AWS Architect

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Date: May 22, 2023

Location: McLean, VA, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services strives to hire exceptional, innovative and passionate individuals who want to grow with us. If you want to be part of an inclusive, adaptable, and forward-thinking organization, apply now.

We are currently seeking a AWS Architect to join our team in McLean, Virginia (US-VA), United States (US).

NTT DATA is currently seeking an Applications Architect to join our IRS EDOS team in Washington, DC.


The Application Architect will help design major aspects of the application architecture, including components such as user interface, middleware and infrastructure.  Additional responsibilities are as follows:

  • Provide technical insight of their efforts to the application development team, perform design and code reviews.
  • Ensure that uniform enterprise wide application design standards are taken into consideration.
  • Collaborate with other stakeholders to ensure the architecture is aligned with IRS business requirements.
  • Ensure compliance with development and usability standards.
  • Ensure that technical decisions align with IRS and other applicable government policies, procedures, and requirements.
  • Plan and facilitate discovery of business requirements and document in the form of a vision statement, business objectives, goals, and success criteria.
  • Plan and facilitate Design Thinking workshops with business and technical stakeholders to ideate potential solutions and select high potential solutions for further analysis.
  • Plan and facilitate discovery of functional and non-functional requirements and document in the form of epics, featues, stories, wireframes, business rules, and acceptance criteria. Facilitate the decomposition of epics into valuable features.
  • Understand technical Enabler work on the Architecture Runway and help to communicate to Business Stakeholders.
  • Communicate customer needs to development teams through personas, empathy maps, journey maps, story maps, and other artifacts.
  • Manage a Team's backlog by ensuring stories are prioritized, estimated, and ready. Support development team during build by addressing issues, questions and maintaining the conceptual and technical integrity of the solution within the greater Product vision.
  • Contribute content, and assists with preparation for release planning (or PI Planning).


Required Skills:

  • 10 years' experience architecting systems for the Federal Government.
  • 3 yrs experience in Agile software development.
  • 3 yrs of experience with AWS Cloud Azure.
  • Possess AWS certifications.
  • Must be a US Citizen

About NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services is a global business and IT services provider specializing in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services. We are part of the NTT family of companies, a partner to 85 % of the Fortune 100.

NTT DATA Services is an equal opportunity employer and considers all applicants without regarding to race, color, religion, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment for all employees. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, please inform your recruiter so that we may connect you with the appropriate team.

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