Enterprise Cyber Operations Support – Problem Manager

Clearance Level
Secret
Category
Systems Analysis
Location
Falls Church, Virginia

REQ#: RQ130270

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular

THIS POSITION ALLOWS FOR UP TO 2 DAYS REMOTE WORK A WEEK

GDIT has an opening for a Problem Manager position supporting the Army National Guard (ARNG) in Falls Church, VA. This is an IT Service Management contract in support of the operation, modernization, expansion, and further evolution of the ARNG’s global Information Technology (IT) services including networking, compute, storage, infrastructure, applications, hosting, and program management services.  The GECOS program supports the ARNG enterprise IT infrastructure, its Wide Area Network (WAN), authentication and directory services, cybersecurity, application hosting, and associated services. GECOS uses ITIL best practices framework as the basis for IT Service Management (ITSM) model.

The Problem Manager owns the Problem Management process.

The Problem Manager is responsible for reducing the likelihood and impact of incidents by identifying actual and potential causes of incidents through analysis, managing workarounds, and known errors.

Problem Manager identifies, prioritizes, and assigns responsibility for problems and then manages them through the entire process to resolution. A key part of the role is managing a known errors until permanent solutions are identified and implemented. Utilize the Information Technology Service Management (ITSM) tool (currently BMC Remedy and moving to ServiceNow) dashboards and queues to execute ITIL best practices that ensure adherence to company and customer quality standards and associated IT SLAs requirements for request, incident, problem, and change management activities.

  • Conduct problem analysis to identify root-cause analysis and corrective actions.
  • Analyze incident trends, identify repeat incidents and determine where problem-solving efforts benefit the organization.
  • Work throughout the entire organization and with external entities, OEMs, and vendors to leverage knowledge, skills and assistance in the diagnostic process.
  • Conduct ongoing detailed analysis on Enterprise ServiceNow tickets, during which:
  • Identify anomalies (problems) related to ongoing issues associated with HW, SW, OS’s, Office Productivity and other business applications, and services not detected by an influx of tickets.
  • Conduct internal quality control processes that result in improved customer satisfaction.
  • Conduct ticket lifecycle quality management/continue service improvement functions that facilitate efficiency gains through process improvements.
  • Identify stale tickets that hang up in the system as a result of process and/or human error.
  • Execute shift-left activities that result ITSM process efficiencies and reduced technical costs.
  • Facilitate the troubleshooting and identification of resolution steps that result in the development of knowledge articles for single user/low density incidents.
  • Facilitate the problem management lifecycle activities (analysis/troubleshooting, workarounds, corrective action, monitoring, AAR) associated with single user/low density problems (unknown cause/fix action).
  • Facilitate the development of knowledge articles.
  • Conduct ongoing interaction with T1-T4 to facilitate shift-left activities.
  • Validate the incorporation and effectiveness of fully developed shift-left activities (QM activities).
  • Provide management, coaching, experience, and oversight to the GECOS Teams that provides network monitoring, situational awareness, service interruption and restoral management and planning, IT outage and hazardous condition tracking.

REQUIRED: 8+ years of IT related experience, ITILv4 Foundations (or obtainable within 90 days).

EDUCATION REQUIRED: BA/BS or equivalent.

CLEARANCE: Secret Security Clearance required (prefer TS/SCI).

POSITION ALLOWS FOR UP TO 2 DAYS REMOTE WORK WEEKLY

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