Join ICES on a new contract impacting national security as
an Expert Systems Architect These positions are located
in St. Louis, MO. All positions require an
active/current TS/SCI security clearance and be
willing and able to pass an additional polygraph as
As an Expert Systems Architect, specific responsibilities
include, but are not limited to:
Duties: Lead all changes to the GEA as they pertain to SAM
Tools, as well as all Enterprise tools that interface with SAM
Tools, on behalf of the SAM Office.
Support deployment of upgrades and new features of SAM Tools.
Create application documentation, architecture diagrams, how-to
guides, SOPs, and other deliverables for both training and tool
maintenance. Provide training to government via briefing and
informal training session.
Guide and assist Government in directing architects in the
development, maintenance, and documentation of the GEA, ensuring
alignment to NGA Strategy and CONOPs.
Interface with leadership-level GEA government representatives
on behalf of the SAM Office.
Provide technical expertise and leadership enabling NGA to make
informed, data-driven decisions and trade-offs between competing
Oversee and coordinate the work of Senior-, Mid-, and
Junior-level Systems Architect contractors.
Assist SAM Deputy Division Chief with the engineering of SAM
Tools consistent with current and future NGA IT Architecture.
Required Qualifications: Master’s degree or higher in Computer
Science, Information Technology, Management Information Systems, or
related STEM degree.
Demonstrated expert level experience in government or industry
in relevant work areas including: Enterprise Architecture, Solution
Architecture, Data Architecture, Department of Defense Architecture
Framework (DoDAF), or Intelligence Community’s (IC) Program
Architecture Guidance (PAG).
Demonstrated expert level experience in government and/or
industry software procurement and management relevant work
Desired Qualifications: Demonstrated expert level experience
with MBSE, processes, tools and languages.
Possess Federated Enterprise Architect Certifications: Certified
Possess a National Defense University, College of Information
and Cyberspace, Enterprise Architecture Certification
Demonstrated experience architecting solutions using
structured/unstructured Big Data, AAA technologies, and Cloud Based
technologies such as: Service Orientated Architecture (SOA),
On-demand self-service, Broad network access, Resource pooling,
Rapid elasticity, Measured Service, Software as a Service (SaaS),
Platform as a Service (PaaS), Infrastructure as a Service