Cloud Developer (SRF 3611) - US Citizenship required

Clearance Level
Falls Church, Virginia

REQ#: RQ100080

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

Created after 9-11-2001, the Department of Homeland Security consolidated numerous agencies data centers for central management. GDIT plays a key role in the Departments IT integration strategy through its Data Center-1 program.  GDITs DC-1 program is committed to delivering an efficient, responsive, and mature data center operation through excellence in service delivery, performance, and continual service improvement.

Contract requires US Citizenship. Some telecommuting allowed but must be local to the office.

Job Description

Develop, enhance and maintain a solution to automate on-prem and cloud virtual machine provisioning, configuration and management tasks, leveraging COTS products and a suite of software customizations, modified tools and automated playbooks.

• Develop, enhance and maintain a solution to automate the creation of Gold Disks for on-prem and cloud virtual infrastructure, leveraging COTS products and bespoke software.

• Participate in and/or provide technical leadership for Agile/Scrum DevSecOps teams to deliver end-to-end automation of deployment, monitoring, and infrastructure management in a hybrid cloud/on-prem environment.

• Work closely with Product Owners, Developers, and external development teams to build and configure high performing, scalable, hybrid cloud/on-prem infrastructure.

• Build and configure delivery environments supporting CD/CI tools using an Agile delivery methodology


BS/BA or equivalent and 5+ years of experience. 

Minimum 3 Years experience with:

• Required experience: • Demonstrated experience applying secure software development best practices to non-trivial software projects.

• Deploying and monitoring infrastructure and applications in at least one of Microsoft Azure, VMware vSphere/ESXi, or AWS.

• Usage of Git (one of GitHub, GitLab, BitBucket, etc.) in a team setting, including specific experience with pushing one’s own code changes to a Git repository.

• Development of scripts in at least one of: Linux command-line interface (Bash), Windows PowerShell, Python, Groovy, JavaScript.

• Experience with troubleshooting software systems involving multiple servers/systems, tools, and complex software-defined networks.

• Have effective verbal and written communication with peers and clients.

• Ability to work in a geographically distributed, open and collaborative team environment.

Preferred experience:

• Implementing scalable cloud-based environments and systems; service-oriented architectures; deploying resilient, scalable, high-throughput systems that process large amounts of data.

• Experience using monitoring and logging tools to diagnose failure modes. • Developing Infrastructure as Code (IaC) solutions and automated testing.

• Experience using Ansible Tower, Morpheus Cloud Management Platform or CloudBolt, Splunk, CrowdStrike, VMware vSphere/ESXi, automated Azure VM provisioning (CLI/API).

COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement: To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, 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.

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.