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Senior Software Architect

Apply Job ID 2017-49031 Location Lexington Park, Maryland, United States Clearance Top Secret/SCI

Every day at Perspecta, we enable hundreds of thousands of people to take on our nation’s most important work.  We’re a company founded on a diverse set of capabilities and skills, bound together by a single promise: we never stop solving our nation’s most complex challenges.  Our team of engineers, analysts, developers, investigators, integrators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions.  We continually push ourselves—to respond, to adapt, to go further.  To look ahead to the changing landscape and develop new and innovative ways to serve our customers.

Perspecta works with U.S. government customers in defense, intelligence, civilian, health care, and state and local markets. Our high-caliber employees are rewarded in many ways—not only through competitive salaries and benefits packages, but the opportunity to create a meaningful impact in jobs and on projects that matter. 

Perspecta’s talented and robust workforce—14,000 strong—stands ready to welcome you to the team. Let’s make an impact together.

Perspecta is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories


- Serve as The Lead software Architect for a diverse team of engineers and technicians delivering mission-critical software in an Agile environment. - provide technical subject matter expertise and direction across all software architecture tasks. - oversee The evolution and maintenance of The CCS software architecture to ensure performance, interoperability and conformance with standards across multiple platforms. validate The architecture against requirements. provide technical direction to other functional areas to ensure timely delivery of software meeting mission requirements. - work with various vehicle and service developers to create High-quality software products containing required features and modifications. - Review and evaluate software architecture and design for adherence to Government directives, standards, and guidelines.

Required Skills, Knowledge and Qualifications - Top Secret/SCI clearance. - Bachelor’s degree in any combination of the following: Engineering (Aeronautical, Electrical, Mechanical, etc.), Physical Sciences, Computer Science, Information Systems, Mathematics, or Physics. - Ten (10) years experience as a software architect or software engineer. - Seven (7) years specific experience with architecture design, test and development to modify/improve functionality. - Must be a team player and possess a strong ability to work collaboratively with a diverse team as well as work independently with minimal supervision. - Must demonstrate experience working of Service Oriented Architecture (SOA), N-Tier architecture - Demonstrate working knowledge of Software configuration management, DevOps, Integration testing - Experience with UML, C++, JAVA - Strong written and oral communications. Desired Skills, Knowledge and Qualifications: - Masters Degree in one of the disciplines listed above. - Three (3) years recent experience developing, integrating and testing software for unmanned systems (UxS), including UAVs. - Recent systems engineering experience supporting NAVAIR or another Navy enterprise partner. - Experience using Model Based Systems Engineering (MBSE) approaches. - Knowledge of and experience with the UCS standard.

Thank you for your interest in Perspecta. We are excited about our company and look forward to welcoming new employees to our talented team. Perspecta was recently formed through the combination of DXC Technology’s U.S. Public Sector business with Vencore and KeyPoint.

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