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Posted: Monday, March 13, 2017 3:55 AM

General Dynamics Health Solutions is actively looking for a Cloud Architect to help lead the transformation of existing applications and design new apps for a cloud based, modern architecture. In this position, you will have the opportunity to directly impact the lives of millions of Americans by working on systems that increase access to care, improve health outcomes and control costs. The ideal candidate will be someone who is looking for continual growth, can think strategically but isnA?t afraid to dig down into the code once in a while, and mostly importantly, wants to make a positive difference to the people around them. Designs and defines enterprise, primarily cloud based, for applications and infrastructure. This individual will architect and design Cloud solutions including public cloud (i.e. AWS) and private cloud offerings. Work with the Cloud Operations Manager, Software Architects, Software Developers, Infrastructure Engineers, and Security Analysts to design cloud architectures for complex, large:scale applications. Ensure cloud and application architectures are appropriate for cloud hosting and be the trusted advisor of the software development and cloud infrastructure teams. Work to ensure cloud and application architectures embrace the DevOps and Agile philosophies and ensure solutions allow for the implementation of tools and processes which enable rapid development and delivery of software, continuous integration/deployment, automation of tasks, and operational metrics that can be consumed by development teams. Define the Cloud Architecture for both pure and hybrid cloud solutions. Be the go to person for Cloud Architectures. Possess and maintain a deep understanding of IaaS and PaaS services offered on cloud platforms and understand how to use them to design solutions for complex business problems.Work with Security teams to ensure solutions comply with FISMA controls and Federal security policies. Participate in the creation of a DevOps:enabled automated CI/CD solution that delivers tools and processes for rapid application development efforts and on:going production operations. Collaborate with development, operations, and infrastructure teams to develop sound automation solutions. Troubleshoot automation issues and find practical solutions to address barriers, enabling forward movement in the application lifecycle. Be a trusted advisor for DevOps initiatives by providing objective and relent ideas, insights and guidance.Plan, organize, and execute multiple responsibilities to achieve project goals and provide technical leadership to move projects to completion. Ensure deliverables are completed on time and of high:quality.Work with teams to practice continuous improvement in processes and tooling. Develop and manage KPIs to measure performance and alignment with business objectives.Designs and develops enterprise architectures, and defines key capabilities and performance requirementsDevelops technical roadmaps for future implementations.Develops business case analysis on potential projects.Ensures security is integrated into all architecture solutions.Acts as a subject:matter expert to multiple tasks and/or programs.Reviews completion and implementation of system additions and/or enhancements and makes recommendations to management and/or clients.Evaluate new application, infrastructure and cloud decisions in existing context of applications, infrastructure, standards, current business strategy and future business strategyDetermines system specifications, input/output processes, and working parameters for hardware/software compatibility.Provides guidance and work leadership to less:experienced IT staff and may have supervisory responsibilities.Serves as liaison with senior clients, participating in meetings to ensure client needs are met.Provides high level expertise to multiple projects and tasks.Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.Participates in special projects as require


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