We are GDIT. We stay at the forefront of innovation to solve complex technical challenges.
GDIT is your place. Make it your own by discovering new ways to securely and expertly apply the latest technology. Own your opportunity at GDIT and you’ll be a meaningful part of improving how agencies operate. Our work depends on a Storage Architect joining our team to support one of our Maryland customers.
At GDIT, we foster a people-centric environment. As a Storage Architect supporting this Maryland customer, you will be trusted to work on Storage, Backup, and Database systems. In this role, a typical day will include:
Collaborating with the customer and other teams to solve challenges
Responsible for ongoing storage recommendations, capacity planning and best practices, as applicable, for the following areas: business continuity, high availability, backup, recovery, and archiving. This includes working closely with the SAN and tape library teams
Reviewing (and understanding) the high-level storage architect drawings at the enterprise level
Monitoring and restoring day-to-day operational backup solutions (NetBackup)
Monitoring and supporting day-to-day operational storage systems (Oracle ZFS)
Monitoring, supporting, and troubleshooting the Nutanix enterprise-ready hypervisor
Your success will be measured through meeting the challenges in this world-wide Enterprise IT environment
WHAT YOU’LL NEED:
Education & Years of relevant experience:
High School degree or GED with fifteen (15) years of relevant experience OR
Associate’s degree with twelve (12) years of relevant experience OR
Bachelor’s degree with ten (10) years of relevant experience OR
Master’s degree with eight (8) years of relevant experience OR
Doctorate with six (6 years of relevant experience.
DoD 8570 Requirement: One of the following DoD approved certifications is required to meet the category/level IAT-2 DoD 8570 requirement for this position: Security+ CE, GSEC, SSCP, CCNA-Security, CISA, CISSP (or Associate), CASP+ CE, GCIH, GCED, CCNP Security, CySA+, or GICSP
Key Technical skills:
Solid tape library background to include:
Experience with ACSLS, and ACSLS Security is preferred
Experience with tape and disk used in a SAN environment with RH Linux servers
StorNext File system and storage manager experience.
Experience in administering the Netapp Storage system on Data OnTap and Active IQ Unified Manager
Experience in storage using multiprotocol environment like CIFS and NFS in the Netapp SAN/NAS environment
Experience in installing, configuring, maintaining and implementing the Netapp storage at the enterprise environment
Experience in installing, configuring, and administering the network switches (Cisco switch)
Experience in the administration of the Windows Active Directory
Security clearance required: Top Secret/SCI with Poly
Must be available for on-call support.
Must be open to the possibility of travel (CONUS & OCONUS), anticipate less than 5%.
WHAT GDIT CAN OFFER YOU:
Full-flex work week
401K with company match
Customizable health benefits packages
Collaborative teams of highly motivated critical thinkers and innovators
Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
Rewards program for high-performing employees
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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.