Cloud Solutions Engineer - 100% Telework!

Clearance Level
Remote, Based in USA
Baltimore, Maryland

REQ#: RQ103103

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT plays a leading role in modernizing data warehouse infrastructure for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. We provide architecture, implementation and operations support for large scale data migration and integration of on premise and cloud IT systems.

GDIT is seeking an experienced Cloud Solutions Engineer to support these efforts. This role will design and define system architecture for new or existing computer systems and coordinate system development to include design, modeling, security, integration and formal testing. Successful candidates will manage sophisticated systems and oversee the transition into production processes.

This role will also create and maintain programmatic and technical documentation to ensure efficient planning and execution.

In this role, a typical day will include:

  • Supports management of a large AWS environment.

  • Develops Cloud Formation templates for automation of infrastructure as code.

  • Works with security team to support scans and patching of systems/services. Works with DevSecOps team to support CI/CD pipelines.

  • Performs basic administration of PaaS, SaaS, and self-managed solution components (e.g., DataBricks, Snowflake).

  • Researches and implements new services and software as needed to support the programs.

  • Contributes to completion of specific engineering programs and projects.

  • Develops solutions to a variety of complex engineering problems of moderate scope and complexity.

  • Performs complex systems design, development, and integration from the start of a systems life cycle to the end.

  • Oversees infrastructure integration including installing, configuring, testing and maintaining operating systems, application software, and system management tools.

  • Performs complex systems modeling, simulation, and analysis.

  • Performs continual maintenance and provides complex solutions for security, backup and redundancy problems.

  • Prepares and maintains a range of documentation for processes and procedures related to engineering projects.

  • May provide guidance to less-experienced Systems Engineers.

  • Maintains current knowledge of rapidly changing technology.

  • May coach and review the work of less-experienced professionals.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Systems, Business, Computer Science, Engineering, or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.

  • 8+ years of experience with development or administration of a large scale enterprise system.

  • 2+ years of experience with cloud applications and services (preferably AWS).

  • Candidate must be able to obtain and maintain a Public Trust clearance and must have lived in the United States at least three (3) out of the last five (5) years.


  • AWS certified professional strongly preferred.

  • Prior experience working with the federal government as an employee or contractor preferred.


  • Must be able to clearly and effectively communicate complex technical issues and recommend solutions to a general audience of technical and non-technical stakeholders.

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 Florida, Montana, Tennessee, Texas, or work outside of the United States may be excluded from this requirement.

The likely salary range for this position is $104,000 - $156,000, 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.