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General Dynamics Information Technology Sr. Cloud Operations Manager in Topeka, Kansas

Type of Requisition: Regular

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Secret

Public Trust/Other Required: None

Job Family: Cloud

General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT) is seeking a Senior Cloud Operations Manager (SCOM).

The key position will support GDIT’s established managed service offering in a multi-cloud environment. GDIT will deliver a MSP solution which will optimize and ensure continued performance excellence during the cloud migration and continued cloud operation of critical client business systems.

GDIT is seeking an experienced self-directed SCOM that has strong operational, organizational, collaboration, and strategic/analytical experience with the cloud computing life-cycle to perform a key role in delivering foundational technologies for GDIT’s MSP. This effort will culminate in an abstracted, highly transportable environment delivered to the Government, to be instantiated “virtually” on the Government’s network infrastructure. To ensure Cloud operations is optimized to the fullest extent, the SCOM will be expected to bring deep knowledge of cloud operations best practices and work closely with all operational partners and vendors to deliver an ‘above and beyond’ service to the Government customer. The role will be utilized as a trusted agent for both the customer leadership and GDIT.

For this effort, GDIT will use cloud based concepts to migrate and support the Government’s critical business applications by using customer-centric and ITIL-aligned service delivery models. The application of these concepts will result in a framework for integrating commercial off-the-shelf, non-proprietary technologies to avoid “vendor-lock”. Seeking a SCOM that can lead the team and manage the overall strategy and the Operations & Management of GDIT’s Cloud MSP while staying highly collaborative and involved with the customer’s surging requirements.

Required Skills

  • Experience in cloud platforms and technologies

  • Experience with multi cloud and/or Enterprise-level environments

  • Experience with ServiceNow

  • Experience with Application Management Services; Automation and DevSecOps; Cyber Security Operations; Risk/Compliance, and Optimization/Transparency

  • Experience with SLAs & KPI/Metrics

  • Experience with large complex programs (preferably Enterprise level) providing Cloud Operations Management

Desired Skills

  • Experience working in Agile teams

  • Additional certifications with cloud technologies such as AWS, Azure

  • ITIL v3 Foundation certification

Education and Experience

  • Certified in either/both AWS or Azure Solution Architect Certifications (Prefer Professional & Expert levels)

  • 8+ years of experience


  • Active DoD Secret Clearance


  • May be required to attend planning events or to work from a secured location


This position requires being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by January 18, 2022 or the start date, if after January 18. Individuals who work in or reside in Texas or Montana or work outside of the United States may be excluded from this requirement.

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.