Cloud Security Architect

at General Dynamics Information Technology
Published January 12, 2023
Location Falls Church, VA
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


**Type of Requisition:** Regular

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

**Job Family:** Cloud

Join General Dynamic Information Technology (GDIT) to provide Cloud Security Architecture services for an exciting new contract. As a Cloud Security Architect, you will be responsible for designing, documenting, implementing, and maintaining enterprise cloud security solutions for our federal customer.


+ Work with a team of DevOps/SecOps Engineers to architect AWS solutions with the responsibility to ensure the customer maintains an overall cohesive integration with itself, partner systems, and solutions.

+ Support and advise on security assessment and modernization

+ Design security aspects of cloud infrastructure, virtual private cloud, virtual private network, relational database services, auto scaling, and computing resources to meet customers' requirements.

+ 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.

+ Present end-to-end cloud security architecture solutions

+ Create, implement and track cloud security controls

+ Assist with Authority to Operate efforts

+ Collaborate with enterprise architecture team and other stakeholders to determine enterprise tools, technologies and processes.

Key Requirements:

+ U. S. Citizen

+ Ability to secure a Public Trust clearance

+ Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Technology, or related discipline

+ AWS certification

+ CompTIA Security+ Certification

+ 8+ years' experience with solutions delivery using secure cloud frameworks, services, and technologies

+ Expertise in cloud security delivery models

+ 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

+ Expertise in developing, maintaining and contributing to technical and process documentation.


+ 2+ years' AWS experience in a solutions delivery role.

+ ITIL Certification

+ PMP Certification


+ Virtual, with the ability to travel to Sioux Falls, South Dakota

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.

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