IT Solutions Architect - Military veterans preferred

General Dynamics Information Technology (


  full-time   employee

United States

General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT) has an immediate opportunity for an IT Solutions Architect to:

  • Assist the Director of IT Architecture and Strategy to re-tool existing infrastructure as a means of migrating towards Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery which will allow us to implement and support the initiation of end-to-end automated testing and deployment for applications on premise and cloud.
  • Code- development and/or review, implement source code, code merging management and/or support
  • Build – implement, build and support tools and scripts to assist automation.
  • Test -- manage and configure continuous testing tools that provide feedback on business risks
  • Package – artifact repository, application pre-deployment staging
  • Release – change management, release approvals, release automation
  • Configure – infrastructure configuration, support and management of software tools to automate operations
  • Monitor – the deployment operations and insure high quality performance that result a positive user experience

We can only accept US citizens and or Green Card Holders.  The security clearance for this program requires the selected candidate to have resided in the US for the past five years and not have left the country for longer than 180 cumulative days.


15+ years of applicable experience to include:


  • Minimum of 5+ years of technical operations experience
  • REDHAT Enterprise Linux and/or CentOS build, development, and operations
  • OpenShift and/or Artifactory deployment and administration experience
  • Experience with some exposure to Ansible Tower and other automation skills
  • Software development lifecycle including design, development, testing, packaging, deployment, upgrade and support of Git/GitLab, Jenkins, and Subversion collaboration
  • Experience with other configuration management tools (Puppet, chef, salt)
  • Software-defined network technologies including OVS, OVN, NFV, etc.
  • Hypervisor technologies including VM, KVM
  • Python, Perl, Shell, Ruby, or similar programming experience
  • QA and automated testing experience in at unit and application levels across the entire platform
  • Ability to prepare instruction manuals, procedures/processes and related documents
  • Experience with Microsoft Office 2013/2016 and Windows 10

Additional Desired Qualifications:

  • Previous federal, state or local governmental work related IT technical writing experience
  • Previous technical writing experience with a major computer software and/or hardware company

For more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology has served as a trusted provider of information technology, systems engineering, training and professional services to customers across federal, state, and local governments, and in the commercial sector. Over 40,000 GDIT professionals deliver enterprise solutions, manage mission-critical IT programs and provide mission support services worldwide. 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.


BA/BS or equivalent.