IT Service Desk Analyst - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee



 SAIC is seeking a IT Service Desk Analyst to support the Navy's Service Management, Integration and Transport Program (SMIT) at the United States Fleet Activities Yokosuka in in Naples, Italy.


This is a rotating-shift 24/7 operations in a call center environment.  Weekends and Holiday possible based on client needs.

Must be able to work an 8 hour shift within the 1st 2nd and/or 3rd shift options. Shift option times vary.  

Job Responsibilities:

  • Operates as the initial point of contact for customers via telephone, email or live chat to provide technical support of hardware, systems, sub-systems and/or applications.
  • Assists end-users/customers in resolving their IT issues accurately and promptly.
  • Takes detailed notes of the problem the user is experiencing, determines steps they can take to resolve the issue, and manages the flow of incoming support requests.
  • Interacts with the end-user to resolve the user's technical issues.
  • Remotely accessing the user's computer and making changes to their system and settings by navigating around application menus, or may be required to remote into customer's computer to fix an issue. In other cases, the service desk analyst walks the user through steps they can take to resolve the issue on their own.
  • Troubleshoot network connectivity issues, working with remote employees on a corporate network.
  • Develops and sustains a productive customer relationship, making the customer and their needs a primary focus.
  • May escalate complex problems to higher-level IT support specialists and experts if they are unable to resolve the issue on their own.
  • Provide supervisors or specialists with notes regarding the problem, steps they have already taken to resolve the issue, and their diagnosis of the user's problem.
  • Support users by performing system tests and updates after they complete their troubleshooting and necessary repairs.
  • Support department-wide operations by supporting the creation, editing, and maintenance of IT documents.


Required Education:

Associates Degree with four (4) years of experience; two (2) years of experience accepted in lieu of degree

Required Certifications:

  • Current DoD 8570 IAT Level I certification.
  • Must be able to obtain WIN10 certification  

Required Clearance:

  • Interim Secret Clearance required prior to start of employment with the ability to obtain full Secret Clearance; US Citizenship required.

Required Experience: 

  • Previous service desk experience responsible for Tier1 / Tier 2 support
  • Ability to solve technical issues via telephone, email, and chat.
  • Ability to learn customer support processes and techniques.
  • Ability to work well with all teammates and multi-task in a fast-paced environment.
  • Outstanding analytical, problem solving skills, and excellent customer service.
  • Excellent Interpersonal, written and oral communication skills.

Covid Policy: SAIC does not require COVID-19 vaccinations or boosters. Customer site vaccination requirements must be followed when work is performed at a customer site.