Cloud Architect

Clearance Level
Remote, Based in the USA
Key Skills For Success

Cloud Computing

Microsoft Azure


REQ#: RQ142325
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to work with the largest government agency in the nation. Make an impact by advancing the Department of Defense’s mission to keep our country safe and secure.

Job Description

GDIT is seeking a Cloud Architect to help support our Defense Enterprise Office Solutions (DEOS) contract.

As a Cloud Architect, you will help employ disciplined systems engineering processes including, but not limited to, requirements development, technical management and control, systems engineering technical reviews, and system/software design and architecture. In addition, the contractor shall implement system engineering best practices associated with risk management, configuration management, data management, test and evaluation (T&E), and verification and validation (V&V) throughout the period of performance of the task order. 

The Cloud Architect shall support the design and development of systems and applications and their integration into the overarching enterprise DoD architecture. The contractor shall provide required design and development documents and supporting architectural documentation in compliance with Department of Defense Architectural Framework (DoDAF) Enterprise Architecture guidance, or other frameworks as identified in the task orders.  


  • Assist and support with engineering services, technical analysis, solution design and development for DHA’s MED365 approach to include all products in the Microsoft Office365 IL5 implementation.

  • Assist with Microsoft Office365 product deployments  

  • Technical consulting and guidance regarding Office365 infrastructure, software, security components and other applicable services, software, and platforms  

  • Assist with the testing, implementation and deployment processes, documentation, and user guides for the latest design of the IL5 MED365 environment  

  • Assist in identifying client-related issues, to include assisting customers in determining appropriate solutions  

  • Serve as a resource to customers' operations organizations and provide on-going assistance relating to planning, deployment, change control and training for customer's existing support staff.  

  • Assist with technical writing and communication  

  • Create new, and extend existing, operational documentation  

  • Design to maximize the Government’s investment in Microsoft Office365 Microsoft technologies, reduce risk, accelerate deployment, and optimize solutions to meet DISA customer requirements  

  • Perform problem resolution efficiently and expediently with MED365Microsoft technology as part of solution development and architectural planning  

  • Perform technical support, problem resolution, workshops, strategic guidance, and assistance to customers with technical issues pertaining to developing intranet/internet strategies, prototyping, implementation and deployment of solutions spanning across infrastructure and application areas  

  • Provide the core requirement of agile and real-time reach back to vendor software developers and product teams  

  • Assist in determining the root cause of recurring incidents and provide recommendations to prevent further disruptions in the designated Microsoft technologies  

  • Provide engineering, configuration and optimizations support for Microsoft Office365 products  


  • CLEARANCE: Active DoD Secret Clearance 


    • IAT Level II DoD 8570 certification (CompTIA Security+ CE or similar)

    • Industry recognized cloud engineering/architecture or security certification  

  • EDUCATION: Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent field

  • YEAR’S EXPERIENCE: 8+ years of System Architecture experience and at least 3 years of Cloud Engineering  


    • Expertise in developing, maintaining and contributing to technical and process documentation  

    • Expertise with Microsoft Azure services  

    • Expertise with Office 365 management and configuration (Exchange, OneDrive, SharePoint, Office Suite, AzureAD)  

    • Expertise in DoD Cloud Computing Security Requirements Guide (CC-SRG) and SCCA Architectures including Cloud Access Point (CAP) architectures  

    • Expertise with Enterprise Architecture Frameworks such as TOGAF / DODAF  

  • LOCATION: Remote 


  • SKILLS & ABILITIES: Expertise in cloud service delivery models  

  • CERTIFICATION(S): Senior Microsoft Azure or Office 365 Certification  

● 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

8 + 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 $139,200 - $208,800, 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. 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.