Director -Senior Cloud Solutions Architect

Director -Senior Cloud Solutions Architect

Category: Architecture
City: Fairfax, Virginia, United States
Position ID: J1120-1741
Employment Type: Full Time
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Position Description:

CGI Federal is looking for Senior Solutions Architect (SSA) that is a big picture strategist and in-depth problem solver, leveraging their expertise and CGI Federal’s partner network to provide technology recommendations and data strategy’s to architect solutions solving variety of business objective and cyber needs. This SAA must understand the cyber security and technology ecosystem, architectures & trends. This SAA will provide technical consulting to CGI Federal Business units and CGI Federal customers as a true trusted advisor. At this senior level, the Sales Solution Architect scope will have a strong understanding of Cyber (end-to-end), Analytics, low code no code, and understand how to position CGI Federal IP. This role has responsibility for identifying cyber technology trends, industry needs and be able to create the strategy of successfully delivering and deploying the technology to a wide Federal client base.

Who are you?
You are a technical, entrepreneurial & creative thinker, providing for your clients as an advisor with successful experience in cyber, software, technology solutioning. Have consulted either in core platform/cloud or professional services, sales or customer organizations. Ideally you should be of a ‘business consulting' and business outcome mindset, you take time to truly understand the voice of the customer and market imperatives (pain points) with a keen eye to connect problem identification to technology capabilities and solutions. This is a thought-leadership and growth-oriented function, supporting account execution teams within the federal market. The individual must demonstrate skills in translating solution opportunities into tangible technology deliverables & support their GTM (go-to-market) activities.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

Customers (internal & external) briefings, white boarding and collection of Requirements
• Create and present high-level solution designs/architecture to customers
• Create Customer facing Presentations
• Establish relationships and partnerships to assist in identifying opportunities, closing opportunities and enabling growth and delivery.
• Assume the role technology advisor that understands customer business processes and maps them to technology solutions to optimize business outcomes)
• Incorporate the Cyber strategy, solutions for CGI Federal IP and Non-IP solutions development
• Create optimal repeatable solution architectures and proposals that uniquely solves customer problems enabling Value Based Sales and Value Based Pricing
• Identify risks & mitigations at all stages of the solution development lifecycle
• Build initial business case model and architecture in support of CGI Federal solutions
• Work with established CGI partnerships or and Start-ups to drive innovation to address clients’ needs

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

Industry Experience:
• Prior technical product development and/or architecture experience, preferably gained in a cloud engineering and platform environment
• Supported cloud and managed service provider partners in creating a cohesive solutions across multiple organizations or Agencies Experience within Legacy Transformational Technology
• Extensive Experience with AWS and MSFT Azure designs and migrations of legacy applications
• Prior technical work with emerging technology to include AI, machine learning, business intelligence.
• Prior experiences working with multiple ISVs, OEMs or Startup partnerships to develop a ture ecosystem solution building approach; 360 .
• Experience with Azure Stack HUB and other ON-Prem Azure Offerings
• Experience designing Hybrid cloud solutions


Work Experience:
• 15+years of successful experience in solutioning & consulting either in solutions and platform/cloud or professional services. Federal or Fortune 500 Experience Preferred
• Experience in building business case and technical use cases to drive technical outcomes validated with ROI modeling
• Understanding of contemporary and vastly used technology concepts such as low/no code, data analytics, cyber (360)
• Candidate has direct experience working in and with Agile development teams and Product Development Life Cycle
• Working knowledge in disruptive technology concepts: AI, machine learning, Big Data & Analytics, IoT (Edge) and Strong Cyber orientation – readily identifies and qualifies requirements, cyber solutions, new technology and opportunities
• Proven track record in delivering enterprise large-scale solutions to market

Clearance – Secret or above preferred
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Skills:

  • AWS Solution Architect
  • Cloud architect

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