Service Desk Systems Administrator Senior

Location
Newington, VA
Posted
Jan 30, 2017
Closes
Mar 30, 2017
Hours
Full Time
Responsibilities

 

Under general supervision, responsible for providing second level telephone support to end-user community on hardware, software and network related problems, questions and/or issues. Troubleshoots determine problems for operating systems, applications and remote access, email and telephone and wireless issues. Responsible for network and email account provisioning and management, as well as, wireless mobility problems, issues or request. Defines and classifies level, priority and nature of problem, request and/or issue. If unable to diagnose problem and/or problem requires physical interaction with end user the technician escalates problem to the appropriate team. Responsible for opening, tracking and closing trouble tickets. Ensures problem ownership and promotes end-user satisfaction. Tracks activities of field engineers to who tickets were assigned. Must possess an advanced technical skill and knowledge in computer hardware and software as well as networking systems in use at customer sites. Requires experience and knowledge of installation, configuration and troubleshooting of computers. Must have basic knowledge of help desk call tracking management systems. Requires strong communication and excellent customer service skills.

 

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

 

  • Requires a good working knowledge of applications software, hardware, operating system software, networking and systems documentation support issues
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Must be able to interpret user comments, identify problems and provide timely resolution, often on complex technical issues
  • Detail oriented and organized; able to understand information systems and ensure accuracy of work
Education Education

  • BA/BS or equivalent +8 of experience
Qualifications Education and Certification Requirements

  • 5-8 years of directly related experience in systems administration and analysis.
  • Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)Certification or equivalent required
  • ITIL v3 Certification preferred
  • DoDI 8570.01m Certification required