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Tier II Help Desk Analyst

Company: SAIC
Location: Washington
Posted on: November 23, 2021

Job Description:

Job ID:
2118360

Location:
WASHINGTON
,
DC
,
US

Date Posted: 2021-11-19
Category: Information Technology
Subcategory: Technical Svcs
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: No
Minimum Clearance Required: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Top Secret
Potential for Remote Work: Yes

Description
We are currently seeking a motivated, career and customer service oriented Help Desk Analyst to begin an exciting and challenging career with SAIC.

In this role you are responsible for installing, configuring, and maintaining operating system workstations and servers, including web servers, in support of business processing requirements. You will perform software installations and upgrades to operating systems and layered software packages. You will schedule installations and upgrades and maintains them in accordance with established IT policies and procedures. Monitors and tunes the system to achieve optimum performance levels. Ensures workstation/server data integrity by evaluating, implementing, and managing appropriate software and hardware solutions. Ensures data/media recoverability by implementing a schedule of system backups and database archive operations. Supports media management through internal methods and procedures or through offsite storage and retrieval services. Develops and promotes standard operating procedures. Conducts routine hardware and software audits of workstations and servers to ensure compliance with established standards, policies, and configuration guidelines. Develops and maintains a comprehensive operating system hardware and software configuration database/library of all supporting documentation.

Qualifications
Key Qualifications:

Citrix certifications as applicable

Broad knowledge of Network and Server systems with a strong ability to understand complex environments in order to perform a thorough root cause analysis

Knowledge in System Patching and Virus protection Products

Knowledge in distributed backup solutions and procedures of different hardware and software vendors, including but not limited to HP, NetApp, EMC, and Dell hardware, and CA and Symantec software

Must have strong knowledge in enterprise System design including virtualization, SAN, DAS, and NAS Systems, data replication and consolidation

Knowledge of the Network protocol TCP/IP, including sub-netting and routing

Experience in translating business requirements and designs into technical designs

High level of written communication and documentation skills

Experience with Government IS Security C&A processes

Good Technology Messaging Administrator

Good Technology Messaging experience preferred

MS Exchange certifications Desirable

Broad knowledge of Network and Server systems with a strong ability to understand complex environments in order to perform a thorough root cause analysis

Knowledge in System Patching and Virus protection Products

Knowledge in distributed backup solutions and procedures of different hardware and software vendors, including but not limited to HP, NetApp, EMC, and Dell hardware, and CA and Symantec software

Must have strong knowledge in enterprise System design including virtualization, SAN, DAS, and NAS Systems, data replication and consolidation

Knowledge of the Network protocol TCP/IP, sub-netting and routing

Experience in translating business requirements and designs into technical designs

High level of written communication and documentation skills

Experience with Government IS Security C&A processes

Position Requirements:

U.S. CITIZENSHIP REQUIRED

A+ Certification or higher required

Security+, Network+, HDI or ITIL certifications desired

Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field degree and a minimum of 5 years of relevant work experience

Must be able to obtain a Secret Clearance

COVID Policy: Prospective and/or new employees will be required to adhere with SAIC's vaccination policy. All SAIC employees must be fully vaccinated and they must submit proof of vaccination on their first day of employment. Prospective or new employees may seek an exemption to the vaccination requirement at Contact Us and must have an approved exemption prior to the start of their employment. Customer site vaccination requirements, if more strict, will take precedence over SAIC's vaccination policy.
Target salary range: $50,001 - $75,000. The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.
SAIC - is a premier Fortune 500 - technology integrator driving our nation's technology transformation. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets includes secure high-end solutions in engineering, digital, artificial intelligence, and mission solutions. Using our expertise and understanding of existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative, effective, and efficient solutions that are critical to achieving our customers' missions.

We are more than 26,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. SAIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer, fostering a respectful work culture based on diversity, equity, and inclusion that values all contributors. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $7.1 billion. For more information, visit saic.com .

Keywords: SAIC, Washington DC , Tier II Help Desk Analyst, Professions , Washington, DC

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