General Dynamics Information Technology Data Center Operations Support Intern, Technical (Seasonal) in Fairfax, Virginia

Job Description


IT internship supporting GDIT’s HQ Data Center Server Operations and Facilities Plant Management staff.


  • Assist with install and cabling of server, storage, and network devices.

  • Work with GDIT property manager to ensure all IT hardware is asset-tagged

  • Assist with configuration of VMWare ESXi hosts and build of virtual machines

  • Assist with migration of data from legacy Data Center Infrastructure Management (DCIM) tool to new DCIM platform.

  • Analyze, research, and resolve discrepancies regarding IT inventory

  • Support application testing following maintenance, upgrades, and outages

  • Communicate effectively with all levels of management, customers, and peers

  • Participate in special projects and work with other technologies as required


Applicants must be detail-oriented, able to assist in lifting of IT hardware. Must be a U.S. citizen.


Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) required

May also:

  1. Performs routine technical tasks in support of engineering, information systems, or related technical operations.

  2. May install, maintain and operate computers and peripheral equipment.

  3. May fabricate, install, and repair electronic or mechanical equipment.

  4. May perform basic systems and/or software testing.

  5. Participates in special projects as required.


  1. Requires a High School Diploma.

  2. Must be a currently enrolled, full time college student.

  3. Majors in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Technology or other technical degree programs strongly prefered.

  4. 3.0 GPA, preferred


0-1 years of related experience supporting engineering, information technology or other technical operations.


As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and 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.

Requisition ID 2018-38841

of Openings 1

Job Location USA-VA-Fairfax

Job Function Administration

Security Clearance Level None

Full/Part Time Full Time