Senior Cloud Architect

Confidential Company  •  Falls Church, VA

11 - 15 years experience  •  IT Consulting/Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 08/01/17
Confidential Company
Falls Church, VA
11 - 15 years experience
IT Consulting/Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 08/01/17

Additional duties:

•    Identifies market trends in technology for digital platform hosting solutions

•    Builds PoCs of offerings and demo with SAs. Incubate offerings

•    Works with industry in tailoring offering strategies specific for them

  • Works in collaboration with other architects to generate RFI and RFP responses.

•    Shape procurement by presentations to clients and through speaking engagements

•    Determines which alliances to pursue and events for CSRA to participate

•    Identifies SBs with cloud skills that CSRA can partner with.

•    Identifies offerings to place on GWACs like GSA sched 70.

  • Understands and has implemented methodology to migrate into cloud
  • Knows how to perform TCO analysis in cloud
  • Knows how to generate business cases

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Bachelor's degree in business administration, computer science, information technology or related field preferred
  • Twelve or more years of business solutions experience
  • Exceptional analytical and problem solving skills, including the ability to define technology roadmaps and evaluate total-cost-of-ownership of solutions.
  • Experience working with Infrastructure and cloud solutions and related company products and services.
  • Experience working with appropriate programming languages, operating systems, product-line hardware and software
  • Experience working with office productivity tools; delivery assurance and/or industry standards on deliverables
  • Experience working in a global organization of size, scope and complexity
  • Experience working with administrative and/or workflow systems


  • Deep knowledge of AWS, MSFT Azure, VCloud Air, and other cloud technologies. 
  • Working knowledge of cloud management technologies such as CliQr, Agility, vRealize, ServiceNow, Cloud Checkr, VM Turbo and others.
  • Experience with cloud system and application migration and generation of related business case. Familiarity with migration processes and technologies such as EMC Adaptivity, Racemi, and others.
  • Deep knowledge of security standards such as FedRAMP, FISMA and SRG
  • Knowledge of PaaS offerings such as Redhat Openshift, Cloud Foundry, Docker is preferred.
  • Knowledge designing CI/CD tool chain, PaaS, and enabling DevOps in a cloud environment.
  • Strong communication skills to communicate with customers, support personnel and management
  • Strong time management skills
  • Strong creative thinking, problem solving, planning, time-management and organization skills to balance and prioritize work
  • Strong human relations skills to select, develop, mentor employees
  • Strong ability to manage multiple programs, handle multiple assignments simultaneously, and switch between assignments quickly
  • Strong ability to create and maintain formal and informal networks
  • Strong ability to lead and work in a team environment
  • Strong ability to manage by influence
  • Willingness to travel
  • Requisition ID RQ3258
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