Senior STAG Member

Location: Washington, DC, United States
Date Posted: 05-22-2018
Senior STAG Member (Consultant – Senior IT Strategy)

Seeking a highly motivated Senior IT Consultant to support the customers objectives of:
• Program Objective One (POI) is to support the inventory of the customer’s current IT capabilities, data management, and strategic vision, and develop and recommend options for optimization, elimination, or replacement, ensuring that the customer’s architecture and solutions meet the needs of both current and future requirements.
• Program Objective Two (P02) is to provide insight into disruptive and changing technologies to maintain customer's position as a technical leader through the efficient and agile adoption of cutting edge solutions from industry, academia, and government, balancing technical innovation and security requirements to make the customer a premier agency
• Program Objective Three (P03) is to work with the prime contractor to identify strategies and methods that broaden and develop CIO and Agency culture to adopt future technologies and methodologies, championing IT initiatives throughout the Agency and developing an engaged and educated workforce willing to and capable of implementing and taking full advantage of emerging technologies and initiatives. Some program specific responsibilities include:
• Provide proven ability to regularly co-author thought leadership.
• Provide an outside government perspective that will broaden the CIO outlook on future IT threats and opportunities and their effects on tomorrow's mission.
• Support clients and customers to assess their needs, provide information or assistance, resolve their problems, or satisfy their expectations, know about available products and services and be committed to providing quality products and services.
• Perform or evaluate market research and trends, conditions, and technological advances as they apply to the program.
• Assist in program governance criteria and oversight on multiple award, multiple task order efforts. Assist with the planning, preparing, and maintaining of current acquisition plans and overall program office acquisition administration functions to include program control and tracking. Individual must possess the senior IT consultant and advisory skills to accommodate the requirements as described above. Highly evolved IT analytic capabilities and understanding of the customer environment are necessary for this positions supported by a history of excellent reporting and presentation of analysis results.
• Experience in evaluating, testing, acquiring and implementing future IT technologies and concepts
• Knowledge of DIA's mission, organization and methods of operations Individual should have skills in one of the following areas:
o Enterprise Architects – Mapping/Design of Applications, Networks, Infrastructure, to Be/Future State,
o Systems Engineers – Tech Assessments, As-is analysis, network modeling and simulations o Cloud Architects/Engineers – Support/implementation of hybrid cloud migrations
o Tech Analysts – The “doers” of the team that would support the Architects/Engineers with documentation and other various needs
o Visualization Expert (Dashboard/Metrics) – team is leaning on bleeding edge technologies and “newer” ways to display information (e.g. using holograms for presentations).

KEY WORDS and EXPERIENCE should include: Fog Computing, Inevitable Architecture, Network Modeling (OpNet), and/or Hybrid Cloud Strategy

TO and LCat Requirements: Requires Bachelor’s degree in a related field with at least 20 years of experience providing senior-level technical expertise for projects of similar size, scope, and complexity; 4 years of experience may be substituted for a degree

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled
Lauren Newton
SoundWay Consulting, Inc.
Office:  571-210-0624, ext 120
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