Blackwatch International Corporation (Blackwatch), a small business founded in 2010, provides world-wide mission critical services to the Defense, Intelligence and Law Enforcement communities. We’re headquartered in McLean, VA with satellite offices located in Carmichael, CA and O’Fallon, Ill. Additional work locations include: Europe and the Middle East.
Information Technology Cyber Security
Translation and Interpretation Intelligence
Telecom Continuity of Operations Plan (COOP)
- Design, document and maintain logical models to capture the information required to describe the enterprise architecture; - Implement the models in the different tools to form a consistent integrated architecture repository; - Migrate, link and merge data across different tools; - Design and implement complex queries across the tools to support the production and the exploitation of the information in the architecture; - Design, implement and maintain complex visual and tabular reports based on the data contained in the toolset; - Design, implement and maintain dedicated front-ends to facilitate data capture; - Maintain concurrent configuration control over the evolution of the architecture - Perform system administration duties to ensure the toolset’s availability, integrity and confidentiality; - Design and document engineering processes that are consistent with and that exploit the integrated toolset - Support internal and external technical reviews with stakeholders (e.g. Nations).
- A Master of Science (MSc) degree in electrical engineering, physics, operations research, computer science or other relevant scientific or engineering discipline at a nationally recognized/certified University and 2 years post-related experience; - Or a Bachelor of Science (BSc) degree in electrical engineering, physics, operations research, computer science or other relevant scientific or engineering discipline at a nationally recognized/certified University with 4 years post related experience; - Or exceptionally, the lack of a degree may be compensated by a lower academic qualification combined with the demonstration of particular abilities or experience of relevance to this post, such as programmed management qualifications and experience, or with a military experience in the related subject; - minimum of 10 years of experience in data modelling and in developing and maintaining the data structures for enterprise architectures; - extensive experience in using common enterprise architecture and requirements management tools such as System Architect, DOORS, Troux, Enterprise Architect; - Knowledge of database design, management, administration and exploitation; - Extensive knowledge of the MS Office suite, its support for automation (e.g. VBA, Visio shapesheets) and its use in an enterprise environment; - Knowledge of architectural frameworks such as TOGAF and modelling frameworks such as NAF, DoDAF and ArchiMate - Experience in web design over MS SharePoint, including server and client side scripting; - Experience in data mining, business intelligence and data visualization; - Knowledge in the development and maintenance of a system of systems architecture, and in requirements specification/management processes and tools. - Desirable Experience and Education: - Knowledge of NATO or National air and missile defense operational aspects. - Knowledge of the NATO organization and responsibilities, including ACO and ACT. - Knowledge of Static and Deployable Communications Networks; - Knowledge of System of Systems Cyber Security and Safety - Prior experience of working in an international environment comprising both military and civilian elements. - Knowledge of Service Oriented Architecture and Web Services related standards - Knowledge of the ACCS, Bi-SC AIS, NATO General Purpose Communications Systems (NGCS) and their requirements formulation and implementation processes.
Blackwatch is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V.