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Federal - IT Enterprise Architect Manager

Bethesda, MD 20814

Organization: Accenture Federal Services

Location: Silver Spring, MD

Accenture Federal Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture LLP, is a U.S. company with offices in Arlington, Virginia. Accenture's federal business has served every cabinet-level department and 30 of the largest federal organizations. Accenture Federal Services transforms bold ideas into breakthrough outcomes for clients at defense, intelligence, public safety, civilian and military health organizations.

We believe that great outcomes are everything. Its what drives us to turn bold ideas into breakthrough solutions. By combining digital technologies with what works across the worlds leading businesses, we use agile approaches to help clients solve their toughest problems fastthe first time. So, you can deliver what matters most.

Count on us to help you embrace new ways of working, building for change and put customers at the core. A wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture, we bring over 30 years of experience serving the federal government, including every cabinet-level department. Our 7,200 dedicated colleagues and change makers work with our clients at the heart of the nations priorities in defense, intel, public safety, health and civilian to help you make a difference for the people you employ, serve and protect.

Join Accenture
and help transform leading organizations and communities around the world. The
sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements, in conjunction with the
way we collaborate, operate and deliver value, provides an unparalleled
opportunity to grow and advance. Choose Accenture and make delivering
innovative work part of your extraordinary career.

People in our
Client Delivery & Operations career track drive delivery and capability
excellence through the design, development and/ or delivery of a solution,
service, capability or offering. They grow into delivery-focused roles, and can
progress within their current role, laterally or upward. We partner with our
clients to help transform their data into an Appreciating Business Asset.

We are currently seeking a motivated, career and client-facing Enterprise Architect to begin an exciting and challenging career with Accenture Federal Systems.

As the Enterprise Architect, you will develop as-is and future-state Enterprise Architectures; Establish and articulate a EA governance framework to guide and measure cost, schedule and performance of strategic IT initiatives in alignment with business objectives; Employ the use of architecture standards to develop key technology artifacts; Collaborate with stakeholders to socialize and refine the future-state architecture to maximize usability and accuracy; Manage a subcontractor team of architects and maintain overall alignment to progress the EA Framework, IT Strategy and Roadmap, Support program management operations and running large, strategic IT initiatives; Develop collaboration/ governance models and set up Architecture Review Board; Build templates, and facilitate / coordinate work among team members; Lead meetings/ facilitate workshops/define approach to improve quality of decision making on IT investments; Analyze system / technical requirements to ensure they are in line with the Agencies Enterprise Architecture plan; Support Agency's efforts to define and design technology solutions to meet its business objectives. Support implementation of technology solutions and report on delivery commitments to ensure solutions are implemented as expected and to agreed timeframes.


+ BS in Engineering,
Computer Science, Information Systems or equivalent and 5 years of experience with EA governance frameworks, costs, schedules and performance of strategic IT initiatives

Additional/Preferred Experience:

+ Strong organizational skills and the ability to independently execute work tasks in a rapidly changing, fast-paced environment

+ Must possess a strong attention to detail and written and communications skills with the ability to interface with different personalities in a range of positions, including many at very senior levels

+ Life Sciences IT Strategy experience; Understanding of CDER regulatory review processes

An active security clearance or the ability to obtain one may be required for this role.

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).

Accenture is a Federal Contractor and an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

Equal Employment Opportunity

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.


Posted: 2019-08-14 Expires: 2019-09-13

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