Cloud Engineer – TS/SCI with Polygraph in McLean, Virginia

General Dynamics Information Technology

Req ID: RQ176824

Type of Requisition: Regular

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None

Job Family: Systems Engineering


Cloud Based Solutions,Cloud Engineering,Microsoft Azure,VNET


15 + years of related experience

US Citizenship Required:


Job Description:

Deliver simple solutions to complex problems as a Cloud Engineer at GDIT. Here, you’ll tailor cutting-edge solutions to the unique requirements of our clients. With a career in application development, you’ll make the end user’s experience your priority and we’ll make your career growth ours.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Cloud Engineer you will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work depends on a Cloud Engineer joining our team with experience building a new network from the ground up.


  • Education: 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.

  • Required Experience : 15+ years

  • Required Technical Skills:

  • Work closely with Sponsor and PM to gather requirements and contribute to the development of network-related features.

  • Demonstrated experience designing and implementing cloud-based solutions including Compute, Storage, Networking, Security, and Monitoring.

  • Demonstrated experience working across multi-cloud network environments.

  • Apply your solid foundation of cloud networking using VNET, VPC, VPNs, firewalls, routing tables, ExpressRoutes, Direct Connects, networking protocols, and peering.

  • Demonstrated experience with traffic engineering (AWS – VPC, transit gateway, CloudWatch and ELB) and (Azure – VNET, VPN gateway, Firewall, and Front Door).

  • Have an understanding of cloud security principles and best practices, including identity and access management, encryption, firewall configurations, and network security groups.

  • Participate in capacity planning, disaster recovery planning, and security audits.

  • Create detailed documentation of network designs and configurations.

  • Continuously monitor and analyze network performance metrics.

  • Stay abreast on latest cloud services, features, trends, and best practices and provide recommendations on their adoption.

  • Demonstrated experience with A&A workflows and tools.

  • Demonstrated experience with Sponsor’s security requirements and systems.

  • Demonstrated experience monitoring system performance and recommending corrective action.

  • Security clearance level: TS/SCI with Polygraph

  • Location: McLean, VA on customer site.

  • US Citizenship Required


  • 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






The likely salary range for this position is $175,845 – $237,908. 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.

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.

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.

We connect people with the most impactful client missions, creating an unparalleled work experience that allows them to see their impact every day. We create opportunities for our people to lead and learn simultaneously. From securing our nation’s most sensitive systems, to enabling digital transformation and cloud adoption, our people are the ones who make change real.

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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