Data Center Sr. Manager

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Data Center Infrastructure
Stennis Space Center, Mississippi
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Data Center Infrastructure Management (DCIM)


Strategic Planning

REQ#: RQ167314
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

Data Center Sr Manager

Provide Data Center Management support in data center planning, management, and execution. Represent site for all Data Center Management functions and activities.  Generate and enforce enterprise directives, processes, and procedures. Ensure the efficient management, planning, allocation, and utilization of all data center power, space, and cooling resources. Review and provide recommendations on changes to data centers in the Request for Change (RFC) process. Create and submit unfunded requests as necessary. Manage data center activities with the site and enterprise facility organizations. Manage site implementation of Data Center Infrastructure Management (DCIM) tools. Maintain and update the site Data Center Strategic Plan for government data centers.  Provide representation to the appropriate integration boards. Assist with efforts facilitating system transition to cloud environments and downsizing of local data centers.

Duties include:

  • Attend milestone meetings (to include preliminary design review, site survey, preship audit/review, operational acceptance review, etc.) as required to evaluate system level impacts (site integration requirements adherence, PSC requirements) to site data center baseline
  • Support technical exchange meetings (TEM) with Acquisition Offices (AO) / system owners to facilitate requirements analysis
  • Analyze system level power, space, and cooling requirements for all AO / system owner installations, modifications, and decommissioning efforts
  • Review, analyze, and comment on Change Requests (currently RFCs, Non-Standard Service Requests, or Request Items (RITMs)) that impact site PSC resources, and coordinate DC related impacts and adherence to site integration requirements
  • Support permit reviews 
  • Support implementation of site’s Data Center Strategic Plan
  • Manage equipment rack relocations with stakeholders as part of DC renovation activities
  • Review site integration and applicable DC technical standards as part of the appropriate policy update process
  • Support DC project funding requests and coordinate with DMD and site facility teams
  • Develop and coordinate DC requirements for all site data center project activities with site facility managers Project Managers and other stakeholders
  • Support consolidated system level impacts for large scale facility renovation projects (roof projects, site power/cooling distribution systems, room Power Distribution Units (PDUs)/Computer Room Air Conditioning (CRACs), etc)
  • Review and comment on data center renovation designs with design partners (Government/Commercial) and implementation via internal/external construction teams
  • Ensure PSC resources are optimized by coordinating with local facility stakeholders and rack/system owners
  • Support written and oral program level briefings for senior management and cross agency personnel
  • Coordinate/respond to all Action Items that impact site data centers (PSC Quarterly, annual Federal Data Center Call, etc.)
  • Utilize site and enterprise configuration management tools (e.g. NLyte, Archibus, floor drawings, other DCIM products, etc.) to analyze PSC requirements, and provide/enter data updates to maintain an accurate site data center baseline.
  • Review, provide feedback, and implement enterprise data center directives, processes, and procedures
  • Develop and maintain site’s “PSC Dashboard” for DMD insight, integration with the enterprise PSC dashboard, and Government Leadership insight
  • Develop and manage site level PSC metrics and data distribution to stakeholders
  • Manage and implement site level data center processes / procedures

● Education: Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science
● Required Experience: 5+ years of related experience with programs of similar size, scope, and complexity
● Security Clearance Level: TS/SCI w/Poly
● Location: On Customer Site


● 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

Less than 10%


U.S. Citizenship Required

Salary and Benefit Information

The likely salary range for this position is $144,500 - $195,500. 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.
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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.