Software Architecture System Managers (Historian) in Washington, DC at DCS

Date Posted: 1/7/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description

COVID-19 continues to significantly impact our employees, families and communities. With the health and safety of employee as our top priority, DCS is taking action to address the increased risk and uncertainty COVID-19 variants pose in the workplace while ensuring we meet our commitments to national security.

To uphold safety for all employees, we will continue to request vaccination status for all DCS employees, including new hires. All current and newly hired employees who are unvaccinated will be required to adhere to safety protocols applicable to their worksite.

Provide software architecture support assisting the Government in sustaining the AEGIS Weapon System (AWS)-based architecture as it evolves to ensure compatibility with the Government’s U.S. Navy Software Factory which provides a Government furnished virtual and physical ecosystem to foster Agile software development using DEVSECOPS tools and principles.

Essential Job Functions:

Responsible for assisting the Government in sustaining the AWS-based architecture as it evolves to ensure compatibility with the Government’s Future Integrated Combat System.

Communicate with designated Government representative on all software architecture matters.

Clarify the flow-down specifications and guidance from the Architecture Senate to Government’s Forge (software factory) Model-Based Systems Engineering (MBSE) team.

Support system engineering interchange meetings (SEIMs) between the Government, other contractors, and end users.

Participate in the Architecture working group.

Participate in weekly VTC/Telecon with the Government, Forge, and other stakeholders scheduled and held by the Government Lead Software Architect.

Provide support for developing, documenting, and refining the AWS-based and AEGIS Combat System (ACS)-based software using processes such as APIs, service mesh, service-oriented architecture, data-oriented architecture, and microservices.

Assist the Government in developing the processes/procedures required to sustain an evolving software architecture.

Support the flow down of specifications and guidance to the Contractor’s MBSE team and others as directed.

Identify AWS-based and ACS-based issues and concerns for review by the Architecture Team.

Required Skills:

Due to the sensitivity of customer related requirements, U.S. Citizenship is required.

Bachelor's degree plus 15 years of experience.

DoD TOP SECRET Security Clearance, eligible for TS/SCI.

15 years of Combat System experience.

7 years of Software Architecture experience.

10 years of Systems engineering experience.

5 years of Model Based Systems Engineering (MBSE) experience.

10 years of Software integration experience.

Knowledge of Agile software development methodologies.

Job Requirements

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