Mc Lean, Virginia

Responsibilities for this Position
Location: USA VA McLean - Customer Proprietary (VAC036)
Full Part/Time: Full time
Job Req: RQ116655

Type of Requisition:
Regular

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph

Public Trust/Other Required:

Job Family:
Systems Engineering

Job Description:

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 Technician joining our team to support customer activities at the customer's site in McLean, VA.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Cloud Technician supporting the customer, you will provide O&M and development support to the customer's cloud infrastructure. The ideal candidate enjoys working across teams and in an experimental, idea-filled culture. In this role, a typical day will include:

  • Analyzing user needs and evaluating new cloud technologies as they become available
  • Collaborating with development team to evaluate and identify optimal cloud solutions
  • Educating the customer on the implementation of new cloud technologies and initiatives
  • Modifying and improving existing systems
  • Developing and maintaining cloud solutions in accordance with best practices.
  • Configuring and monitoring alerts via Cloud Watch events
  • Configuring and monitoring Linux installations including standard Linux utilities
  • Creating S3 buckets and storing files, documents, HTML static pages, and permissions
  • Diagnosing, isolating, explaining, and resolving complex problems pertaining to server development, administration, and maintenance
  • Designing, developing and deploying modular cloud-based systems
  • Ensuring efficient functioning of data storage and processing functions in accordance with company security policies and best practices in cloud security
  • Identifying, analyzing, and resolving infrastructure vulnerabilities and application deployment issues
  • Regularly reviewing existing systems and making recommendations for improvements.
  • Interacting with clients, providing cloud support, and making recommendations based on client need

WHAT YOU'LL NEED:
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.
  • Minimum of 6 years related experience.
  • Troubleshooting and analytical skills
  • Good communication and collaboration skills
  • Client management skills
  • Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph required

TECHNICAL SKILLS:
  • Experience with CI/CD systems
  • AWS Services, VPC, Auto Scaling, RDS, Data Pipeline, Availability Zones (AZ), Elastic Load Balancers (ELB), Domain name service (DNS) via Lotus Notes, JAVA, JavaScript, LDAP, PKI certificate management, GIT, Linux utilities (netstat, grep, scripting, vi and isblk).
  • Experience utilizing LAMBDA and Code Deploy, JQuery, HTML V.5, JDBC and Apache Tomcat
  • Web development experience such as front-end aesthetic design, back-end development, integrating Python into web applications, and connecting front-end interfaces to live data.
  • AWS certification preferred

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
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Scheduled Weekly Hours:
40

Travel Required:
None

Telecommuting Options:
Onsite

Work Location:
USA VA McLean

Additional Work Locations:

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.

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.

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Mc Lean, Virginia

General Dynamics is a global aerospace and defense company.

Our portfolio spans the realm of the world's most technologically advanced business jets, wheeled combat vehicles, command and control systems and nuclear submarines. We offer these through our five business groups: Aerospace, Combat Systems, Information Technology, Mission Systems and Marine Systems.

General Dynamics employs thousands of people across the globe, with locations in more than 45 countries. We rely on the skills of our employees and their knowledge of customer requirements to deliver best-in-class products and services.

Who We Are Looking For 

General Dynamics is seeking military veterans and military spouses across the country who bring a deeply rooted skillset that includes team-oriented approaches to problem-solving, demonstrations of leadership and an overall commitment to the mission of the organization.  We recognize the knowledge and skills gained during your military experience are invaluable to the success of a team. We’re proud of the thousands of veterans and military professionals who have chosen to apply their leadership, teamwork and problem-solving skills to a career at General Dynamics and to continue supporting the mission of those serving today.

Should I Apply?

At General Dynamics, our employees are the heart of our company. We rely on their dedication to excellence and their intimate knowledge of customer requirements to meet the needs of customers around the globe, day in and day out. Our employees' unique blend of skill, innovation and agility drives our continued success, and we take our responsibility to them seriously. If you are a military veteran or military spouse ready to advance your career, view our available career opportunities to the right for more information and to apply today!

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