Cloud/Virtualization Solutions Consultant, Subject Matter Expert (SRF 3619) 100% Telework!

Clearance Level
Technology Consulting
Remote, Based in USA

REQ#: RQ103177

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: BI Full 6C (T4)
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT, a Federal marketplace leader in next-generation IT solutions and services, is seeking highly qualified and motivated IT professionals like you who are eager to contribute to our critical Homeland Security missions. For the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), GDIT provides enterprise IT services for DHS’s biometric identity management system (IDENT) and the Office of Biometric Identity Management (OBIM) to store, match, share, and analyze biometric and biographic data in support of DHS’s strategic mission. GDIT’s O&M services support break-fix of current OBIM functional capabilities, as well as security remediation activities and developmental engineering (such as prototyping new code or configurations of OBIM functionality). At the most critical moments of change, we’re there - bringing the resources, solutions, and expertise to help our clients take on some of the world’s biggest challenges - and GDIT is excited to offer you a unique opportunity to join a best performing O&M team supporting one our nation’s most critical national security, law enforcement, immigration and border management, and intelligence missions.

GDIT is looking for a Cloud Solutions expert to serve as a key contributor on this large, complex task order. As a critical member of our diverse Infrastructure team, the successful candidate will design, deploy, and perform O&M of all virtual environments, leveraging Cloud Solutions to standup and configure baseline environments. Additional responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Operates and maintains client AWS infrastructure 
Performs and/or supports troubleshooting, mitigation, root cause analysis, and remediation of vulnerabilities and complex problems
Serves as an escalation path for the enterprise O&M staff for troubleshooting or inquiries 
Researches new technologies
Works occasional night/weekend performing O&M activities with minimum impact to production

Required Skills / Qualifications:
U.S. citizenship
DHS HQ EOD required to start; must be able to obtain DHS HQ Final Suitability
Masters degree (or equivalent experience) and 8+ years of related experience
Strong experience with cloud and virtualization concepts (e.g., vCloud Director, Amazon, OpenStack)
Knowledge of architecting and engineering virtual environments and solutions, to include VMware
Hands-on experience implementing and configuring cloud solutions
Strong VMware experience and advanced administration skills 

Desired Skills / Qualifications:
Masters degree in computer engineering, computer science, information systems, or related field of study
10+ yrs of directly relevant experience
Experience managing enterprise-scale solutions leveraging AWS Services, e.g., EC2, S3, CloudFormation, RDS, CloudFront, VPC, Route53, IAM, CloudWatch, Beanstalk, Lambda
Experience implementing and managing network and application performance monitoring tools, e.g., Splunk, AppDynamics, SolarWinds
Strong experience with cloud orchestration tools (vRealize, vCenter Orchestrator, etc.)
Experience managing infrastructure solutions deployed in AWS GovCloud
Experience integrating AWS with database administrator and DevOps teams 
Currency in automated code scanning, automated testing, continuous integration, continuous deployment, and continuous assessment concepts and technologies
Experience implementing secure DevOps methodologies
Experience scripting in python, bash, or comparable language 
Experience scripting against AWS CLI
Experience in Site Recovery Manager (SRM)
Experience in security hardening and STIGs for virtualization HW
Training/certifications - VCP (VMware Certified Professional), AWS Certification

This position requires being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by January 18, 2022 or the start date, if after January 18. Individuals who work in or reside in Texas or Montana or work outside of the United States may be excluded from this requirement.

The likely salary range for this position is $117,600 - $176,400, 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.

View information about benefits and our total rewards program.

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.