General Dynamics Information Technology Technician, Help Desk in Baumholder, Germany
Respond, track and follow-up to telephone, email and team member requests for support
The GDIT technician will begin each workday with a review of all open service requests and prioritize based on DoDDS-E mission requirements and Educational Technician feedback.
These informal meetings will take place on a daily basis to identify open action items, set work priorities, and ensure that the GDIT Team’s immediate goals align with DoDDS-E objectives.
GDIT Team members will coordinate with staff at the earliest possible time to schedule all future action items. Scheduled outages, system preventative maintenance or any item that requires future coordination will be scheduled in accordance with DoDDS-E mission requirements to ensure disruption of educational activities.
Enter support requests in tracking system, triage request and coordinate with appropriate Tier 2 support personnel
Provide support to end users on a variety of issues
Assist users with all system capabilities such as: office programs, scanning, printing, digital rights management, file recovery,
Document and track user account creation, termination requests, reset requests, etc
Assist users with system policies such as: session timeouts, password complexity, and mandatory change policies
Associates Degree in a technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience.
1-3 years of directly related experience supporting help desk operations or customer service.
Mandatory Requirements(Conditions of Employment):
DoD Clearance: - DoD Active Secret Clearance or Secret Clearance Eligibility
DoD 8570 Level II– All Candidates must meet DoD 8570 level II. This means that they must possess at a minimum (or can get prior to starting) the following certification:
- CompTIA Security+ CE
Higher level certifications that will work as well:
SCNP – Security Certified Network Professional
SSCP – System Security Certified Practitioner
CISSP – Certified Information Systems Security Professional
SCNA – Security Certified Network Architect
GISO – GIAC Information Security Officer
GSE – GIAC Security Expert
Experience working with people
Ability to verbally describe how to use an application, system, etc.
Experience working with monitoring tools and creating metric reports
Help Desk/O&M Experience
Strong interpersonal and consultative skills
Excellent and demonstrated listening skills
Excellent and demonstrated verbal and written proficiency in English
MS Windows and Office experience
Strong organizational, prioritization, time and resource management skills
Ability to execute tasks in a high-pressure, constantly changing environment with tight deadlines
Strong troubleshooting; use of SCCM, ActiveDirectory
Ability to learn quickly and independently
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. 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.
Number of Positions1
Job FunctionInformation Technology
Security Clearance LevelSecret
Full/Part TimeFull Time