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Job #: R-00051562
Location: Vienna, VA
Category: Systems Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: Yes, 100%
Clearance: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Health

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Job Description:

Leidos is seeking an Architect in the Vienna, VA area to work onsite supporting Telehealth on the DHMSM contract. The DHMSM program provides modernization of Electronic Health Record (EHR) capabilities for the Department of Defense. The Leidos Partnership for Defense Health (LPDH) is seeking candidates for the engineering team to define, implement, deploy and sustain new capabilities for the MHS GENESIS system of solutions.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Leadership of software solution architecture across the engineering lifecycle (analyze, design, build, test, deploy, support) for a large scale software implementation

  • Leadership for the introduction of new capabilities and the enhancement or troubleshooting of existing capabilities

  • Ability to understand/learn new technologies when encountered

  • Recommend design patterns, develop detailed designs, executive briefings, data flow diagrams, and other architectural design and development documentation.

  • Architect the integration of commercial products with custom developed software solutions to meet functional requirements while working within the constraints of the client’s IT and cyber infrastructure

  • Daily communication with the Product Manager, Product Owner, other architects, the DevOps lead, Application development Lead, Cyber Lead, and supporting network and application security teams

  • Lead the Scrum of Scrums bi-weekly activities

  • Lead and participate in backlog grooming activities

  • Work independently within a matrixed organization

Basic Qualifications

  • BS Degree and 8-12 years of prior relevant experience.

  • US Citizen with ability to obtain and maintain a Security Clearance. Federal Government requirement.

  • Must be able to thrive in a high-paced, continuously evolving environment; attention to detail and meticulous documentation skills required.

  • Experience with Agile software methodologies (i.e.:SAFe), architecting software solutions within cloud environments (i.e.: AWS, Azure), and implementing Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery (CI/CD) pipelines (Git, Nexus)

  • Experience with software application architecture design, deployment, migration, and sustainment

  • Experience in public, hybrid, and government cloud modeling.

  • Technical knowledge with hands-on experience

  • Documentation of data flows and creation of system diagrams (e.g., DoDAF, TOGAF, UAF)

  • Ensuring project compliance with corporate/program technical guidelines

  • Strong verbal and written communications skills, with an ability to express complex technical concepts in business terms

  • Demonstrating leadership skills and possessing a track record across various life-cycle phases (cross-functional experience highly desirable)

  • Strong analytical, problem-solving, and conceptual skills

  • Organizational acumen, strong interpersonal skills; ability to communicate and persuade at all management levels and thrive in a cross-functional environment

  • Requirements interpretation and decomposition

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with EHR system infrastructure architecture and implementation

  • Kubernetes, Docker, and other containerization technologies

  • HashiCorp (Vault, Consul, Terraform) technologies

  • OpenStack implementations

  • Interface design, HL7, and other health IT standards

  • Cybersecurity implementations

  • Identity and access management

Desired Certifications (or willing to achieve):

  • Leidos Solution Architect

  • SAFe or other Agile certification

  • Cloud Architect

External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:

Yes, 100%

Clearance Level Required:



Yes, 10% of the time

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Systems Engineering

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About Leidos

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 38,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Va., Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $11.09 billion for the fiscal year ended January 3, 2020. For more information, visit

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