Storage Services Architect

Clearance Level
Top Secret
Systems Engineering
Quantico, Virginia

REQ#: RQ111090

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: SSBI (T5)
Requisition Type: Regular

We are GDIT. We support and secure some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. At GDIT, a Storage Services Architect is not just a singular part of our mission—it connects every one of us because it’s embedded into every aspect of what we do.

GDIT is your place. You make it your own by bringing your ideas and unique perspective to our culture. By owning your opportunity at GDIT, you are helping us ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work depends on a Storage Services Architect joining our team to support the DCSA Customer in the Quantico area.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Storage Services Architect supporting a federal government customer, you will be trusted to design and define system architecture for new or existing computer systems.

In this role, a typical day will include:

  • The Storage Services Architect coordinates system development to include design, modeling, security, integration and formal testing.
  • Manages and documents system configurations.
  • Oversees the transition into production process.
  • Creates and maintains programmatic and technical documentation to insure efficient planning and execution
  • The Storage Services Architect maintains the data center services architecture and design in compliance with DoDAF, DCSA EA, and ER 25-1-112.
  • Works with other architects, service leads, engineers, developers, and stakeholders to develop designs, plans, training, procedures, and strategic approach for developing and implementing Data Center Services.
  • Leads analyses and provides recommendations for transition of services to new technologies that provide value in cost savings, efficiency, uptime, and can be consumed in an ITaaS model.
  • Oversees the design, implementation, operation, and maintenance of data center related infrastructure, storage, network, compute, virtualization, data protection, disaster recovery, and monitoring.


  • 10+ years of experience as storage engineer 
  • DoD 8570 IAT III - one of the following IA certifications: CASP+ CE, CCNP Security, CISA CISSP (or Associate), GCED, GCIH, CCSP Compute Environment Certification In addition to the baseline IA certification requirement for their level listed above the DoD 8570.1 mandate states IATs with privileged access must obtain appropriate Computing Environment (CE) certifications for the operating system(s) and/or security related tools/devices they support as required by their employing organization. (e. g. Microsoft certifications for Microsoft systems support technicians for the specific system the IAT is spending most of his or her time supporting)
  • Position requires current eligibility for TS/SCI clearance


  • Full-flex work week
  • 401K with company match
  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
  • Collaborative teams of highly motivated critical thinkers and innovators
  • Ability to make a real impact on the world around you

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About Our Work

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.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

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.