CACI International Solutions Architect in Aurora, Colorado

Job Description

What You’ll Get to Do:

  • Collaborate with developers, operations integrators, users and the customer to understand mission needs, build a responsive vision, identify innovative solutions and define and develop requirements

  • Demonstrate existing capabilities and prototypes to potential customers

  • Support the program’s business development needs through white papers, ROMs and proposals that address customer needs

  • Engage with product development teams during design, creation, and test phases to ensure that new capabilities satisfy end-user needs

  • Identify technical and bureaucratic roadblocks early and eliminate them before encountered by the technical staff

  • Monitor and report status on budget, schedule and scope

  • Create contract deliverables such as briefings and reports that effectively communicate accomplishments and lessons learned to stakeholders

More About the Role:

  • Mission engineer tasked with managing one or more projects.

  • Primary POC to address customer and development questions, concerns, and requirements

  • Create mission engineering stories for release planning, every 3 months

  • Prioritize backlog

  • Monitor development progress through sprint planning, sprint reviews, scrums, and engagement with individual developers

  • Attend monthly program management reviews to provide project status, discuss issues and demonstrate achievements

  • Collaborate with others to imagine and create innovative new capabilities during Hackathons

  • Collaborate with others to develop customer requests for white papers, ROMs and proposals

  • Maintain awareness of IC initiatives to support vision-casting and strengthening of the program’s competitive position

You’ll Bring These Qualifications:

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Understanding of software and systems engineering principles

  • Familiarity with agile development methodologies

  • A bias toward action on behalf of user needs

  • Value for honesty and transparency with team members and customers

  • Typically has a University Degree (BA/BS) or equivalent experience and minimum 5 years of related work experience.

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

  • Small to medium project management experience

  • An understanding of the IC’s TCPED process and how to reduce friction for users

  • Familiarity with a variety of geo-spatial data types, data fusion, and analytic methodologies

  • Familiarity with REST services, cloud computing (esp. Amazon Web Services), and database storage technologies

Additional BITS Information:

Not to mention BITS benefits are quite unique. Basically, BITS benefits equate to 50% of salary on TOP of your base salary. The first part is a tax-qualified profit sharing retirement plan to which BITS annually contributes up to 25% of your base salary (not in excess of applicable IRS limits) to your retirement account under the plan. The second part consists of BITS' Individual Benefit Account Plan (the IBA), which is used for premiums, medical reimbursements, dependent care, education and BITS' Paid Time Off (PTO) Policy. Both components of the BITS benefit package are paid for by BITS in addition to your base salary and potential performance bonuses.

We believe in healthy home/ work balance; both our locations offer a wide variety of activities to balance with your work life. Check us out at DACOHP

What We Can Offer You:

  • We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.

  • Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.

  • We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.

  • We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.

  • For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.

Job Location


CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.