ShorePoint is a cybersecurity services firm with a focus on high-profile, high-threat private and public-sector customers who demand experience and proven security models to protect their data. We are seeking Enterprise Architects who have experience architecting and designing cybersecurity enterprise solutions into an overarching enterprise  for the federal market. This is a unique opportunity to shape the growth, development and culture of an exciting and emerging company in the cybersecurity market.

 This position ensures effective execution of all architecture tasks with the agency assigned cyber security projects. The Enterprise Architect is also responsible for providing thought leadership for our clients while providing technical oversight for solution deployment engagements. The Enterprise Architect performs a critical role in understanding DHS strategic and programmatic needs, proposing effective enterprise IT solutions, and consistently providing high-level customer service. The position will interface regularly with Project Control, Customer Success and Agency Advocacy Managers, and PMO Manager, as well as our Strategy, Transition and Operations teams to assist in resolving issues, improving processes, and increasing productivity.


Roles and Responsibilities

  • Lead the technical engagements to assess client business and technical objectives, determine deliverables, evaluate risk and execute projects effectively
  • Lead the development of cyber security architecture and designs of enterprise IT COTS security solutions into geographically dispersed data centers
  • Align standards, frameworks and security with overall business and technology strategy
  • Conduct design and discovery workshops with multiple stakeholders
  • Create solutions that balance business requirements with information and cyber security requirements
  • Identify security design gaps in existing and proposed architectures and recommend changes or enhancements
  • Ensure that mapping of data elements provided by COTS products to the Logical Data Model
  • Ensure that designs are effective in delivering cyber security data & information to multiple dashboard
  • Ensure DHS CDM policies and procedures are followed via audits and other inspection mechanisms.
  • Lead and/or support the development of solution product costs for procurement
  • Work internally to develop strategic plans for architecture, engineering, integration, and dashboard
  • Provide reporting and feedback to senior management as required
  • Document, manage, and report on project risks and opportunities
  • Assist in rectifying issues and improving service in faltering/failing projects

Required Skills

  • Minimum of 4 years of experience architecting or engineering within Fed/CIV, DOD, or Intel
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience supporting an ISSO/ISSM in the development of Security Authorization requirements by providing technical expertise of system implementation. Includes providing technical evidence in support of A&A processes. Includes experience with NIST RMF
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience performing or assisting in the analysis of enterprise IT logs, data, and/or information preferably in Security Operations
  • Must be able to speak to emerging cybersecurity, Cloud, or other IT technology trends
  • Experience collaborating with Agencies to mature operational processes, reduce redundancies, and develop innovative solutions
  • Experience understanding organizational needs, proposing solutions, and managing project execution efforts designed to deliver overall program benefits for Government Agencies
  • Experience collaborating with US Government Agencies, state or local governments, or commercial entities to develop IT service program maturity in accordance with Federal IT mandates and best practices
  • Strong experience in ensuring customer satisfaction, problem resolution, and risk management on several medium to large projects
  • Experience in conducting assessments of an Enterprise by reviewing technical documentations, conducting interviews and workshops to identify gaps and developing a tailored solution is highly desired
  • Demonstrated experience in security solution design using existing and emerging technologies to achieve enterprise solutions

Desired Skills

  • Microsoft Applications (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)
  • JIRA experience
  • Ability to present to senior leadership and the client

Education Requirement

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred

Years of Experience Requirement

  • Minimum of 2 years of enterprise IT Architecture experience and a minimum of 8 years of hands-on enterprise IT engineering experience for a total of 10 years of experience

Certification Requirement

  • Certifications such as CISSP, CCIE, CCSP, Security+, CCNP Security, CCNA Security, CISA, VCP, GSE, SCNA, GCIH, and/or GLSC are highly desired


  • Reston, VA

Security Clearance

  • Able to obtain and maintain a DHS Suitability/Entry on Duty (EOD)
  • Active Secret or Top Secret clearance desired

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