TSS Senior Cloud Architect

Clearance Level
Secret
Category
Network Engineering
Locations
Fort Belvoir, Virginia
Bossier City, Louisiana

REQ#: RQ98799

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular

We are GDIT. We build cutting-edge applications for the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. Bring your creativity to help us find solutions to complex problems and play an essential part in preparing our nation for the future.

GDIT Technology Shared Services (TSS) is your place! You make it your own by bringing your ideas and unique perspective to our culture. By owning your opportunity at GDIT, you are helping us ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Senior Cloud Architect supporting Army PEO GCSS-A migration, you will be trusted to identify, evaluate, architect and recommend best of breed technology approaches to solve the business and customer problems. This role will interface directly with the Army customer and internal stakeholders to gather requirements, deliver solutions, identify and deliver incremental revenue opportunities. This role entails overseeing the cloud migration of GCSS-A into AWS.

In this role, a typical day will include the responsibilities below:

  • Senior Cloud Architect will be the senior most individual that will be responsible for providing the machine-learning capabilities to monitor spikes, drops in usage, as well as lead discussions similar to well architected reviews.
  • The SME will provide recommendations to optimize Cloud usage costs by analyzing usage patterns and trends while providing recommendations for consolidating instance types based on demand across all billing accounts.
  • Migrate customer data onto cloud endpoints.
  • Troubleshoot technical issues with customer applications teams.
  • Provide expert knowledge while working across teams, and external customer groups to develop strategy, design solutions, and advise implementation teams during deployment.
  • Build and maintain technical relationships with others in the organization and technology providers by participating in cloud technology discussions and aligning solutions with client needs.
  • Provide expert communication, ensuring that managers, team members, stakeholders within the organization, and clients are kept informed of relevant trends and projects.
  • Research new or alternative technologies, document findings, conduct pilots and evaluate multiple vendors, make recommendations, and develop business cases to justify the investment.
  • Manage escalations. Make assessments, recommendations or provide solutions to resolve issues.
  • Mentor and train staff, ensuring they are up to speed on critical processes and technologies related to the organizations’ goals and soft skills needed to succeed.
  • Develop timelines for projects.
  • Write functional requirements/specifications documents.
  • Guide the selection, implementation and deployment processes for new cloud technology rollouts

Required Qualifications

  • BA/BS and 15+ years of experience. (Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related area is preferred)
  • Active DoD SECRET or higher clearance
  • Active cloud certification in either AWS, Azure or Google
  • Cloud migration experience
  • Terraform experience
  • Ansible experience
  • Windows enterprise experience
  • Endpoint hardening experience
  • Supervision of large teams and projects
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail and requirements
  • Motivated team player

Preferred Qualifications (optional)

  • SurPaaS experience
  • Microsoft certifications
  • UNIX experience

WHAT GDIT CAN OFFER YOU:

  • 401K with company match
  • Customizable health benefits packages
  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
  • Challenging work that makes a real impact on the world around you
  • Full-flex work week

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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.