Cloud Administrator

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Annapolis Junction, Maryland

REQ#: RQ82271

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular

We are GDIT. We stay at the forefront of innovation to solve complex technical challenges. 

GDIT is your place. Make it your own by discovering new ways to securely and expertly apply the latest technology. Own your opportunity at GDIT and you’ll be a meaningful part of improving how agencies operate. Our work depends on a Cloud Administrator joining our team to support the government client activities at Annapolis Junction, MD.

At GDIT, we foster a people-centric environment. As a Cloud Administrator, you will be trusted to work on projects related to the role. In this role, a typical day will include:


  • Supporting and troubleshoot web applications. This includes deployment of web service applications using Azure and utilizing application and server logs to identify and resolve issues.

  • Upgrading and maintain operating systems and application software on Microsoft Windows (2016, 2019) platforms.

  • Daily monitoring of the network, servers, cloud and applications to ensure full availability and optimum performance. Utilize software tools and logs to monitor network, connectivity, applications and system health.

  • Tracking and managing system certificates/security requirements, privileged accounts, database passwords, and federated access across active directories as well as documented system artifacts required for security certification

  • Creating and updating documentation, including standard operating procedures, administrative instructions, After Action Reports for system outages, task status updates, and customer reports.

  • Identify and troubleshoot Azure server and SQL database related CPU, memory, I/O, disk space and other resources


  • Active TS/SCI with current Polygraph

  • DoD 8570 Level II Certification (Security+ or similar)

  • Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience

  • A minimum of three (3) years of progressive experience with Azure Cloud and/or Google Cloud

  • Experience with building Azure infrastructures

  • Experience with scripting languages (PowerShell, Perl, and Python).

  • Experience with SysOPs/DevOps/DevSecOps and CI/CD.

  • Evaluating and automating the scaling and capacity requirements within Azure environment

  • Ability to perform cloud performance analysis and optimize distributed cloud systems.

  • Certification(s) related to the cloud environment preferred, such as MCSE: Cloud Platform and Infrastructure or CCNA Cloud

  • Strong knowledge of Backup, Restore, Recovery and high availability strategies for Microsoft Azure environments.


  • Full-flex work week

  • 401K with company match

  • Customizable health benefits packages

  • Collaborative teams of highly motivated critical thinkers and innovators

  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career

  • Rewards program for high-performing employees

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CWIP - IAT level II Compliance:

Persons provide network environment (NE) and advance level compute environment (CE) support. Responsible for finding and fixing unprotected vulnerabilities and ensuring that remote access points are well secured. Focuses on threats and vulnerabilities and improving the security of systems. Demonstrates a mastery of the functions of the IAT Level I position. Monitors, tests and troubleshoots hardware and software IA problems pertaining to the network environment. Recommends and schedules IA related repairs to include performing IA related customer support functions such as installation, configuration, troubleshooting, customer assistance, in response to customer requirements for the network environment (NE). Analyzes patterns of non-compliance and identifies vulnerabilities resulting from a departure from the implementation plan or that were not apparent during testing. Provides leadership and direction to IA operations personnel. Implement applicable patches including IAVAs, and IAVBs for their environment.  (Reference: Policy 6-34) for Cyber Workforce Improvement Plan (CWIP).

This position requires being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by December 8, 2021 or the start date, if after December 8.

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.