Image Container Specialist

Springfield, VA, US General Dynamics Jan 16, 2023

Type of Requisition :


Clearance Level Must Currently Possess :

Top Secret / SCI

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain :

Top Secret SCI + Polygraph

Suitability : Polygraph


Public Trust / Other Required :

Job Family : Systems Analysis

Job Description :

GDIT is your place. You make it your own by embracing autonomy, seizing opportunity, and being trusted to deliver your best every day.

We think. We act. We deliver. There is no challenge we can't turn into opportunity. And our work depends on TS / SCI level cleared Image Container Specialist joining our team to support our Intelligence customer in Springfield, VA or St. Louis, MO .

In this role a typical day may include :

Responsibilities :

  • Understand container and Paas architecture.
  • Create containerized services.
  • Manage containers and container images via basic and advanced diagnostic procedures.
  • Create custom container images.
  • Deploy containerized applications on PaaS environments.
  • Deploy multi-container applications on PaaS environments.

Skills :

  • Problems will range from but not limited to Kubernetes, dependencies with underlying AWS and bare metal infrastructure and CICD pipelines.
  • Expectation is to be able to troubleshoot all issues not requiring a code change.
  • Document all customer issues and their resolution steps in the knowledge base for future references.
  • Ensures learned knowledge is translated onto a Knowledge Base for internal use.
  • Ideal candidates have capability to independently solve problems using diverse resources.
  • Generate custom reports on various different metrics as per requirements.
  • Develop a feedback loop with product and development teams based on the interactions with customers and from self-observations.

That feedback loop should be used to get any enhancements / issues added to the product backlog / roadmap to reduce support overhead or / and improve customer experience.

Requirements :

  • Must have 3+ years of prior experience supporting enterprise grade applications running on containers in a public cloud with Unix flavor OS.
  • Hands-on experience with containerization, container orchestration, and AWS.
  • Hands-on experience with Linux OS and experience troubleshooting network related issues
  • Strong troubleshooting skills
  • Has a relentless focus on resolution to customer issues.
  • Solid communication skills : Demonstrated ability to explain complex technical issues to both technical and non-technical audience

Self-starter" attitude and ability to troubleshoot independently

Scheduled Weekly Hours :

Travel Required : None


T elecommuting Options :

Work Location : USA VA Springfield

USA VA Springfield

Additional Work Locations :

USA MO St. Louis

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.