Unified Communications Team Lead in Washington, DC at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 6/25/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    6/25/2020
  • Job ID:
    RQ40363

Job Description

We are GDIT. The people supporting and securing some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work has meaning and impact on the world around us, but also on us, and that’s important. 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 a Unified Communications Team Lead  joining our team. . U.S. Citizenship and background investigation is required; you must have a current clean financial background.  (Though the position is 8-5 M-F, the role requires flexibility to support issues or planned activities after hours, weekends and holidays as needed.) Successful candidate must possess and be able to demonstrate technical skills and engineering attitude for success, dedication and commitment.

Our operations organization is seeking a candidate to join our operations leadership team as the Team Lead of Unified Communications. In this role, you will have the opportunity to lead the group developing and executing upon the corporate unified communications strategy. This portfolio includes our Exchange, Skype,VTC, and Telephony services. This role will also have the opportunity to engage with our business unit organizations to support proposal efforts and customer programs. Major Initiatives That You Will Lead: Include: Establishing and executing the UC migration strategy for Office 365 • Enhancing the E-Mail security architecture • Executing against our Office 365 roadmap • Developing a Workstream Collaboration / Persistent Chat service • Completing the telephony migration from legacy PBX to Skype Enterprise Voice Primary Responsibilities • Lead the development and execution of device management roadmaps and strategy • Provide day to day direction, project leadership, and functional management of team members that design, deploy, and sustain the desktop platforms and management systems • Act as a senior escalation point of contact for the operations and support organizations • Deliver concise and accurate engineering documentation including design artifacts, knowledge guides, and operating procedures • Partner and collaborate with sister organizations including Corporate Information Security, Data Center, Operations, and Health management teams to ensure integrated and fully vetted solutions. Basic Qualifications • Bachelor's degree and minimum 8 years of previous relevant experience in systems engineering, including proven success managing IT service delivery in a highly secured and large scale enterprise. • Project management and leadership experience at all stages of the project lifecycle. • Strong understanding of engineering and service methodologies and processes. History as a functional leader of operations organizations with direct reports. • Prior experience leading a diverse and geographically distributed workforce. • US citizenship is required and able to obtain security clearance. • Extensive experience overseeing the architecture, engineering, and sustainment of unified communications services and platforms: • Microsoft Exchange ,Microsoft Skype, Cloud (Azure, AWS) and Office 365.

As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services, simulation, and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors. With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services. 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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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.