• Systems Architect

    Location US-MD-Columbia
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(11/1/2018 1:09 PM)
    Job ID
    # Positions
    Experience (Years)
    Systems Engineering
  • Overview

    WOOD is currently hiring a Systems Engineer to join our team in Columbia, MD. The Systems Engineer will support the customer's organization in the development, integration and analysis of the Enterprise Architecture (EA) , focusing on capability-based analysis at the system of system, end to end, and family of systems levels.


    • Develop and maintain the customer, FEAF and IC EA compliant architecture artifacts, utilizing architecture modeling tools to ensure integrated architecture
    • Perform assessments of acquisition architectures for compliance and consistency with Agency-level EA in support of customer processes
    • Collaborate with operational/technical SMEs and customer 's personnel to identify architecture gaps, overlaps and inefficiencies, and develop recommendations for changes to improve enterprise architecture
    • Collaborate with customer personnel to identify tools/technologies, data models, data analytics, and reporting/visualization approaches to assist Government leaders and technologists with architectural data-driven decision-making


    **All Candidates must have a TS/SCI clearance with a Polygraph

    • Ten (10) years' systems engineering experience
    • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Systems Engineering or a related discipline
      • A Master's degree or PhD may be substituted for two (2) years of experience
    • At least three (3) years of demonstrated experience in Architectural Framework or Federal Enterprise Architectural Framework (FEAF)
    • An understanding of data architecture approaches (e.g., DODAF, Zachman, UAF, TOGAF, JARM, etc.), industry standards and best practices (e.g., DMBOK)
    • Familiarity with the use and operation of Enterprise Architecture tools (e.g. System Architect, Magic Draw, Cameo Enterprise Architecture, SPARX, IBM Rhapsody, CORE, or Power Designer Architecture Tool Suites)
    • Successful candidates will be detail oriented and exhibit strong organization skills; must have strong interpersonal and communication skills, including demonstrated ability to comfortably interact with all levels of organization management while operating in a dynamic environment with minimal supervision

    Individual Capabilities Desired:

    • Knowledge of modeling approaches: System Modeling Language (SysML), Unified Modeling Language (UML), or Business Modeling
    • Familiarity with IC acquisition lifecycles, software development methodologies, information security engineering concepts, cloud computing methodologies and/or SOA-enabling technologies
    • INCOSEE, ITIL, PMP< SAFe, Security+ Lean Six Sigma, or similar certifications


    WOOD Consulting Services is headquartered in Fulton, Maryland with an office in Washington, DC. WOOD embraces a simple philosophy… take care of our people and they will take care of our customers. We seek to hire and retain high caliber-talent to meet the needs of our customers with excellent services. For over 20 years, WOOD has followed that philosophy and built a reputation as reliable mission-enablers helping U.S. agencies achieve mission success.


    WOOD is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.


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