Senior Systems Technician - TS/SCI w/ Poly - Military veterans preferred

2020-03-21
General Dynamics Information Technology (www.gdit.com)
Other

/yr


Vandenberg Afb

REQ#: RQ52224

Travel Required: 10-25%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

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 is 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 cannot turn into opportunity and our work depends on a Systems Technician joining our team to support our government client’s  activities in the California locations.

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

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

Provides installation, maintenance and troubleshooting support of information systems applications and related peripheral hardware.

  • Provides installation, maintenance and troubleshooting support of information systems applications and related peripheral hardware.
  • Monitors and responds to hardware and software problems utilizing a variety of hardware and software testing tools and techniques.
  • Installs and configures applications software and related hardware (desktop computers, servers, and related peripherals like printers, scanners, drives, monitors and video teleconferencing hardware).
  • Installs and configures telephony end instruments, to include voice conferencing units
  • Provides software and system troubleshooting and support.
  • Provides technical support and training to end-users.
  • Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced technicians, and may have limited supervisory responsibilities.
  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.
  • Participates in special projects as required.

Education

AA/AS in a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.

Qualifications

5+ years of directly related experience supporting information systems operations.

  • Responsible for the installation, repair, configuration and preventative maintenance of voice, video, network equipment and VTC suites/or network computer equipment.
  • Exhibits an understanding of engineering application configurations and integration with wide area networks.
  • Answers internal inquiries and troubleshoots software and hardware failures either in person or on the phone.
  • Performs hardware moves, additions, removals and changes.
  • Ensures systems and related equipment are in working condition. Maintains records on repairs, downtime changes and updates
  • Must possess appropriate current DoD Information Assurance (IA) Certification to be considered for employment, either CompTIA Security+ OR CCNA-Security. CompTIA Security+ is the preferred certification. 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. 

Benefits of this Position:

  • Opportunity for Fast Growth within the program
  • Professional Development Assistance – Covering the Cost of Obtaining Professional & Technical Certifications (depending on program)
  • Educational Reimbursement – toward degree programs and individual coursework
  • 401K Match – with 100% vesting on day one
  • Health, Dental and Vision Coverage to keep you healthy, starting your first day
  • We know work-life balance is important, GDIT offers Paid Time Off, Plus 10 Paid Holidays
  • Parking and transit commuter benefits

Why Work at General Dynamics IT?

  • Work with top talent and some of the brightest minds in your field
  • Support missions that make a difference to our Nation
  • Become part of an organization that that is committed to the highest ethical standards in all that we do 
  • Thrive in the stability of a large organization, with the ability to move onto new opportunities, supporting different missions, building your career within GDIT
  • Want to move, or find a job close to home? We have positions in several locations in the United States and the world
  • Enjoy a culture that supports work-life balance

GDIT CAREERS. Opportunity Owned. Discover more at gdit.com/careers

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.