremely confident in our ability to deliver our services and help our clients overcome their challenges and achieve their goals. 
 
MAT takes affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals with disabilities and our veterans, and treat qualified individuals without discrimination on the basis of their physical or mental disability or veteran status. MAT is an Equal Opportunity Employer of minorities, females, veterans, and those with disabilities. Visit MAT on the web at www.mclaneat.com.  
 
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