The Advanced Weather Interactive Processing System (AWIPS) is
central to the ability of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric
Administration's (NOAA) National Weather Service (NWS) to predict
weather, water, and climate conditions. AWIPS provides NWS with the
means to integrate meteorological and hydrological data into a
single computer workstation.
Will lead Cloud Adoption and Migration ITA engagements; lead
planning, trade studies, architecture design, and implementation
for private / hybrid cloud for large organizations. Will drive a
fit for purpose Cloud Architecture and Design aligned with client
wider architectural principles, policies and design. Will work with
engagement leads to manage design milestones and ensure effective
design governance around key design decisions. Will work with
compliance/security to ensure that cloud adoption is managed /
governed in line with client standards and policies.
10+ years lead /architect experiences in IT industry. Must have
a proven ability to be drive cloud adoption and migration at a
detailed level across a broad range of engagement and industries.
Must have a track record of cloud migration across a number of
large-scale IT programs, taking ownership of the cloud architecture
& design activities and outputs. Must have experience in seeking
the alignment of business and IT, operating across organizational
and technology teams to adopt cutting-edge cloud technologies,
cloud services, with common approaches, delivering sustainable,
agile and re-usable solutions. Experience working with client
executives and senior management. Must be able to build strong
internal relationships. Additional qualifications include:
3+ years senior cloud architect experiences on design and
implementation of large-scale organizational cloud migration
Lead design and implementation of at least one large scale
private / hybrid cloud infrastructure which covers most cloud
Lead design and implementation of at least one major public /
GovCloud cloud project for large organizations.
Accreditation and practitioner experience of TOGAF and/or
Accreditation of popular open source private cloud technologies
and architecture and public cloud services like AWS.
Experience in one or more of the following: Solution
Architecture, Enterprise Architecture, Integration Architecture,
Data Architecture, and Development Architecture.
Must be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident and be able to pass a
background investigation to obtain a security badge to enter the
applicable government facility.
BS in computer science, related discipline, or equivalent.
ERT is VEVRAA Federal Contractor & Equal Opportunity/Affirmative
Action employer. In accordance with Title VI & VII of the Civil
Rights Act, all qualified applicants will be considered for
employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national
origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.