THE CENTECH GROUP, Inc. (CENTECH®) is seeking a Senior Solutions Architect to develop technical solutions and information technology (IT) strategies for federal government Requests for Proposals (RFPs) and Requests for Information (RFIs) responses. As a technical leader in the development of solutions for our proposals and/or our clients, you will have subject matter expertise in at least two (2) technical disciplines; telecommunications, network infrastructure, help desk, and/or software application development.
You will assist in analyzing IT requirements and the development of competitive solutions for proposal investments, which includes aiding in the development of win themes, discriminators and added value presentations. You will help to define technical solutions that will be performed by CENTECH on contracts. In collaboration with proposal stakeholders, the person in this position will develop and execute CENTECH’s technical strategies and implementation planning within your area of technical expertise. You will assist with the development and writing of technical solutions for winning bids and management of solutions to comply with all RFP and/or customer requirements. You will also work with operations and new business growth professionals on technical analyses to assess potential new acquisitions and provide input/guidance. This position is a “hands on” technical position and requires significant detailed technical experience, expertise, and ongoing knowledge of current technologies and the ability to reflect those in writing.
Work location is in Falls Church, Virginia.
Successful, verifiable track record of proposing new strategies and technologies to federal clients
Experience with IT portfolio management (analysis, infrastructure, cloud transformation, data center consolidation, application development/sustainment, etc.)
Bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering or equivalent work experience required. Master's degree preferred
Minimum of five (5) years of experience developing technical solutions for RFP responses, two (2) of which must be as a lead technical architect
Excellent systems documentation and architecture diagram skills with thorough understanding of systems architecture, engineering, administration, configuration, troubleshooting, performance tuning, preventative maintenance and security procedures
Excellent organizational, communication, writing and analytical skills; effective interpretation skills to understand RFP scope of work and customer requirements
Must possess technical expertise in two or more of the following areas: Web solutions, data center operations, help desk, network and infrastructure, software development/maintenance, telecommunications
Must be willing to provide a sample of technical writing competency
Must be able to pass a security investigation; active U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) clearance preferred
THE CENTECH GROUP, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. EOE M/F/Disabled/Veteran