Data Center Director

Clearance Level
None
Category
Program Management
Location
Tallahassee, Florida

REQ#: RQ66542

Travel Required: 10-25%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

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.

We provide data center services to state and federal agencies across the country, facilitating our customer’s migration to the cloud, enhancing cybersecurity, improving efficiency and data interoperability and reducing down-time.  Our work depends on Data Center Directors like you, who are embracing autonomy, seizing opportunity, and being trusted to deliver your best every day.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead a team of technical resources (directly/indirectly) to deliver managed services solutions for infrastructure technologies.
  • Responsible for ongoing service delivery (attainment of SLAs, customer satisfaction, and processes and quality standards to support operations.
  • Point of escalation for team.  Responsible for managing and developing direct reports including the creation of training plans, coaching for improvement and addressing performance concerns.  Responsible for hiring and scheduling personnel.
  • Responsible for driving efficiencies through improving processes and implementations to reduce cost of delivery and improve customer experience
  • Provide input to clients to identify, develop, and release new solution offerings.  Understands skills, certifications, tools, and support needed by managed services team to release the offering.
  • Assist in managing vendor relationships and coordinate activities related to selecting vendor partners.  Understand vendor programs for managed service providers and implications on managed services team.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Experience leading IT Project teams (10 years)
  • Operational Infrastructure Management (10 years)
  • Technical understanding of cloud computing, virtualization, storage area networks, backup and data production, disaster recovery, database services, local & wide area networks, servers, mainframe, IT security, IT asset management, IT service management, and data center operations. (10 years)
  • IT operational planning and process design (7 years)
  • Configuration management and change control (5 years)
  • Business case development (5 years)
  • Personnel Management (7 years)
  • Technical and Strategic Planning (5 years)
  • Knowledge of cloud technologies and migration strategies (3 years)
  • Bachelor’s degree in technology, business, or related field, or equal experience in lieu of education
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.