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System Engineer Sr. Advisor

Doral, Florida
11 Jun 2024
Job Description Summary:

Transform technology into opportunity as a System Engineer Sr. Advisor with GDIT. A career in enterprise IT means connecting and enhancing the information systems and environments that matter most. At GDIT you'll be at the forefront of innovation and play a meaningful part in improving how DoD agencies operate.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Senior Network Engineer, you will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work depends on a Senior Network Engineer joining our team to support USSOUTHCOM in the introduction and further development of a Mission Partner Environments (International & Interagency Collaboration), and the ultimate goal of transforming the mission critical expeditionary environments to cloud-based platforms.

  • Diagnose, Design, Document, and Implement evolving networks/architectures for hybrid on-prem-cloud-based operating models, ensuring interoperability, defensibility, high availability, scalability, and performance.
  • Collaborate with USSOUTHCOM Enterprise architects to understand the system requirements of hybrid on-prem-cloud-based Mission Partner Specific services and applications and develop infrastructure platform designs accordingly.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to integrate hybrid on-prem-cloud-based services with the existing infrastructure (at USSOUTHCOM and other Combatant Commands), ensuring seamless connectivity, interoperability, defensibility, and data flow.
  • Develop, implement, and maintain relevant documentation, guidelines, checklists, and policies to promote continuous interoperability, ensure and improve defensibility & cybersecurity compliance, and reduce the possibility of "human error".
  • Provision, manage, and operate hybrid on-prem-cloud-based public IP addresses, Bastions, Network Security Groups, Application Security Groups, Route tables
  • Provision, manage, and operate hybrid on-prem-cloud-based networking and system components and services using IaC (ARM templates, Azure Bicep, Terraform, Azure CLI, PowerShell, etc.) for Empower platforms, developers, and teams. Examples of services include hybrid on-prem-cloud-based Firewall, Gateways, Connections, VPNs, ExpressRoutes, Virtual Networks, SDN, and more

  • Education: Bachelor's degree in computer science or related field
  • Required Experience: 10+ years of related experience
  • Experience in the design and operation of medium to large scale enterprise infrastructure, databases and application systems

Required Technical Skills:
  • Certification Requirement: CompTIA Security+, Microsoft Certified: Windows Server Hybrid Administrator Associate or other Azure cloud based certification
  • 10+ years deploying, managing, supporting, and securing complex & diverse on-prem networks, environments, and workloads
  • Certification Nice to Have: Microsoft Certified: Azure Solutions Architect Expert, or other cloud-based certifications
  • 1-3 years in an hybrid on-prem-cloud-based infrastructure engineering role
  • Strong understanding of core networking and connectivity topics surround internet-based applications (DNS, load balancers, VPN, VLAN, etc.)

Security Clearance Level: Interim Secret to start, eventually capable of attaining TS/SCI

Desired Skills and Characteristics:
  • Self-Starter, capable of focused and dedicated work as the End-to-End (E2E) SME for USSOUTHCOM's "Mission Partner" System Environments & Associated Requirements
  • Enthusiastic learner with the ability to teach, mentor, and/or collaborate with teammates (in uniform, GOVT Civ, GDIT, and Subcontractors); and accross a diverse set of technical & functional vendors/partners
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, with a keen attention to detail, and confidence in presentation

Preferred Skills, and Desired/Ideal Certifications:
  • 10+ years' IT experience
  • Relevant Certifications: [Note: not "All" are mandatory ... this is desired]
    • VMWare Certified Professional - Data Center Virtualization (VCP-DCV)
    • Microsoft Certified: Azure Solutions Architect Expert
    • Certified AZ-204: Developing Solutions for Microsoft Azure
    • AZ-400: Designing and Implementing Microsoft DevOps Solutions

Location: On Customer Site (Doral, FL)

US Citizenship Required

Full-flex work week to own your priorities at work and at home** (remove if not eligible)**
401K with company match
Comprehensive health and wellness packages
Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
Professional growth opportunities including paid education and certifications
Cutting-edge technology you can learn from
Rest and recharge with paid vacation and holidays **(remove if not eligible)**

Work Requirements

Years of Experience
10 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree

CompTIA Server+ - CompTIA

Windows Server Hybrid Administrator Associate - Microsoft - Certified

Travel Required

U.S. Citizenship Required

Salary and Benefit Information
The likely salary range for this position is $136,000 - $184,000. 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.
About Our Work

We are GDIT. A global technology and professional services company that delivers consulting, technology and mission services to every major agency across the U.S. government, defense and intelligence community. Our 30,000 experts extract the power of technology to create immediate value and deliver solutions at the edge of innovation. We operate across 30 countries worldwide, offering leading capabilities in digital modernization, AI/ML, Cloud, Cyber and application development. Together with our clients, we strive to create a safer, smarter world by harnessing the power of deep expertise and advanced technology.

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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  • Job Reference: 1353988351-2
  • Date Posted: 11 June 2024
  • Location: Doral, Florida
  • Salary: On Application
  • Role: Data, DevOps, Other, Security, Testing