Business Architect
Alpha Omega Integration
 Washington, DC

Position title: Business Architect

Work Location: Remote through COVID, then potential for work relocation to Washington, DC metro area

We are actively seeking a Business Architect to join our current team on an active project supporting a Federal Agency IT Support Services contract. The AOI team provides Operations and Maintenance, Development, and broadcast engineering support.

Business Architect, Washington, DC

Clearance Required: Secret clearance or higher clearance

Position Description/Scope of Work:

The Business Architect will be responsible for creation of documents and diagrams that make up the structure of a business; also, to collaborate with other team members to develop automation strategies and deployment processes. You will be responsible to lead building the bridge between the strategic plan and the actual day to day functionality. You will become an integral part of a close-knit team, making every problem of the platform a problem of your own, and solving them accordingly. Also innovating to come up with infrastructure improvements.

Responsibilities:

  • Analyze current technologies used within the organization and determine ways to improve
  • Create a blueprint that defines organizational integration
  • Ensure business model aligns to organizations defined mission
  • Work to find ways to continually improve products and services
  • Work with management to streamline processes and look for cost savings
  • Measure efficiency and overall performance, design and implement strategies to improve efficiency
  • Analyze customer needs and ensure they are being met, and look for ways to improve overall customer satisfaction
  • Gather and evaluate ideas for new products/services and new technology to determine growth potential
  • Document and monitor requirements needed to institute proposed updates
  • Work closely with Information Technology professionals within the company to create an innovation roadmap for an application porfolio
  • Propose and establish framework for necessary contributions from various departments
  • Account for possible project challenges on constraints including, risks, time, resources and scope
  • Work closely with project management teams to successfully monitor progress of strategic initiatives
  • Provide detailed specifications for proposed solutions
  • Define clear goals for all aspects of a project and manage their proper execution
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Required Skills:

  • 12+ years of experience in overall IT Architecture ensuring that strategic business objectives, applications, data and technology are aligned to meet the governance, policies and standards set forth by the organization
  • Ability to analyze requirements and work with team to develop solutions
  • Demonstrated knowledge and working experience in both Linux and Windows OS environment
  • Office 365 experience
  • Microsoft Active Directory and Azure Active Directory
  • ServiceNow, Microsoft Azure, AWS Cloud Experience
  • Experience with cloud infrastructures, AWS or other cloud providers
  • Experience with web servers such as Tomcat, IIS, Websphere, Apache
  • A team player with a track record for meeting deadlines
  • Takes ownership of assignments, working with minimal direct supervision
  • Ability to effectively communicate (verbal and written correspondence) in a professional and courteous manner with technical and non-technical personnel.
  • Excellent interpersonal, organizational and facilitation skills
  • Familiarity with web-based technologies, including but not limited to, reverse proxy servers, SSL certificate configuration, three-tier architecture, service-oriented architecture, enterprise service bus, http, and differences between browsers.

Required Certification(s):

  • TOGAF, Zachmann, FEAF, or equivalent preferred

Desired Certification(s):

  • ITIL v3/4 Foundation Certification, preferred
  • Microsoft MCSA 2012 or higher, preferred

Required Education:

  • High School diploma or equivalent required
  • Bachelor’s degree, with a technical major, such as engineering or computer science preferred.

Travel Required:

  • Travel Required (list percentage and location): NA
  • Telecommute Options (if available, please specify number of days per week): remote until COVID-19 end, then 1 day per week

Alpha Omega Integration, LLC (AOI) is committed to the development of a creative, diverse and inclusive work environment. In order to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at AOI will be based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. AOI does not discriminate against any person because of race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, IWDs, Veteran Status or any other characteristic protected by law (referred to as “protected status.”)

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