Cloud Engineer - Azure

Clearance Level
Washington, District of Columbia
Hybrid Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Cloud Solutions

Microsoft Azure

Microsoft Cloud Solutions

REQ#: RQ141580
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to work alongside federal civilian agencies. Make an impact by providing services that help the government ensure the well being of U.S. citizens.

Job Description

GDIT is excited to support the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in meeting their mission to protect investors, maintain fair, orderly, and efficient markets, and facilitate capital formation. The SEC ISS program is a comprehensive IT program charged with operating, managing, and advancing the SEC’s IT infrastructure. Our dynamic program team of IT leaders and large and small business partners is seeking bright, energetic and talented individuals to join us as we bring our innovative IT Service Delivery solutions to SEC. Currently, we are seeking a Cloud Engineer with Azure expertise. Candidates must be US Citizens (without dual citizenship) and eligibility for a Public Trust clearance.

Candidates should have extensive experience in the design, deployment and management of Microsoft cloud solutions. Additionally, engineers will build, maintain, and migrate large scale multi-domain enterprise Windows Server environments to both on-premises, cloud, or hybrid infrastructures including Azure/M365. 


  • Plans and directs Azure/M365 infrastructure and related components, services and applications

  • Designs and defines system architecture for new or existing computer systems utilizing both on-premises, cloud-based and hybrid hosting technologies and solutions

  • Analyze requirements and system architectures to refine system requirements, specifications and resulting design plans

  • Administer, operate, manage, and maintain components for on-premises and cloud-based virtualized systems

  • Reviews completion and implementation of system configurations and/or enhancements and makes recommendations to management and/or clients

Required Skills:

  • BA/BS (or equivalent experience)

  • 10+ years of experience

  • Strong understanding or direct experience with onboarding and operating within Azure IL4 or IL5

  • Experience with the designing, engineering, administering and operating one or more of the following:  Exchange Online, Azure AD and/or Single Sign On (SOO) solutions such as ADFS, Okta or other SAML or OAuth technologies/solutions

  • Develop solutions integrating Microsoft Azure commercial clouds (public and government community) with services hosted on-premises and in other clouds

  • Understanding of Hybrid Identities, Azure Active Directory Connector (AADC) and/or other Identity Management or synchronization technologies like Microsoft Identity Manager (MIM), Okta, etc.

  • Architectural understanding of M365 security constructs and data protections such as DLP, RMS/IRM, Azure Information Protection

  • Experience managing Azure/M365 using PowerShell

  • Experience with Active Directory design, topology, and implementation best practices

  • Experience with Group Policy Objects and Management

  • Experience with Windows DNS and DHCP

  • Experience with Windows Server 2016 & 2019

  • Experience with File and Storage Services, to include Distributed File System (DFS), including Namespace, Target and Replication management

  • Experience with Microsoft Windows automation scripting with PowerShell or other scripting languages

  • Experience with managing work tasks via tools such as JIRA and ServiceNow

  • System configuration based on security guidelines such as DISA STIGs, CIS or Azure Security Benchmarks

Work Requirements
Years of Experience

8 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree

Travel Required


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.