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    The Director, Information Technology (IT) Solutions Delivery provides executive direction and oversight of the Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA) Information Technology application development, application sustainment, enterprise architecture, information delivery services for the FAA Mission Support domain and the agency's information sharing technology sharing strategy. He/she oversees a geographically dispersed workforce of managers, information management technology specialists and support professionals responsible for the design, development, and support of technical solutions for over 47,000 IT customers across the FAA.

    Principal Responsibilities:

    • Collaborates with all IT Shared Services leadership to define and develop the IT strategy for the Agency including web, social media, and multimedia services.
      • Oversees the successful accomplishment of Solution Delivery Service organizations' business plan targets and other maintenance, and support.
    • Develops and sustains IT application services, including solution architecture, requirements, application design, testing, maintenance, and support.
      • Aligns the FAA's Solution Development Lifecycle with modern IT practices that meet FAA need.
      • Oversees the solution architecture and design, database design, prototype design and modeling.
      • Tests cycles throughout the lifecycle of the solution delivery methodology and ensures smooth transition into the production environment.
      • Develops and coordinates maintenance releases for applications.
    • Serves as the co-chair of the FAA Enterprise Architecture Board, which governs the FAA National Airspace System (NAS) and Mission Support Architectures.
      • Partners with the NextGen Director of the Office of the NAS Systems Engineering and Integration Office to ensure the FAA adheres to Federal statutory and regulatory Enterprise Architecture (EA) requirements, to align IT decisions with business and investment strategies, and to champion EA throughout the Agency.
    • Provides leadership, oversight, and guidance to the Mission Support Enterprise Architect in the execution of all EA activities including development, maintenance, enhancement, and publication of the technical standards, technical roadmap, and applicable EA documentation.
    • Directs and guides the integration and operational implementation of technology in support of FAA business processes.
    • Develops and executes the FAA Cloud strategy.
      • Directs and guides the migration of FAA applications to the Cloud. Works with other IT leaders to continue evolving the FAA’s use of Cloud capabilities that drive efficiency and resilience/availability of applications.

    Travel Required

    25% or less - The job may require up to 25% travel.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    0340 Program Management

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