Data Center Hardware Engineer (Mid Shift)

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Hardware Engineering
Manassas, Virginia

REQ#: RQ40620

GDIT is partnering with Microsoft Global Data Center Operations (GDCO)  to provide end-to-end data center IT support services including data center hardware break/fix/move/add/change, data center staging and deployment, and logistics/asset management support for a U.S. Government customer. #GDITpriority

GDIT is looking for a Data Center Hardware Engineer  for Weekend Shift (Monday – Friday Mid Shift 4 pm – 1 am) that holds TS/SCI with poly clearance for a position located in Manassas, VA.

             Essential job functions:

  • Able to competently perform Data Center Technician Level 1 requirements
  • Completed the necessary Microsoft Server+, Microsoft Network+, and HP APS certifications
  • 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.)
  • Provides Logistics/Asset Management support

    Required Qualifications:

  • BS or equivalent + 2 yrs related experience or MS + 0 yrs related experience
  • TS/SCI with Poly clearance
  • Must be open to shift work as 24/7 support is needed
  • Candidate must be a team player and have the ability to adapt in a dynamic, fast-paced environment
  • Must be able to multi-task
  • Must possess good communication and customer service skills
  • Experience with data center and/or server experience preferred



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.