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Chief Architect

Fort Meade, MD 20755
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The Defense group supports the Department of Defense (DoD) mission to keep our homeland and its citizens safe. We provide solutions to improve the Nation's defense by providing software, systems engineering, IT, training and logistics and fleet management solutions.


The Chief Architect role will be responsible for setting the strategy and direction of all technical efforts as well as coordinating and synchronizing these efforts across the contract. In these efforts this role will work with customers of various levels including SES, O-6/GS-15, and others, multiple task order Program Managers and technical leads, and the leadership to achieve success. Will work with Government leadership and industry partners to help identify and drive innovative solutions resulting in overall improved performance and cost reductions. Position could also be located in St. Louis. MO.



Master's degree with minimum 15 years of experience relevant Service Desk/Network Operations/Cyber Security.
Demonstrated experience providing strategic SME support in Cybersecurity & Network Operations.
Strong understanding of defensive cyber processes, methods, tools, capabilities, and network engineering.
Proven ability to translate technical details to senior leaders.
Ability to write and verbally communicate technical information and risk-related concepts effectively to both technical and non-technical audiences.
Must have strong problem-solving and analytical skills and demonstrate poise and ability to act calmly and competently in high-pressure, high-stress situations.
Must have experience to brief Senior or General Officer level customers.
Must have strong interpersonal and networking skills.
Must have demonstrated track record of competency with experience including cybersecurity, information security technologies, and IT.
ITIL v3/v4 Intermediate Certification.
US Citizenship with an active TS/SCI clearance is required.


Experience with ITIL, Systems Engineering, and DevOps processes/technics to include Network Operations, Cybersecurity, Cloud, and Software-Defined Network experience as a DoD and/or Intelligence Community employee or contractor.
Demonstrated use of analysis, design, development, and implementation of technical solutions.
PHD degree in Engineering or related technical field.

About Perspecta

What matters to our nation, is what matters to us. At Perspecta, everything we do, from conducting innovative research to cultivating strong relationships, supports one imperative: ensuring that your work succeeds. Our company was formed to bring a broad array of capabilities to all parts of the public sectorfrom investigative services and IT strategy to systems work and next-generation engineering.

Our promise is simple: never stop solving our nations most complex challenges. And with a workforce of approximately 14,000, more than 48 percent of which is cleared, we have been trusted to do just that, as a partner of choice across the entire sector.

Perspecta is anAA/EEOEmployer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.

As a government contractor, Perspecta abides by the following provision

Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of the other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractors legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c).


  • Information Technology
Posted: 2020-10-20 Expires: 2020-11-19

With offerings in mission services, digital transformation and enterprise operations, our team of 14,000 engineers, analysts, investigators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We have the expertise and experience not only to devise solutions, but to execute on them successfully.

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