Data Center Technician 2

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Supply Chain
Manassas, Virginia

REQ#: RQ85142

Travel Required: 10-25%
Requisition Type: Regular

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 securely and expertly apply the latest technology. Own your opportunity at GDIT and you’ll be a meaningful part of improving how agencies operate. Our work depends on a Systems Administrator I joining our team to support our partnership with Microsoft in support of the Microsoft Data Centers.

At GDIT, we foster a people-centric environment. As a Supply Technician, you will be trusted to work on a team this is providing audit/status reports at the cadence determined in the Runbook process.
(6) Perform shipping, receiving, and material transfer activities as directed in GDCO App Tickets and in compliance with “Data Bearing Device” (“DBD”) handling procedures and controls. The services will be 24x7x365 and operated from three Microsoft Data Centers located in Manassas, VA, Cheyenne, WY and San Antonio, TX.

In this role, a typical day may require the following skills:

  • Able to competently perform Data Center Technician Level II requirements
  • Has/obtain/maintain a TS/SCI with FSP security clearance
  • Acts as Site lead for one of the four Data Center locations
  • At least four years’ experience supporting IT equipment or related technology
  • Completed the necessary Microsoft Server+, Microsoft Network+, and HP APS certifications  (none currently required)
  • Able to competently perform data center support tasks with little guidance following run book instruction
  • Has demonstrated hands-on practical knowledge of systems and policies
  • Operational management tasks including the prioritization of ticketing queues, working to resolve escalations, and clearing blocking issues to enable continued delivery of datacenter support activities
  • Experience operating heavy-load movement equipment (pallet jacks, chassis lifts, etc.)


  • Education: High School Diploma or GED
  • Clearance: Must hold an active TS/SCI with Poly
  • Skills:
    • Excellent customer service skills and focus
    • Adaptable to a fast pace environment with changing proprieties
    • Ability to execute work with precision in time sensitive outage scenarios
    • Capability to communicate effectively through written and oral English
    • Ability to perform work under continuous deadline pressure
    • Aptitude to interact with external customers & partners on behalf of Microsoft
    • Must be open to shift work as 24/7 support is needed


  • 401K with company match
  • Customizable health benefits packages
  • Collaborative teams of highly motivated critical thinkers and innovators
  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
  • Rewards program for high-performing employees

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This position requires being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by December 8, 2021 or the start date, if after December 8.

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.