Lead Technical Enterprise Architect

Job Locations US-VA-Sterling
Job ID 2021-2325
# of Openings


We are starting a very large new program with the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and would love to have you join us! If you are solution-oriented, thrive in a fast-paced, agile environment, then come work for a company that ranked as a Washington Post Top Workplace for 5 out of the last 6 years!

At REI Systems, our work makes a difference in the lives of millions of people every day. We believe that teams comprised of intelligent, creative, and dedicated individuals can move a customer's mission forward. We're looking to hire leaders who can support and focus their team's talent to pursue impactful solutions based on technology.

Position is being offered remotely or onsite in Sterling, VA once restrictions have been lifted.

"REI Systems is an Equal Opportunity Employer (Minority/Female/Disability/Vet)"


Key Result Areas and Activities:

  • Crafting assessments of alternatives to determine best-fit components for an IT team to meet business functional needs.
  • Experience with system modernization projects in which business capabilities previously provided by a legacy system are re-developed on a new platform or technology.
  • Hands on experience in business architecture, business modeling and systems engineering
  • Hands on experience with multiple business architecture frameworks (DoDAF, TOGAF, UPDM, SYSML or UAF)
  • Experience as a technical liaison between business and technology staff, helping translate user and business needs into an understandable architecture for developers.
  • Knowledge of cloud-based solutions and a strong understanding of service-based solutions.
  • Understanding of project delivery using Agile or iterative software development methodologies.
  • Writing white papers and providing thought leadership to a broader community in a specific technical area.
  • Experience coordinating and managing senior level technologists.


Work Experience:

  • Experience in FDA is strongly desired
  • Program delivery experience in a multi-platform team environment
  • Leadership experience in software development or analytic teams
  • Sales experience in the U.S. Federal, State, and Local public sector
  • Exceptional communications in writing, oral, and presentation/briefing styles.
  • Minimum of 10 years of experience in large scale system modernization, business architecture, business modeling and systems engineering.
  • Minimum of 5 years working experience in government or industry with Architecture tools
  • Familiarity with DoDAF, UPDM, SYSML or UAF
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering, or related field (Master's degree is a plus)


Employees voted REI Systems a Washington Post Top Workplace in 2015, 2016, 2018, 2020, and 2021!


REI Systems has delivered innovative solutions that empower people and impact millions of lives since 1989. Our 600 problem-solving technologists and consultants are passionate about modernizing the government to fulfill its missions more effectively. Our customers include healthcare, national security, science and technology, and government operations in the federal, state, local, and non-profit sectors. We take a Mindful Modernization® approach in providing Application Modernization, Government Data Analytics, Grants Management Systems, Saas, and Advisory Services. Delivering domain expertise, best-fit technologies through agile execution, and a commitment to customer service is the REI Way. Learn more, visit www.reisystems.com.


REI Systems is an Equal Opportunity Employer



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