Help Desk Technician - 75% Travel

Ft Lee, VA
Feb 09, 2017
May 23, 2017
Specialty Trades
Full Time
Provides technical support and troubleshooting to network, desktop, and/or systems hardware and software. Primary responsibility will be deploying Windows 10 operation systems as part of GDIT's deployment team.

  1. Screens, refers and diagnoses internal inquiries and work requests as they relate to maintenance of personal computers and related systems.
  2. Installs, configures, and upgrades computer hardware and software.
  3. Provides end-user software troubleshooting and support.
  4. Applies diagnostic techniques to identify problems, investigate causes, and recommend solutions.
  5. Provides troubleshooting and support.
  6. Assists in the administration of e-mail systems.
  7. Provides phone and help-desk support for local and off-site users.
  8. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned. 
  9. Participates in special projects as required.
  10. Travel - 75%
  11. Responds to and diagnoses problems through using established procedures ensuring all actions taken are documented in the assigned ticket

  12. Ensures a timely process through which problems are controlled. Includes problem recognition, research, isolation, resolution, and follow-up step
  13. Provides support to end users on a variety of issues.
  14. Identifies, researches, and resolves technical problems.
  15. Resolves all tickets assigned and works them IAW the Agency's ticket handling process
  16. Documents, tracks, and monitors the problem to ensure a timely resolution.
  17. Provides second-tier support to end users for all approved applications on the Agency's desktop
  18. Interact with network services, datacenter or business applications groups to restore service and/or identify and correct core problem.
  19. Simulates or recreates user problems to resolve operating difficulties.
  20. Recommends systems modifications to reduce user problems
  21. Creates knowledge base articles for use by IT professionals and customer base
Education 1. Requires a High School Diploma or GED.

 2. Associate's Degree preferred.

Qualifications 1-3 years of directly related experience supporting help desk operations.


Unique/Additional Requirements


    CompTIA Security + Certification is required.(Desired) Experience deploying Windows Operating systems (Windows 10 desired)Windows XP, Windows 7, and Windows 2008 Server and experience working in a complex Windows Enterprise.Previous experience with classified system administration and crypto devices.Experience with HBSSStrong English written and oral communication skills

 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 - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.