Data Center Engineer

Clearance Level
Data Center Infrastructure
Falls Church, Virginia

REQ#: RQ66090

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular

Candidate will:

  • Supply expert knowledge in the move or fit-out of a new classified data center instance
  • Have extensive knowledge of the requirements for establishing and maintaining a SCIF approved data center instance
  • Be able to manage the project from requirements gathering through to final authorization of the center to operate
  • Have experience with redundancy and load balancing across multiple data center locations
  • Design, build, maintain, monitor, and support infrastructure environments and data center facilities
  • Act as technical liaison between the IT Infrastructure team and Business owner to provide insight into upcoming implementations and strategies including validation of ongoing solutions supportability.
  • Work across teams to ensure IT system upgrades, deployments and maintenance are conducted with minimal impact to the operation.
  • Continuously monitor and evaluate IT Infrastructure security, providing ongoing recommendations and reporting any issues when appropriate.
  • Participate in design, implementation and execution of backup and disaster recovery.
  • Define, implement, and monitor solutions and tools that automate and alert on systems and network performance and issues
  • Plan, develop, organize, write, edit and keep current documentation including project plans, project proposals, technical operation documentation, procedure documentation, network diagrams, data flow diagrams, technical support documentation, and scope of work documentation.
  • Complete risk management tasks for areas of responsibility or as assigned including but not limited to: required risk assessments are completed and revisited at required intervals; all vendor management due diligence, risk assessments, monitoring and other documentation is completed for new and existing technology vendors as required.
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.