Vector Planning & Services, Inc. Sr. Systems Architect – Intelligence Community in Bethesda, Maryland

Job Description

Position Summary: This position will support and develop integration strategies with disparate systems to comply with Intelligence Community Information Technology Enterprise (ICITE) IT Architecture for an Intelligence Agency in Bethesda, MD. Requires understanding of Intelligence Community Information Systems and Cloud Based Solutions.

.Primary Responsibilities:

  • Perform engineering-sensitive research and analysis on digital forensics systems per ICITE guidelines
  • Develop and transport existing Systems Architecture to a Cloud based solution
  • Develop Statements of Work and evaluate contractor proposals
  • Develop integration strategies between disparate systems
  • Deliver architectural approaches in the form of white papers and briefings
  • Analyze system performance, communications infrastructure
  • Develop approaches to efficiently automate digital forensics workflow
  • Develop approaches to interface and integrate with external customers
  • Develop and implement approaches related to Quality Assurance and Testing
  • Develop and implement approaches related to System Security

Required Skills:

  • Applicants shall have a minimum of a TS/SCI with CI Poly clearance at time of application.
  • Experience with Intelligence Community IT Systems, DoD communication Networks, and Global Mission operation requirements
  • Experience with ITILv3 and Agile integration spanning Strategy, Design, Building, and Service Transition.
  • Prior hands-on experience using common IT tools and systems to maintain complex infrastructures with competing priorities.
  • Design and deployment experience with Virtualization and Cloud topology. (Amazon C2S, FedRamp, VMware)
  • Experience with Object Oriented Programing and tools to support Developers.(Python, Java)
  • Experience with statistical analysis and subset of tools like RStudio
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related technical field with a minimum of ten (10) years of relevant overall technical experience or a Master’s degree with nine years relevant experience
  • Ability to obtain DoD 8570 mandated system security certification within 6 months

Desired Skills:

  • Experience w/ IT System Architecture involving ICITE is a plus
  • Document and Media Exploitation (DOMEX) experience is a plus
  • Amazon cloud certification is a plus
  • Working knowledge of Computer Forensics and related systems, processing, and applications.