We are GDIT. The people supporting and securing some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work has meaning and impact on the world around us, but also on us, and that’s important.
GDIT Technology Shared Services (TSS) is your place! You make it your own by bringing your ideas and unique perspective to our culture. By owning your opportunity at GDIT, you are helping us ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter.
At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Systems Engineer Sr. Advisor supporting GDCHQ, you will be trusted to work on designing and defining system architecture for new or existing computer systems in a cloud environment. This role will be at Falls Church, VA.
In this role, a typical day will include the responsibilities below:
Guides the successful completion of major engineering programs and may function in a project leadership role.
Develops advanced solutions to highly complex engineering problems which require the regular use of ingenuity and creativity.
Performs advanced systems design, development, and integration from the start of a systems life cycle to the end.
Provides and applies advanced engineering to highly complex infrastructures including installing, configuring, testing and maintaining operating systems, application software, and system management tools.
Provides and applies advanced engineering skills to highly complex systems modeling, simulation, and analysis.
Performs continual maintenance and provides advanced solutions for continual and highly complex security, backup and redundancy problems.
Prepares and maintains all documentation for processes and procedures related to engineering projects.
Provides guidance to less-experienced Systems Engineers.
Maintains current knowledge of rapidly changing technology, always on the lookout for new technologies, and works with management to evolve current processes.
May coach and review the work of less-experienced professionals.
May serve as a team or task leader. (Not a people manager)
Performs complex systems development and design work that may include logic design, I/O design, model formulation, computer architecture analysis and design, and digital systems engineering.
Invents innovative ways to drive production operational efficiency.
Drives scalability and operability of supported systems/infrastructure.
Implements, manages and enhances Continuous Integration and Delivery (CI/CD) pipeline tools.
Creates, maintains, and reviews Infrastructure as Code (IaC) using Desired State Configuration (DSC) and/or Puppet configuration management tools to support the provisioning infrastructure.
Provides system/equipment/specialized training and technical guidance.
BA/BS (or equivalent experience) and 10+ years of relevant experience
Experience working in Windows and Linux environments
Experience working in Data Center Virtualization with VMware
Experience installing, managing, and troubleshooting servers in data centers as well as on-premise and hybrid environments.
Ability to obtain and maintain DoD clearance
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE)
Red Hat: RHCSA and RHCE.
Linux Professional Institute (LPI): LPIC System Administrator.
VMware Certified Professional – Data Center Virtualization (VCP-DCV)
ServiceNow Certified System Administrator
AWS Cloud Practitioner Certified
WHAT GDIT CAN OFFER YOU:
Full-flex work week
401K with company match
Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
Collaborative teams of highly motivated critical thinkers and innovators
Ability to make a real impact on the world around you
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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.