Data Center Manager

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Systems Engineering
Wiesbaden, Germany

REQ#: RQ129329

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT is seeking a Data Center Manager to support our EMITS Program in Wiesbaden, Germany. The Data Center Manager will be responsible for the designing, installing, managing, documenting, maintaining, and controlling configuration for several data center systems. They must implement standards, processes, controls, and discipline across the operation to deliver reliable and consistent services.

Additional Job Duties

  • Demonstrated experience managing Data Center Operations similar in size, complexity, dynamics, availability and scope to that of the contract.

  • Works alongside and across teams and departments to ensure that business and service-level expectations (SLAs, SLOs) are exceeded.

  • Demonstrated experience with system engineering in the context of large, complex infrastructure.

  • Experience in the development and management of rack elevations through a change control board.

  • Ensures processes, procedures, and documentation are developed, maintained, updated, and executed.

  • Develops advanced technical solutions for the management of software, hardware, configurations, and architectures.

  • Provide consultation on issues impacting system performance that are highly complex in nature.

  • Highly organized with proven ability to handle multiple competing priorities simultaneously in a fast-paced, dynamic environments,

  • Experience installing, operating, maintaining, and securing infrastructure, networking devices, network encryptors, Linux systems, Windows systems, applications, and databases.

  • Provides implementation, maintenance, and troubleshooting support for system hardware and software issues that are highly difficult in scope.

  • Develops implementation plans and schedules service interruptions for software installations, patching and upgrades.

  • Develops implementation plans and schedules service interruptions for hardware installations, replacements and upgrades.

  • Provides configuration management support in accordance with compliance policies and procedures to record, track, monitor, and update component configurations and changes.

  • Install, configure, maintain, and optimize software and network component for improved reliability and performance.

  • Collaborates with system engineers and application owner to design robust solutions.

  • Identifies hardware, software and services required to meet customer needs.

  • Provide technical guidance for troubleshooting systems.


  • BA/BS in Information Technology, Systems/Servers, Networking or related field and 6-8 years of experience

  • An active TS/SCI Security Clearance

  • CCNA Certification Preferred

  • Candidates must have valid DoD 8570 IAT II certification

  • Must be eligible for German TESA

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.