Helpdesk Specialist/Technician - Level 1 - Secret Clearance - El Segundo, CA - Military veterans preferred

General Dynamics Information Technology (


  full-time   employee

El Segundo
United States

Help Desk Specialist/Technician

El Segundo, CA

Secret Clearance 


General Dynamics is seeking a Help Desk Specialist/Technician for our Air Force customer in El Segundo, CA. If you are seeking an opportunity to support our nation's military on a program that has a lot of excellent opportunities within a Fortune 100 company - then this position is perfect for you!


Help Desk Specialist/Technician


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.


Analyzes customer needs to determine functional and cross-functional requirements.


Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned.


Participates in special projects as required.




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


Skills and Abilities:


Comprehensive knowledge of the principles; methods; and techniques used in computer troubleshooting and support.


Comprehensive knowledge of desktop operating systems and applications.


Active DOD Secret Security Clearance


DODM 8570 IAT Level-II or higher certification required (Sec+ CE; etc.) required


ITIL V3 Foundation or HDI and Microsoft or Cisco related certifications desired


******* A current and active Government DoD Secret security clearance is required.



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.




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