Cloud Systems Engineer Senior - 100% REMOTE

Clearance Level
Systems Engineering
Remote, Based in the USA

REQ#: RQ110564

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

We are GDIT, one of the largest IT and mission services providers to the government. We offer our customers the power of choice through a vast cloud ecosystem. 

GDIT is your place. You make it your own by bringing your passion for accelerating the cloud. By owning your opportunity at GDIT, you are helping to ensure our mission is never interrupted. Our work depends on a Systems Engineer Senior joining our team to support internal GDIT operational activities while working in a remote based environment.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Systems Engineer Senior supporting internal GDIT operations, you will be trusted to work in our enterprise cloud environment and develop better processes through automation. In this role, a typical day will include:

  • Ability to work on a highly technical and integrated team in support of government cloud infrastructure, architecture, and general day to day cloud operations.
  • Primary support will be Azure, but knowledge of AWS is also highly desired.
  • Collaborate closely with other teams, in support of GDIT internal cloud infrastructure operations.
  • Migrate on-premises systems to the cloud.
  • Document and automate processes using code to simplify and streamline those processes.
  • Design, develop, code, and test complex software as they relate to cloud automation and support.
  • Proficient in high-level programing languages with Microsoft PowerShell and Python being preferred.
  • Provide cloud infrastructure tier III support within GDIT, and work with external vendors to quickly resolve issues.
  • Manage and audit cloud compliance and security requirements through automation.
  • An understanding of on-premises enterprise infrastructure solutions such as virtualization (VMware/Hyper-V), network, storage, and how it relates to the cloud.


  • US Citizenship required and must be able to obtain a DoD security clearance
  • Bachelor's Degree OR in lieu of degree, an additional 4 years of related experience
  • 5+ years of experience managing enterprise class systems and services.
  • Experience with developer tool sets such as Visual Studio, Git, JSON, YAML, and Cloud Formation.
  • Good understanding of PowerShell or related high level programing language, like Python
  • Should be certified in at least one cloud of the following, AWS, Azure, Oracle Cloud
  • Good documentation and communication skills.
  • Ability to work from home and collaborate with other remote users.
  • Good understanding and prior hands-on experience with cloud IaaS and PaaS
  • Be proficient in using cloud API calls to manage resources.
  • Good understanding of PowerShell or related high level programing language.
  • Windows and Linux OS experience.


  • 401K with company match
  • Diverse, highly collaborative teams
  • Challenging work that makes a real impact on the world around you
  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career


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The likely salary range for this position is $88,000 - $132,000, this is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary; rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.

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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.