Hybrid Cloud Architect

Washington, DC
Jul 04, 2017
Sep 25, 2017
IT, IT Architect
Full Time

Improving, Maintaining and architecting a hybrid cloud environment with an Agile DevOps team using ITSM tools to organize work.


Designs and defines system architecture for new or existing computer systems.

 1. Performs expert-level hybrid system design work that may include development cost projections, architecture analysis and design, product recommendation and evaluation, Agile Sprint planning, and other architectural needs that arise.

 2. Performs systems modeling, simulation, and analysis.

 3. Acts as a subject-matter expert to multiple tasks and/or programs.

 4. Reviews completion and implementation of system additions and/or enhancements and makes recommendations to management and/or clients.

 5. Plans and directs upgrades of operating systems and designs systems enhancements.


6. Identifies, analyzes, and resolves system problems.

 7. Determines system specifications, input/output processes, and working parameters for hardware/software compatibility.

 8. Serves as a technical team or task lead.

 9. Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced systems engineers and may have supervisory responsibility.

 10. Serves as liaison with clients, participating in meetings to ensure client needs are met.

 11. May provide expertise to multiple projects and tasks.

 12. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.

 13. Participates in special projects as required.




Education 1. Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience.

 2. Masters degree preferred.


3. Any certification related to DevOps, Agile (such as ScrumMaster), or Cloud Development (such as AWS, Azure, or GCP certs) are valuable

Qualifications 8-10 years of related systems engineering experience.


- Experience with Cloud Architecture tools (AWS CloudFormation, LucidCharts, etc)
- Experience with ITSM tools
- Experience supporting a  development team



As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.