Storage Solutions Study Lead

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Solutions Architect
Herndon, Virginia

REQ#: RQ97152

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular

Do you like knowing that your work has value? Do you like the squeak of dry-erase markers on a giant whiteboard, or collaborating with others to find cutting edge solutions to hard problems?  Welcome to our team!

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assess next-generation storage media technologies and provide realistic recommendations that will enable our customers to meet the massive and growing daily data storage requirements over the next 10 years while minimizing risk to its rapidly growing missions
    • In conjunction with Engineering leadership and partner relationships, develop a strategic technical vision (problem space) and define detailed technical storage architectures (solution space)
    • Lead and coordinate strategic storage engineering activities to modernize long term and large scale enterprise IT data storage solutions
    • Shape program execution to be in alignment with strategic technical vision
    • Work with strategic engineering team to identify and drive innovative technical solutions
    • Work across the entire GDIT to identify capabilities and components that can create candidate technical solutions that exceed customer expectations
    • Engage customers to identify critical needs and requirements and shape technical solutions that favor GDIT
    • Participate in Engineering Status Reviews as requested to ensure strategy is in alignment with solutions and identify potential challenges
    • As requested by program leadership, attend Program Management Reviews with the customer to ensure consistency of messaging and demonstrate high-level commitment to program success
    • Produce technical solutions for new proposal activities (i.e. Blue Team and Green Team preparation)
    • Write RFP, RFI, White Paper content as requested, otherwise provide critical reviews of proposal solution activity through the GDIT capture process, to include Blue, Green, Pink, and Red team reviews
    • Coordinate technical design efforts across program areas to ensure consistent strategy for meeting customer needs
    • Communicate strategic technical vision with Business Area and Line of Business leadership to ensure consistency and alignment in GDIT technology directions and to secure necessary New Business Funds to support strategic activities


Leads Assessment track of the study. IT Enterprise  Architect/Systems Engineer  with over 15 years’ experience.  Experience with innovative technology assessment testing, and integration.  Experience leading systems trade studies/Analysis of Alternatives. TS/SCI clearance required.

COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement: To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, 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.

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.