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Job #: R-00020209
Location: Hines, IL
Category: Business Systems Analysis
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Public Trust
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Health


Job Requisition:

Expert System Architect (DCFM)

Job Description:

Leidos's Military & Veterans Health Solutions Operations has a contingent opening for a System Architect Expert located in Hines, IL supporting The Data Center Facilities Monitoring program (DCFM).  The selected candidate will be responsible for products, services or a combination of products and services that address customer's specific business problems. The responsibilities for this position include requirements definition, enterprise architecture definition, application functional and technical design, external software interface design, integration, test and generation of supporting engineering artifacts.

  • Provide problem identification, diagnosis and resolution of system issues
  • Collaborate with other professionals to determine functional and non-functional requirements for new software or applications
  • Develops solutions that are highly innovative, and achieved through research and integration of best practices.
  • Requires ability to communicate with executive leadership (internally or client) regarding matters of software architecture and workflows.
  • Provide support for implementation, troubleshooting and maintenance of IT systems. 
  • Oversee progress of product development team to ensure consistency with agreed upon system/software architecture
  • Provide technical guidance and coaching to developers and engineers
  • Interact with customer concerning updates to software system.
  • Review project activities with Management on a periodic basis.
  • Review project-planning activities with the Project Team on a periodic and event-driven basis.

Basic Qualifications

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Business or related scientific /technical discipline, plus requires BS degree and 12 - 15 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 10 - 13 years of prior relevant experience.
  • 8 additional years of relevant experience may be substituted for degree.
  • Agile development methodologies
  • Demonstrable abilities to architect enterprise solutions based on micro services based architecture approaches
  • Demonstrable ability to utilize containerized deployments of software solutions
  • Experience working in data centers
  • Knowledge and experience with software architectures and complex systems to support product functional / non-function requirements
  • Good problem-solving and communication skills
  • Able to communicate clearly and succinctly both written and orally, and present products and ideas in a business-like manner.  
  • Experience with cloud computing environments
  • Experience with system API specifications to enable effective system-to-system communications via web technologies
  • Must be US Citizen or US Permanent Resident (Green card holder)
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a US Public Trust clearance

Preferred Qualifications

  • Doctorate in technical domain.
  • AWS Certified Solutions Architect
  • ITIL v3 certifications
  • CISSP Information Systems Security Architecture Professional (CISSIP-ISSAP)
  • EC Council Certified Network Defense Architect (CNDA)
  • Red Hat Certified Architect

External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:

Public Trust


Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:




Requisition Category:


Job Family:

Business Systems Analysis




Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit

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