Job Location: VA - Chantilly
Regional Description: Southeast
Job Number: 00522476 00522476_en
Organization: Accenture Federal Services
Location: Chantilly, VA
Accenture Federal Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture LLP, is a U.S. company that helps clients transform bold ideas into breakthrough outcomes. We serve every cabinet-level department and 30 of the largest federal organizations. Our 9,000 dedicated colleagues and change makers work with clients at the heart of the nation's priorities in defense, intelligence, public safety, civilian and health to make a difference for the people they employ, serve, and protect.
The Senior Network Architect or SNA will lead the definition, design and documentation of the client’s network environment and will lead efforts to develop new and updated architectural models and changes that better align the client’s existing network resources and future investments to its mission and business objectives. The client’s current network technologies and architecture are overly complex, are not adequately reliable, and require senior engineer skillsets for routine operations and changes; this is the main business and mission issue the client has charged a new architecture team with remedying.
The SNA will propose new architectural models/changes and network resource realignments that enable the client to reduce network complexity where practical and necessary and that would improve network availability and survivability. The SNA will assist the architecture team lead with prioritization of the team’s analysis, documentation, and design activities. As urgent operational issues are identified throughout team efforts, the SNA must support escalation to the client’s senior leadership and suggest a priority.
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