OPPORTUNITY: Enterprise Systems Architect


Enterprise Systems Architect

Location: Silver Spring, MD

Please send an email with resume and salary requirements to mmhayes@techpromanagers.com.


Provide architecture readiness review of infrastructure/systems/COTS (AWS services, Citrix, VMWare, Oracle) to ensure:

  • Design decisions are documented in Solutions Architecture Design documentation.

  • Solution is modeled and documented to meet performance characteristics.

  • Ensure scalability is in concert with supporting system architecture.

  • Review operations documentation with engineering staff (User, Knowledge, SOP).

  • Develop recovery runbooks with engineering staff for individual COTS products.

  • Plan and prioritize operational activities pertaining to releases, updates, system interfaces, implementation, etc.

  • Lead capacity planning and solution scaling solutions.

  • Understand and help team prepare for operational events.

  • Participate in performance and scalability testing to capture metrics on core infrastructure dependencies.

  • Document all changes, defects, incidents, and knowledge using ITSM tools.

  • Document and justify proposed bill of materials changes/updates.

  • Facilitate Tier 3 incident support during major outages as required.

  • Proficient understanding of organizational structure and work effectively or lead the current team.

  • Determine process measures and track to determine process effectiveness and efficiency.

Required Skills:

  • Bachelor's Degree in computer science, Information Technology, Information Systems, or similar technical field.

  • Minimum of 12 years of related systems engineering experience.

  • Experience engineering solutions on one or more of the following is required: AWS, Citrix, VMWare, Oracle

  • Minimum of 3 years of experience leading teams of Engineers.

  • Knowledge of enterprise support systems in an Enterprise environment

  • Knowledge of supporting Cloud and On-Prem systems in an Enterprise environment

  • Knowledge of SDDC and SDN in an Enterprise environment

  • Knowledge of VDI in an Enterprise environment

  • Knowledge of Storage and Backup subsystems in an Enterprise environment

  • Knowledge of Windows and Linux operating systems

  • Systems Engineering lifecycle