Cloud Systems Engineer (w/Polygraph)

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Category
Systems Engineering
Location
Chantilly, Virginia

REQ#: RQ117415

Travel Required: Less than 10%
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 Cloud Systems Engineer joining our team to support customer activities at Chantilly, Virginia.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Cloud Systems Engineer supporting our customer, you will be trusted to provide general maintenance of a software solution built using Amazon Web Services and both custom and commercial software. Responsibilities will include working with the development team to keep the various environments (dev, test, and prod) up to date with security and maintenance updates, monitoring the environments for issues, providing design suggestions for the environments, and supporting the automated deployments into the environments.

WHAT YOU'LL NEED:

  • Experience and in-depth knowledge of AWS EC2 and RDS services
  • Experience with Linux systems administration
  • Experience in an Agile development environment using Jira or other work tracking software
  • Experience remediating issues found from security vulnerability scans (patching, operating system hardening)
  • Clearance required - TS/SCI with Polygraph

Technical Skills:

Required:

  • Experience and in-depth knowledge of AWS EC2 and RDS services
  • Experience with Linux systems administration
  • Experience in an Agile development environment using Jira or other work tracking software
  • Experience remediating issues found from security vulnerability scans (patching, operating system hardening)
  • Ability and desire to function effectively on a highly motivated team
  • Demonstrated experience working with High Operational Tempo and Mission focused teams

Desired:

  • Amazon certification(s)
  • Demonstrated experience in continuous integration and delivery tools (e.g., Git)
  • Demonstrated experience with LDAP/Active Directory
  • Experience working in an Agile scrum teamwork environment

WHAT GDIT CAN OFFER YOU:

  • 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

GDIT CAREERS Opportunity Owned


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.