Ticket Manager- TS SCI clearance

Clearance Level
Systems Analysis
Springfield, Virginia

REQ#: RQ117773

Travel Required: None
Requisition Type: Regular

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 can't turn into opportunity. And our work depends on a TS/SCI level cleared Ticket Manager to support our Intelligence customer.

Ticket Managers support the overall program's requirement to effectively provide data center services through timely and efficient resolution of customer requests via the agency's ticketing system.  

Manage tickets and ensure adequate workflow through ticket lifecycle. Identify and remediate gaps in ticket workflow processes. Develop, implement, and continuously refine effective ticket management and lifecycle processes. Enhance program reporting; develop and implement new reports and queries to status all types of tickets in various states for the program. Perform data analysis and provide metrics and statistical data as required. Ensure proper ticket assignment to support groups for triage, troubleshooting, and resolution. Assist with ticket quality, proper routing and assignment, documentation, and trend analysis. Effectively communicate with stakeholders to ensure timely resolution of customer requests. Review newly submitted customer requirements and perform validation. Perform change management functions and oversee implementation of changes. Manage standard order requests and enhance tracking and management of standard order expenditures. Create, develop, and maintain system knowledge articles and documentation. Provide training as required. Maintain current and relevant knowledge of ticket status and identify workflow gaps. Assist in continuous improvements by providing recommendations to assist program in enhancement of exceptional delivery of data center services. Participate in special projects as required.

Job Responsibilities

  • Ticket Managers (TM) work as part of an elite and agile team responsible for maintaining and improving program responsibilities through efficient ticket management processes.
  • The TM will be expected to proactively interact with customers and engineers in an effort to assist with expeditious responses and resolution of customer incident tickets, requests, and change requests.
  • TMs are expected to oversee multiple queues and ensure tickets are properly assigned to groups and technicians when applicable allowing for timely triage, troubleshooting, and resolution.
  • TMs are expected to have excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • TMs will assist with capacity allocations, incident and change management, proper ticket routing and assignment, and metric analysis and presentation.  
  • Candidate will be expected to coordinate, communicate, and act as a liaison to ensure that Engineers and Technicians follow established processes. Candidate will be able to guide modifications to processes and document procedural documents (standard operating procedures).
  • Candidate must demonstrate sufficient IT technical knowledge to provide advice and guidance to fellow contractors and government customers.
  • Candidate will be expected to attend and occasionally brief and lead meetings utilizing Microsoft PowerPoint, Service Now reports and dashboards, as well as Visualization Software such as Tableau.
  •  Candidate must be able to clearly explain and articulate processes, reasons, and impacts as well as assist workforce with compliance. 
  • Candidate must be proactive and able to work with minimal supervision.
  • Candidate must have excellent customer service skills as they will frequently interact with customers and government leadership personnel.
  • Candidate must have knowledge and experience necessary to apply logical precedence to handle one-off and unusual situations.

This position provides assistance and oversight of all ticket types to include Incident, Requests, Changes, and Problem tickets.  It will also include documentation and Knowledge Management Articles.  Duties may include but are not limited to: 

  • Act as the interface/liaison between customers, engineers, and the government.  
  • Oversee support group queues and tickets for the program.
  • Monitor and enhance ticket workflow.
  • Assist program with obtaining required information necessary for fulfillment and implementation.
  • Create and analyze reports and data visualizations to monitor program performance with regards to ticket resolutions and closures.
  • Interpret and validate customer requirements and manage implementation of standard order requests.
  • Maintain knowledge of catalog offerings and track standard order capacity expenditures.
  • Maintain a working knowledge of program teams, roles and responsibilities, and programmatic business changes.


Clearance and Experience Requirements:

  • Active TS/SCI security clearance required.
  • 5+ years of directly related computer systems analysis and/or programming experience.


Certifications desired:

  • ITIL v3 Foundation

Unique/Additional Skills Desired:

  • A history of successful communication with customers and technicians and experience with multiple ticketing systems from a support staff perspective
  • Knowledge and proficiency with ServiceNOW/Service+
  • Experience with querying databases utilizing SQL statements
  • Experience with data visualizations utilizing tools such as Tableau
  • Ability to provide support for maintenance and change requests activities
  • Attention to detail with strong organizational skills
  • Strong oral and written skills (document creation and note taking is required)
  • Effective time management skills
  • Ability to work within a team for projects and/or tasks
  • Dynamic and multi-mission environment experience
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
  • Ability to troubleshoot and document various problems
  • Excellent customer service skills


 The above job description is not intended to be, nor should it be construed as, exhaustive of all responsibilities, skills, efforts, or working conditions associated with this job.

 Requests for reasonable accommodations will be considered to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the principal (essential) functions of this job.

 The work is typically performed in an office environment and at client site locations, which requires proper safety precautions; work requires physical effort in the handling of light materials, boxes or equipment and significant walking.


About Our Work

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.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

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.