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Sr. Cloud Systems Engineer- Remote Role

**Type of Requisition:** Regular

**Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:** None

**Public Trust/Other Required:** Other

**Job Family:** Cloud

GDIT is seeking a Sr. Cloud Systems Engineer who will be responsible for designing and defining system architecture for new or existing infrastructure related projects. You will be providing support for full range of Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud administration, configuration, and maintenance. We are looking for candidates with excellent communication and presentation skills in order to communicate with Sr. Management, technical systems administrators and potentially the end customers.

This role will support the CMS Chronic Conditions Data Warehouse (CCW). The CCW provides researchers with Medicare and Medicaid beneficiary, claims, and assessment data linked by beneficiary across the continuum of care.

This is remote based role; Candidate must reside in the United States


+ Conducts full range of cloud engineering, administrative and IT operational tasks.

+ Configures and manages AWS environments to meet business owner needs.

+ Implements tools and automation for AWS infrastructure provisioning, monitoring, diagnostics, and scaling.

+ Utilizing scripting languages such as Python for automation of tasks and operations.

+ Perform architecture design, system evaluation, system analysis, and infrastructure assessment.

+ Document, deploy, and validate multi environment cloud-based infrastructure.

+ Use Amazon CloudWatch metrics to monitor the health and utilization of AWS resources.

+ Work with Redhat and Windows operating systems as well as clustered filesystems such as GPFS and EFS.

+ Create and manage IAM users, groups and access policies.

+ Build and support AWS infrastructure resources using CloudFormation and CodePipeline

+ Develops and maintains documentation on new or existing systems.

+ Identifies, analyzes, and resolves system problems.

+ Maintains the integrity and security of servers and systems.

+ Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced systems engineers.

+ Responsible for leading technical implementations including detail design and implementation for the technical project. Coordinating with resources across multiple functional groups to ensure all aspects of the technical implementation are covered.

+ Communicates extensively with technical teams and management on status of technical projects.

+ Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.

+ Participates in special projects as required.


+ BS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Information Systems

+ 10+ years of progressive experience in IT infrastructure and DevOps

+ 2+ years serving as an Engineer on AWS/cloud technologies

+ Experience with Agile methodologies

+ Strong communications skills, both verbal and written

+ AWS Solution Architect/Developer/DevOps Certifications highly preferred

+ Must be able to obtain and maintain a Public Trust

+ US Citizen or Permanent Resident

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.

Sr. Cloud Systems Engineer- Remote Role

Full time
Winchester, KY 40391

Published on 09/18/2022

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