Responsibilities for this Position
Location: USA VA Home Office (VAHOME)
Full Part/Time: Full time
Job Req: RQ100652
Type of Requisition:
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:
Public Trust/Other Required:
Sr. Performance Specialist
GDIT is looking for an experienced AWS Cloud Performance Specialist to join our Cloud Engineering and Migration team to support current cloud requirements, cloud migration and deployment of new requirements to the AWS Cloud environment for our federal customers. As a Senior AWS Cloud Performance Specialist, you will work with a team Subject Matter Experts to engineer/develop, migrate and implement secure cloud solutions using AWS. In this role, the candidate should have a strong experience using AWS well-architected framework, AWS services and technologies, infrastructure, application, server, compliance, and hands-on automation experience.
Participate on agile DevOps and agile SecOps cross-functional teams using AWS Cloud technologies and tools to achieve a high level of performance and quality in delivering projects that provide exceptional business value to the customer.
Architect solutions using Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery (CI/CD) methodology to enable automation in building, testing, and deployment of applications.
Establish and maintain a cooperative working relationship with a diverse group of staff members, stakeholders, and customers.
Provide Operations maintenance and performance monitoring
Monitor storage and data, and provide optimization insights
Maintain an understanding of advancing cloud capabilities, IT and business needs, while identifying and proposing cost and functional efficiency options for the customer's collaborative decisions and actions.
Create and maintain a roadmap of customer enhancements according to the customer's decisions and directions. Track achievement in collaboration with the Cloud Leader.
Track and adjust the customer's use of AWS Cloud resource limits and quotas.
U. S. Citizen and/or Green Card holder
Ability to secure a Public Trust clearance
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Technology, or related discipline
Certified Solutions Architect Associate certification from one of the major Cloud providers (AWS, Azure, Google)
3+ years' AWS experience in a solutions delivery role.
3+ years' experience with solutions delivery using well-architected cloud frameworks, services, and technologies
Strong organizational and interpersonal skills, and demonstrated experience working with senior level stakeholders and development teams
Strong communication skills, both orally and in writing to convey cloud technologies and solutions to all levels of customer personnel
Demonstrated ability to adapt to new technologies and learn quickly
3+ years' experience working within a DevSecOps/DevOps environment, utilizing AWS services, solutions, and provisioning/automating AWS infrastructure, services and tools.
Familiarity with Security operations and compliance.
The likely salary range for this position is $115,840 - $173,760, 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.
Scheduled Weekly Hours:
Less than 10%
Some Telecommuting Allowed
Any Location / Remote
Additional Work Locations:
Total Rewards at GDIT:
Our benefits package for all US-based employees includes a variety of medical plan options, some with Health Savings Accounts, dental plan options, a vision plan, and a 401(k) plan offering the ability to contribute both pre and post-tax dollars up to the IRS annual limits and receive a company match. To encourage work/life balance, GDIT offers employees full flex work weeks where possible and a variety of paid time off plans, including vacation, sick and personal time, holidays, paid parental, military, bereavement and jury duty leave. To ensure our employees are able to protect their income, other offerings such as short and long-term disability benefits, life, accidental death and dismemberment, personal accident, critical illness and business travel and accident insurance are provided or available. We regularly review our Total Rewards package to ensure our offerings are competitive and reflect what our employees have told us they value most.
This position requires being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by December 8, 2021 or the start date, if after December 8.
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.