How much does a Hardware Architect make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Hardware Architect in the United States is $105 as of April 26, 2022, but the salary range typically falls between $90 and $120. Hourly rate can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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What is a Hardware Architect?

(In the automation and engineering environments, the hardware engineer or architect encompasses the electronic engineering and electrical engineering fields, with subspecialities in analog, digital, or electromechanical systems.) The hardware systems architect or Hardware Architect is responsible for: Interfacing with a systems architect or client stakeholders. It is extraordinarily rare nowadays for sufficiently large and/or complex hardware systems that require a Hardware Architect not to require substantial software and a systems architect. The Hardware Architect will therefore normally ...

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Job Openings for Hardware Architect - Tysons Corner , VA
You will be working with a team of talented engineers across a diverse set of technological backgrounds to design devices, build and manufacture hardware, architect and implement software, and ...
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Creative Information Technology, Inc - Falls Church , VA
Title Senor Application Programmer (System Architect) Client State of LA Location Baton Rouge ... The creation of OTS consolidated a wide variety of existing hardware platforms, operating systems ...
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NetCentrics Corporation - Arlington , VA
Title: Senior Network Architect Subject Matter Expert (SME) Location : Arlington, VA (Pentagon ... These functions may include server hosting, in which the hardware, software, infrastructure, and ...
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Accenture Federal Services - McLean , VA
As a Solution Architect you will be responsible for developing reference designs including system ... The platform scales from portable in a backup, running on local hardware, and scaling to the cloud
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Eliassen Group - Reston , VA
Principal Cloud Architect (15+ Years of Experience in Enterprise/Solution/Infrastructure ... Hardware Security Modules, Identity and Access Mgmt, AI/Machine Learning, Analytics. • Lead cloud ...
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Microsoft Corporation - Reston , VA
Architect, plan, pilot, and design the future customer & employee experience based on a human ... Familiarity with software and hardware development processes, agile development processes ...
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