Technical Cloud Operations Manager - REMOTE

Clearance Level
Information Systems Management
Remote, Working from the USA
Key Skills For Success


People Management

Team Management

Technical Operations

Vendor Management

REQ#: RQ170997
Public Trust: MBI Full 5C (T3)
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to work alongside federal civilian agencies. Make an impact by providing services that help the government ensure the well being of U.S. citizens.

Job Description

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. Our work depends on a Technical Operations Manager responsible for managing and optimizing our technical operations. If you are a strategic thinker with a passion for driving excellence in technical team management, vendor management, and system operations, we want to hear from you.


  • Lead the technical operations team in the management and monitoring of systems from a cost, schedule, requirements, resource, and risk perspective.

  • Through collaboration, automation, and clear processes, ensure the technical operations team shares responsibility for system security, optimization, and reliability throughout the system development life cycle (SDLC) with cross-functional program teams.

  • Lead and manage a high-performing technical operations team by fostering a collaborative and innovative team culture and providing mentorship and professional development opportunities for team members.

  • Manage the team responsible for the maintenance and administration of servers, databases, applications, network, and non-IT infrastructure (Systems Administers, Database Administrator, Release Manager, Systems Architect, and Testers).

  • Manage the monitoring and maintenance system uptime, minimizing breakdowns and maximizing process and system efficiencies.

  • Build and maintain strong relationships with vendors and partners, to optimize cost and quality when supporting the program team with annual licensing renewals.

  • Manage the planning and administering of software and maintenance agreements to maximize integration, compatibility, and continuing operations of systems with minimal disruption.

  • Develop implementation plans, test plans, feasibility studies, and ensure comprehensive documentation of technical processes and procedures to support program operations.

  • Implement and champion best practices for AWS cloud services and infrastructure, DevSecOps practices, and agile methodologies.

  • Manage and prioritize information system needs and NIST 800-53 security compliance.


  • Required Experience: minimum 5 years of experience in managing and prioritizing information system needs and technical operations teams.

  • Required Education or Certifications: Undergraduate degree from an accredited college or university in computer science or other related discipline.

  • Preferred Certifications: AWS Cloud certification.

  • Required Skills: Technical team management, Vendor management, AWS, DevSecOps, Agile practices, and highly collaborative.

  • Preferred Technical Skills: Testing automation, knowledge of Federal Infomration Systems compliance (FISMA, FedRAMP).

  • US Citizenship Required for Public Trust.

  • Location: 100% remote.


  • Full-flex work week to own your priorities at work and at home

  • 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


AWS Cloud Practitioner - Amazon

Travel Required

Less than 10%


U.S. Citizenship Required

Salary and Benefit Information

The likely salary range for this position is $96,000 - $144,000. 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. 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.