Cloud Solutions Engineer

Clearance Level
Fort Detrick, Maryland
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Cloud: Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Cloud Technology

Microsoft Azure

REQ#: RQ142564
Requisition Type: Pipeline
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

We are GDIT. We stay at the forefront of innovation to solve complex technical challenges. 

GDIT is your place. Make it your own by discovering new ways to apply the latest technology securely and expertly. Own your opportunity at GDIT and you’ll be a meaningful part of improving how agencies operate. Our work depends on a Cloud Solutions Engineer joining our team to support USAMRDC activities at Fort Detrick in Frederick, MD.

At GDIT, we foster a people-centric environment. As a Cloud Solutions Engineer you will be trusted to support the design and implementation of an MRDC computing strategy which incorporates cloud adoption plans, cloud application design, cloud management and monitoring, application architecture and deployment in cloud environments, design of cloud systems to include streamlining the development and release of software products and services. In this role, a typical day will include:

  • Design, develop, test, operate, and sustain security computing architectures to include cloud, data centers, and overall infrastructure optimization activates.
  • Collect and document solution requirements, performance objectives, detailing metrics and benchmarking measurements for independent evaluation.
  • Synchronize the technical strategy for multiple agile development projects.
  • Strategically align technical design and architecture to MRDC’s strategic direction and decompose business and system architecture to support clean-interface multi-team development.


  • Enabling digital transformation that take advantage of modern cloud security models and architectures.
  • Improving customer satisfaction, efficiency and IT spend by designing cloud solutions that are highly scalable and reliable.
  • Help MRDC maintain and improve their security posture by designing and implementing robust security measures that protect sensitive data and ensure compliance.
  • Enable innovation and agility using the power of the cloud to develop new products, services and processes that provide competitive advantage.


  • Clearance: Active DoD Secret clearance
  • Possess active 8570.01-M baseline certification(s) Security+ CE, CND or equivalent
  • Current certification(s) in AWS, Azure, GCP, and/or Oracle Cloud
  • Experience with the following technologies and concepts.
    • Cloud computing service models (IaaS, PaaS, SaaS) and their respective accreditations (FedRAMP, DISA Impact Levels, RMF)
    • Understanding of cloud native capabilities and services
    • Cloud virtualization & deployment models (private, public, hybrid, community)
    • Security: DoD STIG, Cloud SRG, IAVA, RMF, ATO
Work Requirements
Years of Experience

4 + years of related experience

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

Travel Required

Less than 10%


U.S. Citizenship Required

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.