Leidos' Veterans Health is seeking a highly collaborative technical and business professional for the role of Enterprise Digitization Solution Architect. This position is expected to be remote with roughly 25% travel.
The candidate must be a tactical and strategic leader of supporting technical and business teams in creating competitive and compelling enterprise technology solutions that will result in delivery of innovative solutions as well as expansion into new areas to support business growth. Candidate should have demonstrated expertise in IT; communications; systems architecture; engineering, and integration; along with the ability to apply this expertise across a broad portfolio of IT systems, software, and infrastructure solutions. The Solutions Architect may function as a chief engineer, a solutions strategist, or external-facing thought leader as business needs dictate.
• Assist or lead capture strategy development, including the creation and marketing of discriminating value propositions.
• Creation of innovative architectures and solutions in support of major capture efforts and business objectives within the core including proposed staffing model, business base, as well as in strategic expansion areas, while balancing these solutions against cost, schedule, function, quality, and other business considerations.
• Creation of white papers, proposals, and briefings, demonstrating the thought leadership capabilities of the organization, as well as supporting various marketing and business development efforts through customer interaction.
• Assist in further development of systems capabilities within the business.
• Support program management and business development reviews, and assist in improving performance of projects as required.
• Develop positive relationships with the clients, subcontractors, employees and other project stakeholders.
• Provide directional leadership and IT architectural expertise to SMS and sub-contractor technical teams to ensure requirements are elaborated and met as services are delivered.
• Be extremely data driven and drive/track program execution and delivery excellence based on measurable metrics by working closely with all internal and external stakeholders.
• Knowledge in areas such as:
- claims automation and adjudication
- Optical Character Recognition (OCR)
- Data Discovery
- Enterprise content management
- Mail handling
- Centralized printing fulfillment.
• Understanding of the digitization industry and market.
• Current technologies utilized within BPO applications for scanning
• Machine learning for automated document identification
• Ability to lead the architecture in design, usability, workflow, implementation, integration, deployment, optimization and management of enterprise digitization projects.
• Strong knowledge of system security, compliance and audit to ensure sufficient architecture of Digitized solution deployment to protect the systems, data and other information assets.
• Ability to negotiate operational and administrative procedures and standards with Enterprise Digitization and Printing / Fulfillment vendors to meet or exceed defined Service Level Agreements (SLA) for client programs.
• Assists in post-implementation continuous-improvement efforts to enhance performance and provide increased functionality.
• Researches and evaluates emerging technology, industry and market trends to assist in project development and/or operational support activities.
• Leadership skills in migration methodologies and techniques to ensure successfully deployment of Enterprise Digitization products in large regulated enterprise environments.
• Ability to coordinate interface design and implementation activities while using strong communication skills to play a key part in overall project design and implementation activities of Enterprise Digitization solutions.
• Excellent relationship building skills while maintaining a high level of professionalism.
• The Solutions Architect will have demonstrated expertise with Federal and Commercial clients in shaping, bidding, winning, and performing on systems integration opportunities, along with in-depth experience developing and implementing complex system architectures and technologies that enable networked operations.
• Ability to interact effectively with all levels of personnel.
• Possess strong project management skills, with attention to detail.
• The successful candidate will also possess excellent interpersonal skills, strong oral and written communication skills, as well as presentation, facilitation, and team building skills.
Education and / or Experience:
• Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college in Computer Science or a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education.
• 12+ years previous Information Systems and Technical experience including 5+ years of project management experience.
• Exposure to federal healthcare applications, platforms, standards and experience with federal healthcare systems and processes is preferred.
• Knowledge of VA Authorization To Operate and FISMA/FedRamp framework including experience with NIST 800-53 Rev4 security controls and assessments.
• Experience with Veterans Administration (VA) operations, workflows, systems, application, etc. is HIGHLY desired.
• Requires US Citizen or US Person (Green Card Holder) with the ability to obtain a site clearance.