IT Application Support Specialist - Military veterans preferred

2020-02-04
SAIC (www.saic.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Broomfield
Colorado
80021
United States

Description

SAIC has teamed with the GSA to design, develop and support the evolution of IT Service Delivery for the GSA Enterprise. GSA IT requires an Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)-based solution that has an integrated, enterprise-wide focus to deliver shared IT services in accordance with GSA IT’s governance structure and portfolio-based framework.  


Job Description

  • Provides first line technical support for local and remote users, resolving technical problems and answering queries through various channels such as telephone, chat, email, and tickets submitted online.
  • Follows all company and department documented policies and procedures. Identifies, diagnoses isolates, and resolves problems with hardware, software, network, and system/applications utilizing technical skills, historical database records, and knowledgebase documentation.
  • Supporting commercial (COTS) software, customer specific applications, internet browsers, desktops, laptops, mobile devices and more. 
  • May route tickets to product line specialists, application, or system support specialists, requiring clearly documented descriptions of customers request and any troubleshooting performed. Maintains and updates records in Incident Management system.

Qualifications

Required Education/Skills
  • AA degree and minimum 1 year of technical support experience in a call center environment or high school diploma/GED and 2 years of experience.
  • Proven hardware/software troubleshooting experience
  • Proven experience providing effective and professional communication, addressing moderately complex technical issues via telephone, email, and chat
  • Demonstrated commitment and ability to provide excellent customer service
  • Ability to work well with all teammates in a fast-paced SLA driven environment
  • Interpersonal skills and excellent written and oral communications, including the ability to collaborate effectively
  • Understanding of IT concepts/practices and experience with common service desk software.
  • Proven ability to think and troubleshoot logically and act decisively in critical situations
  • Experience supporting Microsoft Office and Windows OS in an enterprise environment
  • Experience with account administration and password resets in a Microsoft Active Directory environment

Availability:

  • Ability to arrive and start work promptly at beginning of scheduled shift 
Clearance Required
  • Must be a US Citizen and possess a US “Public Trust” clearance, Secret (or higher) clearance, or be able to obtain a Public Trust clearance. 

Desired Qualifications

 
  • 3+ years of experience in computer hardware/software support
  • ITIL Certification
  • Familiarity with government IT environment and administrative processes
  • Technical certifications such as A+, N+, MCP, MCSE, CCNA
  • Strong working knowledge of Windows 7, IE 8 and higher, Google applications, VPN software, VDI, and other commonly used commercial products