We are GDIT. The people supporting and securing some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work has meaning and impact on the world around us, but also on us, and that's important.
GDIT is your place. You make it your own by embracing autonomy, seizing opportunity, and being trusted to deliver your best every day.
We think. We act. We deliver. There is no challenge we can't turn into opportunity.
At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a cloud engineer, you will be trusted to:
Design and define system architecture for new or existing computer systems
Performs complex systems development and design work that may include logic design, I/O design, firmware development, model formulation, manufacturing and development cost projections, computer architecture analysis and design, and analog or digital systems engineering.
Reviews completion and implementation of system additions and/or enhancements and makes recommendations to management and/or clients.
Plans and directs upgrades of operating systems and designs systems enhancements.
Develops documentation on new or existing systems.
Develops and directs tests to ensure systems meet documented customers' requirements.
Identifies, analyzes, and resolves system problems.
Provides system/equipment/specialized training and technical guidance.
Determines system specifications, input/output processes, and working parameters for hardware/software compatibility.
Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced systems engineers and may have supervisory responsibilities.
Serves as liaison with clients, participating in meetings to ensure client needs are met.
Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.
Participates in special projects as required.The Cloud Engineer's expertise is needed to support a sophisticated enterprise cloud environment.
What our team should strive for:
Must be able to support data collection from a large, complex server and network infrastructure and user base
Must possess a strong work ethic, be self-directed, and be a detail-oriented professional
Must be willing to learn and adapt to new, cutting edge technologies
Must possess the abilities be innovative/creative in designing solutions while understand the enterprise impacts and overall scope
Must be willing to document work and participate in the customer's change procedures
Must possess excellent time management skills and the drive to work unsupervised
Must be a team player; willing to both share knowledge and learn from others to ensure the team's success.
Experience with public clouds such as AWS, Azure, Google, Rackspace
Experience with private clouds such as VMWare, OpenStack
Experience with Configuration Management tools such as Chef, Puppet, Ansible
Experience as a system architect/administrator/operator in a production cloud environment
Knowledge of IAAS, PAAS and/or SAAS cloud technologies.
Knowledge of network technologies (MPLS, routing protocols, forwarding), common infrastructure components (IPAM, DNS, DHCP), load balancers, firewalls, virtual and physical infrastructure design
Experience with Linux distributions such as RedHat, Ubuntu, CentOS
Experience with Windows Server OS such as Windows 2012r2 and 2016
Experience with virtualized environments and technologies such as Cloud instances, VMware ESXi, Citrix XenServer, Microsoft Hyper-V
Experience using DevOps practices to deploy builds from scripts/templates using tools such as GitHub and Jenkins.
Bachelors Degree or related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.
8+ years experience
Active TS/SCI clearance with current polygraph
" We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.
GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.