Operations Lead #3466


  • US-DC-Washington
  • Project/Program Management
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Company Overview

GovCIO is a team of transformers–people who are passionate about transforming government I.T. We believe in making a difference by developing digital strategies and delivering the technology-related innovation that improves governmental operations each day.

But we can’t do it alone. We welcome and nurture an inclusive and diversified work culture. Because different backgrounds, experiences, abilities, and perspectives make us better decision-makers, problem solvers, and creators. We’re changing the face of I.T. – from our diverse staff to the end-products we develop. And we’re excited to expand our team. Are you ready to be a transformer?


Operations & Maintenance Lead

The Operations Lead will provide overall management and technical leadership for GAO network operations to include the GAO network (approximately 3,600 users).


Must have skills/experience:

  • 12+ years and a Bachelors (or commensurate experience)
  • Technical to Business Acumen – ability to interact with CXO and Director Level stakeholders on a daily basis; take complex technical issues and break them down into easily understood technical and business requirements
  • Management of a hyperconverged environment (VMWare, Nutanix, etc.)
  • Experience in a hybrid environment (Windows, Linux, Virtualized servers and desktops)

It is desirable that the Operations Lead has a minimum of 5 years:

  • Demonstrated experience leading and supervising teams of various job categories and skills in a converged network of similar size and scope as GAO.
  • Demonstrated experience with LAN/WAN architecture integration.
  • Demonstrated experience with investigating and successfully implementing and integrating of new technologies into a converged network.
  • Demonstrated Experience managing personnel in the following areas: storage technologies, enterprise security, network management, desktop and server operating systems, directory services, unified communications, wireless technologies, application distribution technologies, and internet services.


Experience with:

  • Server Virtualization Infrastructure
  • Virtual Desktop Infrastructure


 Environment Description:

  • Linux Servers (non-virtual)
  • Windows Servers (mix of non-virtual, virtual) (Production, Dev/Test/QA/DR)
  • Virtual Server Infrastructure (VSI) hosts (VMWare)
  • Virtual Server Infrastructure (VSI) clients (Windows Server)
  • Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) clients (Non-Persistent Windows 10)
  • Local Clients (Windows / Linux)
  • “Hyperconverged” Architecture (Nutanix)
  • WAN Connections
  • VPNs to both Federal and industry service providers
  • Separate Disaster Recover (DR) facility
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COVID Policy: New employees will be required to adhere to the Company’s and its clients’ COVID-19 safety procedures. In the event that the COVID-19 vaccination mandate for Federal Contractors is enforced, you must become fully vaccinated or request and be approved for an exemption. Employees working onsite at a client location must comply with our client’s COVID-19 requirements.

GovCIO is a team of professionals who want to make a difference. And that can only happen with a diverse, happy, and cared-for team. So, we prioritize your well-being, equity for all and look for ways to make work a better place for each of us every day.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, religious affiliation, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, or disability status. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disabled

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