Cybersecurity Solution Architect

Herndon, Virginia, United States - Remote

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Avint is seeking a motivated, career, and customer-oriented Enterprise Architect Senior to join our team in the Reston, VA area to provide unparalleled support to multiple federal agencies through the Continuous Diagnostics & Mitigation (CDM) Program. The CDM Program is a high-profile, high-visibility, cybersecurity modernization and risk management program where you can contribute innovative solutions and consult with many different federal agencies to enhance their Information Assurance (IA) programs and continuous monitoring capabilities. The Enterprise Architect Senior provides all the necessary technical expertise to architect and design cyber security enterprise solutions into a Federal Agency’s overarching enterprise. This position ensures effective execution of all architecture tasks with the agency assigned cyber security projects. The position is also responsible for providing thought leadership for our clients while providing technical oversight for solution deployment engagements. The position performs a critical role in understanding DHS strategic and programmatic needs, proposing effective enterprise IT solutions, and consistently providing high-level customer service. The position will interface regularly with Project Control, Customer Success and Agency Advocacy Managers, and PMO Manager, as well as our Strategy, Transition and Operations teams to assist in resolving issues, improving processes, and increasing productivity. Enterprise Architect Seniors are assigned to 1 or more Federal agencies as required.


  • Lead the technical engagements to assess client business and technical objectives, determine deliverables, evaluate risk and execute projects effectively
  • Lead the development of cyber security architecture and designs of enterprise IT COTS security solutions into geographically dispersed data centers
  • Align standards, frameworks and security with overall business and technology strategy
  • Conduct design and discovery workshops with multiple stakeholders
  • Create solutions that balance business requirements with information and cyber security requirements
  • Requirements

    Minimum of 5 years of enterprise IT Architecture experience and a minimum of 10 years of hands-on enterprise IT engineering experience for a total of 15 years of experience

    • Experience implementing multiple types of technical solutions using COTS security tools in complex and heterogeneous IT data centers that are geographically dispersed.
    • Must be able to clearly articulate your experience in:

    1. Architecting, designing, engineering, integrating, configuring, and deploying COTS solutions into data centers

    2. Understanding of Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity Planning and their impacts to technical designs

    3. Understanding of 2 or more of these IT/Security functions; asset management, vulnerability management, identity and access management, network protections, and data protection.

    4. Leading enterprise IT solution activities from cradle to grave

    5. Understanding the data sets or information provided by COTS tools in support of the needs of the organization

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience architecting or engineering within Fed/CIV, DOD, or Intel
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience supporting an ISSO/ISSM in the development of Security
  • Authorization requirements by providing technical expertise of system implementation.

    Includes providing technical evidence in support of A&A processes. Includes experience

    with NIST RMF.

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience performing or assisting in the analysis of enterprise IT logs, data, and/or information preferably in Security Operations.
  • Must be able to speak to emerging cybersecurity, Cloud, or other IT technology trends
  • Benefits

    Joining Avint is a win-win proposition! You will feel the personal touch of a small business and receive BIG business benefits. From competitive salaries, full health, a unique 401K plan, and generous PTO and Federal Holidays.

    Additionally, we encourage every Avint employee to further their professional development. To assist you in achieving your goals, we offer reimbursement for courses, exams, and tuition. Interested in a class, conference, program, or degree? Avint will invest in YOU and your professional development!

    Avint is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.

    Tags: Cloud DoD Monitoring NIST Risk management Strategy Vulnerability management

    Perks/benefits: 401(k) matching Career development Health care

    Regions: Remote/Anywhere North America
    Country: United States
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