Sr Technician, Help Desk - TS/SCI with Polygraph in Chantilly, VA at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 7/2/2020

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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  Help Desk Technician joining our team to

support our government client’s  activities in the Northern Virginia locations.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Help Desk Technician supports and

manages the responsibilities of the successful completion of all tasks in assigned projects.

  • Provides technical support and troubleshooting to network desktop and/or systems hardware and software.
  • Screens, refers and diagnoses internal inquiries and work requests as they relate to maintenance of personal computers and related systems.
  • Installs, configures, and upgrades computer hardware and software.
  • Provides end-user software troubleshooting and support.
  • Applies advanced diagnostic techniques to identify problems, investigate causes, and recommend solutions.
  • Provides troubleshooting and support.
  • Participates in the administration of e-mail systems.
  • Provides phone and help-desk support for local and off-site users.
  • Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced technicians.
  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned
  • Participates in special projects as required.

Associates Degree in a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.

3+ years of directly related experience supporting help desk operations.

Shift schedule - needs to be flexible to support 24x7, 365 days. (possible shifts 6am-2pm, 2pm-10pm, 10pm-6am).

Must possess appropriate and current DoD Information Assurance (IA) Certification to be considered for employment; either CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network+, CompTIA Security+ CE, Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP), OR CCNA-Security. CompTIA Security+ CE is the preferred certification. In addition must attain the required DoD 8570 Computing Environment (CE) Certification within six (6) months of Hire Date.

As part of your role/function on the program, you will be granted privileged user access. Privileged Users are subject to greater scrutiny as a direct result of the significant responsibilities placed upon them. Please be aware that because of these critical duties, you will be subject to additional IT system monitoring, and supervisory evaluation to ensure continuous adherence to Privileged User processes and procedures. Privileged Users are subject to a zero tolerance policy for security violations.

Because of the sensitive nature of the work being done for this government client, all candidates must hold a TS/SCI with Polygraph. 

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General Dynamics Information Technology 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.

At GDIT, our 'People First' culture commits to every employee feeling valued and supported throughout their career.  Our comprehensive Total Rewards package – including programs focused on financial, physical, emotional and social well-being – demonstrates this commitment. '

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.