Cloud Operations and Customer Support Engineer

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Systems Engineering
Springfield, Virginia
St. Louis, Missouri
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Cloud Infrastructure

Linux Distributions

REQ#: RQ174836
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to serve as a critical component of our nation’s safety and security. Make an impact by using your expertise to protect our country from threats.

Job Description

Deliver simple solutions to complex problems as a Cloud Operations and Customer Support Engineer at GDIT. Here, you'll tailor cutting-edge solutions to the unique requirements of our clients. With a career in application development, you'll make the end user's experience your priority and we'll make your career growth ours.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Cloud Operations and Customer Support Engineer you will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work depends on a TS/SCI cleared Cloud Operations and Customer Support Engineer joining our team to support our intelligence customer in Springfield, VA or St Louis, MO.


Job Description:

In this role, you'll join our Continuous Operations Release Environment (CORE) team, providing high-quality, cost-effective cloud solutions to our clients. You'll be instrumental in maintaining and enhancing our cloud infrastructure, with a strong focus on operational efficiency and customer support.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Proactively manage and maintain cloud infrastructure, ensuring high availability and performance.
  • Respond to and resolve customer issues, providing top-tier technical support and customer service.
  • Collaborate with various engineering teams to support user consumption of applications in the cloud in a sophisticated enterprise environment.
  • Engage in application monitoring to assist in identifying and addressing application performance or availability issues.
  • Continuously monitor supporting application infrastructure to help identify and report on scalability and performance issues.
  • Develop and maintain comprehensive documentation for application support procedures.

What You'll Need to Succeed:

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor's Degree in the IT field, related technical discipline, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • 5+ years of experience in IT, with a strong focus on cloud operations and customer support.

Required Skills:

  • Proficiency with AWS cloud services and infrastructure management.
  • Exceptional troubleshooting and problem-solving skills.
  • Experience in providing customer-focused technical support.
  • Knowledge of Linux distributions (e.g., RedHat, CentOS).
  • Familiarity with DevOps practices, Agile/Scrum methodologies, and continuous integration tools (e.g., GitLab CI, Nexus).
  • Excellent communication and collaboration abilities.

Location: On Companyr Site

US Citizenship Required

● 401K with company match
● Comprehensive health and wellness packages
● Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
● Professional growth opportunities including paid education and certifications
● Cutting-edge technology you can learn from
● Rest and recharge with paid vacation and holidays


Work Requirements
Years of Experience

5 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree


Travel Required



U.S. Citizenship Required

Salary and Benefit Information

The likely salary range for this position is $110,500 - $149,500. This is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary. Rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.
View information about benefits and our total rewards program.

About Our Work

We are GDIT. A global technology and professional services company that delivers consulting, technology and mission services to every major agency across the U.S. government, defense and intelligence community. Our 30,000 experts extract the power of technology to create immediate value and deliver solutions at the edge of innovation. We operate across 30 countries worldwide, offering leading capabilities in digital modernization, AI/ML, Cloud, Cyber and application development. Together with our clients, we strive to create a safer, smarter world by harnessing the power of deep expertise and advanced technology.

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.