SAIC has an opening for a ChiefNetwork Solutions Architect.
Position is 100% telework with a preference for a Huntsville, AL candidate.
+ Responsible for development and communication of strategic and creative solutions for large, complex international networks to meet Program and Customer requirements.
+ Provide vision for future direction, IT innovations, new technologies
+ Develop Enterprise Network Architecture to include LAN/WAN, encryption, DNS, DHCP, Firewall, security, software defined network(SDN), voice, video, data, collaboration and Cloud components
+ Develops Strategy and Roadmap to implement services in accordance with the architecture
+ Develop strategic implementation plans based on technology and requirements
+ Develop multi-year integrated information technology plans
+ Investigate and study emerging network technologies to develop innovative solutions to requirements
+ Participate in standard forums and boards to influence direction
+ Serve as the primary technical management interface with Key customers.
+ Lead strategic projects and budgets; manages schedules.
+ Assess project issues and develops resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and client-satisfaction goals and objectives.
+ Develop budgets and schedules to meet contractual/project requirements for an assigned portion of a project or program
+ Interact / communicate / coordinate frequently with internal personnel and outside representatives at various levels. Often plays a key role in cooperative effort among members of a project team made up of representatives from other departments. .
+ Support the full system engineering life-cycle, including requirements analysis, design, development, integration, test, and implementation.
**TYPICAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:** Bachelors and eighteen (18) years or more of related experience; Masters and sixteen (16) years or more experience; PhD or JD and eight years(8) or more experience.
**TYPICAL CERTIFICATIONS** may include: CCIE, CCNP, AWS Solutions Architect Professional, AWS Specialty - Networking, AWS Specialty - Security, MCSE Cloud Platform and Infrastructure, CCSP, CASP, CISSP, Security+, PMP, ITIL
+ Experience developing strategic, technically advanced solutions.
+ Excellent oral and written communication required.
+ Comprehensive knowledge of network technologies and services, computing systems, applications, security, cloud
+ Some business travel is required
+ Experience in large Enterprise International Network and Telecommunications solutions development and service delivery
+ Subject Matter Expertise in developing solutions to achieve cost savings and architectural improvements
+ Abilityto develop solutions and architecture models for a variety of contractual service delivery models
+ Ability to complete difficult, complex, and sometimes partially specified assignments.
+ Receive assignments in the form of objectives and establish goals to meet objectives.
+ Carrier Services Industry experience.
+ Information Technology (IT) Operations and Service Delivery Experience
+ Experience supporting Federal Government Customers
+ Must bea US Citizen and able to obtain aTop Secret Clearance.