Serco Virtualization/Solution Architect (development and implementation) – Reston, VA NC52148489 in Reston, Virginia

Virtualization/Solution Architect (development and implementation) – Reston, VA NC52148489Reston, VA, US

Job Description The Virtualization/Solution Architect designs and develops systems spanning across IT operations, administration, networks, infrastructure, applications, databases and service desk associated with the ACA Contract. Oversees the planning and execution of technology operational changes, support, enhancements, decommissions and maintenance to meet contractual needs. Utilizes reach back into the Corp CIO/ETSS organization to ensure the use of industry best practice based processes and procedures for managing the technology environment, as well as adherence to Serco technology standards and enterprise solutions. Consults with appropriate management staff to clarify system and program requirements, identifies problems, and determines the extent of upgrades/modifications and support required. Develops project plans and schedules, contingency plans, workflow diagrams, and maintains operational and system documentation.

Provides unique expertise in architectural system design. Designs, develops, and constructs application systems, models and high level systems architecture. Consults with clients to refine application needs. Serves as a key expert in areas of technical consulting, engineering or technical program management.

Required Skills Requires a Bachelor's Degree or equivalent in area of specialty and 10-15 years of experience with at least 3 years project management experience. Must demonstrate a solid background in enterprise level solution development and implementation of virtualization technologies. Must be able to understand business requirements, and design sound solutions to meet business needs. Must be able to provide system implementation and transition support to ensure the operations staff is trained and equipped to support the solution.

Skilled in:

- Virtual infrastructure (desktop and server)

- VMware vSphere and Horizon

- Storage virtualization

- Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop

- Nutanix hardware platforms

- System Integration

- Change Management

- Project Management

Employment Type Full time

Career Level

Job ID 52148489

Company Serco Inc. (Serco) is the Americas division of Serco Group, plc, one of the world’s leading and most admired service companies. Serco serves Federal, state and local governments, along with the Canadian government and commercial customers. We help our clients deliver vital services more efficiently, while increasing the satisfaction of their end customers. Headquartered in Reston, VA, Serco has approximately 10,000 employees with an annual revenue of $1 billion and is part of a $6 billion global business that helps transform government and public services around the world. Serco recognizes that our employees are our most valuable asset. Our successes directly relate to our employees. At Serco, we listen, respect and support our employees and through continuous training, development and information-sharing, we advance talent internally, enhancing career growth and progression which enables not only our employees to excel but enables our customers to excel as well. Our employees personally can make a difference. It is not just a job at Serco; at Serco, we offer career opportunities. We invite you to become part of our dynamic team. Serco's people share a passion for delivering ethical service, innovation, and a commitment to results. Our focus on Bringing Service to Life is more than a tagline, it’s the way we get things done, the way we talk with each other, and the way we interact and respect each other. We succeed by encouraging and generating new ideas. We trust our people to deliver. We are passionate about building innovative and successful Serco businesses. Our most powerful tool in improving performance is to instill a stimulating culture where people feel they can personally make a difference. Serco is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversifying its workforce (Race/ Color/ Sex/ Sexual Orientation/ Gender Identity/ Religion/ National Origin/ Disability/ Vets).

Functional Area IT Infrastructure

Department With a core customer set that includes Health and Human Services (HHS) and Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), the CMS business unit is focused on providing world-class, technology-enabled support services to government organizations, helping them administer health care programs to the public. They unit delivers document processing, outbound call centers, business process design and software, application verification, and benefits determination and processing. The team delivers flexible and responsive solutions to evolving and emerging needs, a deep understanding of eligibility determination, exemptions and inconsistency processes, and knowledge of existing application processing.