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United States Army Futures Command (AFC) is a United States Army command aimed at modernizing the Army. It focuses on six priorities: long-range precision fires, next-generation combat vehicle, future vertical lift platforms, a mobile & expeditionary Army network, air & missile defense capabilities, and soldier lethality. AFC's cross-functional teams (CFTs) are Futures Command's vehicle for sustainable reform of the acquisition process for the future.
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Principal Duties and Responsibilities (*Essential functions)
Serve as an Army IT Infrastructure Architect for US Army Futures Command.
Engage with key stakeholders to support the development of Systems of Systems (SoS) architecture products, processes, and policy.
Work as a member of an Integrated Product Team (IPT) to develop operational interface architectures and standards.
Incorporate Model Based Systems Engineering into Army SoS architecture development.
Analyze integrated requirements and inform program schedules for accuracy, completeness, feasibility to execute, and critical paths; provide inputs to support Integrated Master Schedule (IMS) builds.
Identify cross-cutting technical and programmatic risks (across organizational boundaries and constituent systems).
Plan, analyze, organize, and integrate the requirement for existing and new systems into a SoS capability.
Apply Systems Engineering (SE) principles within the environment in which a system or SoS will be developed and employed.
Develop high-level summary of status, reviews, and presentations of projects.
Utilize Mission Engineering principles to integrate the data gathered from stakeholder organizations into SoS Architecture products, use cases, capability views, operational views, and other architectural views using Magic Draw.
Identify, analyze, and evaluate information to support Army modernization efforts in laboratory and field environments, leading to the fielding of capabilities.
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Bachelor's degree in related technical field such as information systems, engineering, etc. or equivalent experience.
Minimum of 10 years related experience in Architecture Development.
U.S. Citizenship required. Must possess or be able to obtain/maintain a DoD clearance.
Familiarity with DoD Architecture and Frameworks (DoDAF) policy.
Experience with MagicDraw.
Must have the ability to work independently.
Master's degree preferred.
Minimum of Five years experience with MagicDraw.
Active TS/SCI security clearance.
Familiarity with Modular Open System Approach (MOSA) design principles.
Familiarity with Model Based Systems Engineering (MBSE).
Understanding of tactical communication waveforms.
Applicant selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. COLSA Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer, Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.