Applications engineer

Clearance Level
Software Engineering
Washington, District of Columbia

REQ#: RQ82171

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: Other
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT is looking to hire a candidate for DOJ OCIO  Enterprise Solutions Staff (ESS) Systems Development Service’s (SDS) mission is to provide and support an Information Technology (IT) environment that enables its customers, the DOJ Components, to achieve their business goals effectively, efficiently, and securely. The Applications engineer interfaces regularly with other Systems Administrators, Network Administrators and Technical Services leadership, and is responsible for the installation, monitoring and support of client facing applications. He/she will use the skills required of an applications engineer and have the working knowledge of the skills required to provision, manage, monitor, and decommission Azure related services. This role is for someone that loves to be hands on in Microsoft and infrastructure technologies, enjoys working in on-premise and cloud environments and wants to be part of an innovative and exciting team.

Required Qualifications:

  • Experience in supporting applications and functions in the Azure Cloud environment
  • Applications middleware support with Tomcat, Apache, .Net, IIS based applications
  • Experiencing supporting senior DBAs with application and database patches for oracle and SQL Server
  • Demonstrated experience supporting and troubleshoot web applications. This includes deployment of web service applications using Azure and utilizing application and server logs to identify and resolve issues.
  • Experience upgrading and maintain operating systems and application software on Microsoft Windows platforms.
  • Experience with building Azure based applications
  • Experience supporting multiple legacy applications and integration with active directory federation services for single sign on
  • Experience with scripting languages (PowerShell, Perl, and Python).
  • Clearance: Agency specific suitability; MUST BE US CITIZEN

Preferred/Desired Skills:

  • Experience with DevOps CI/CD.
  • Evaluating and automating the scaling and capacity requirements within Azure environment
  • Ability to perform cloud performance analysis and optimize distributed cloud systems.
  • Evaluating and automating the scaling and capacity requirements within Azure environment
  • Ability to perform cloud performance analysis and optimize distributed cloud systems.
  • Ability to use tasks tracking software JIRA, Remedy, ServiceNow
  • Certification(s) related to the Azure cloud environment preferred
  • Strong knowledge of AWS and Azure managed databases and PaaS services
  • Strong knowledge of Backup, Restore, Recovery and high availability strategies for Microsoft Azure environments.
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.