PKI Architect REMOTE

Clearance Level
Systems Administration
Remote, Based in the USA

REQ#: RQ124312

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: Other
Requisition Type: Regular

General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT) a leading provider of systems engineering, integration, IT service operations and support solutions. GDIT has a great team consisting of experienced and knowledgeable managers who lead and support the career development objectives of our employees.  Our employees consider the company to be a solid partner in their career, with an abundance of opportunities for advancement.  


GDIT is seeking a PKI Architect to design the next generation public key infrastructure. They will join a team managing our customer current PKI and PIV

systems and work to design and modernize PKI and PIV solution.  



  • Perform complex systems design work supporting PKI initiatives. 

  • Prototype and demonstrate PKI solutions for our customer 

  • Develop and update procedure and policy to support identity initiatives. 

  • Produce architecture documentation for new systems.  

  • Serve as a liaison with clients, participating in meetings to ensure client needs are met 

  • Maintain current knowledge of federal PKI standards and relevant technology. 

  • Collaborate with many teams to develop and implement PKI solutions. 

What you’ll need: 

  • U. S. Citizen and/or Green Card holder with ability to secure a Public Trust Clearance 

  • Experience leading feature design and integration of commercial software for production environments. 

  • 10+ years general IT or development experience, and 2+ years architecting and/or implementing PKI solutions. 

  • B.S. degree 

  • Experience deploying cloud PKI solutions, in a multi-tenant enterprise utilizing MFA and an Enterprise Identity Management System 

  • In-depth knowledge of PKI concepts concerning certificate based authentication and TLS encryption.  

  • Experience deploying and managing an enterprise Certificate Authority. 


  • Familiarity with the updated FIPS 201-3 standard 

  • Hardware Security Module (HSM) administration 

  • Prior experience working with PKI in a federal or state environment. 

  • Prior experience working within an Enterprise Identity Management System 

  • NDES/SCEP or Active Directory Certificate Services (ADCS) experience. 

What GDIT Can offer you: 

  • 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 


The likely salary range for this position is $128,000 - $192,000, 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. 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.