Help Desk Tier 2 | Shift Work | Onsite DC

Clearance Level
Help Desk
Washington, District of Columbia
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Help Desk Support

Identifying Problems

Remote Support

Software Support

Troubleshooting Hardware

REQ#: RQ147569
Public Trust: Other
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to work alongside federal civilian agencies. Make an impact by providing services that help the government ensure the well being of U.S. citizens.

Job Description

The Help Desk Tier II professional will provide technical support and troubleshooting services for incoming queries and issues related to computer systems, software, and hardware. Respond to queries either in person or over the phone. Respond to email, IM messages (IM), and voicemail messages for customers seeking help. Install, modify, and repair computer hardware and software.


  • Associate’s Degree or equivalent experience.
  • 5+ years of technical support experience in current desktop and laptop computers, various operating systems to include or more of the following
  • Knowledge of Windows 10, Ticketing system (Remedy or ServiceNow), MS Office, O365, OneDrive and other end user software and hardware
  • Public Trust Level 4 (full background investigation)
  • ITIL foundations certification desired
  • Security+ certification required or the ability to obtain within 3 months of start

Job Responsibilities:

  • Configures, installs, and supports desktop computers, laptop computers, mobile devices, printers, monitors, portable data storage devices, and other general peripherals.
  • Relocates IT equipment including desktop computers, printers, monitors, mobile devices, and other general peripherals.
  • Configures IT devices for secure operation, including installation of security software, software updates, and other configurations as required.
  • Connects and configures IT devices to use computer networks.
  • Diagnoses hardware and software failures, communicates the remediation plans to users, and provide status updates.
  • Provides software support for users of AmeriCorps-provided applications (as identified by the task), including basic to advanced software operations and general use of computers and peripherals.
  • Supports AmeriCorps proprietary software. 
  • Supports desktop maintenance, including inventory and software distribution, and security maintenance, including virus updates and patch management. 
  • Provides virtual assistance sessions using Ivanti Management Console and MS SCCM.
  • Develops end-user documentation and instructions.
  • Ability to work well under pressure and to meet deadlines as needed.
  • Provides technical support to the customer for meeting management by responding to meeting requests and providing audio/visual support during meetings and conferences including audio recording, broadcasting, robotic camera operation, bridge lines, projectors, etc.
  • Tracks and updates the movement of all IT assets (laptops, desktops, mobile devices, printers, etc.) within the stipulated database and within time constraints. 
  • Re-images desktops and laptops, as needed, and deploys new equipment to end users. 
  • Re-configure mobile devices, as needed, and troubleshoot issues. 
  • Retrieves equipment from departures to be re-imaged, reassigned, and updated in inventory.
  • Performs equipment excess and disposal activities.
  • Performs advanced diagnostics, analysis, repairs, or replacement hardware for PC’s, laptops, mobile devices, and printers.
  • Follows set policies and procedures when assisting users to ensure proper handling of requests.
  • Contributes knowledge and updated information to maintain the Help Desk SOPs and Training manuals for Tier I support.
  • Works with Tier I/III and other groups to resolve technical problems.
  • Maintains a professional attitude and appearance providing excellent customer service at all times, to include maintaining a good work ethic and assisting other analysts when needed. 
  • Supports continuous improvement in the process and quality of the operations.
  • Works incidents and service requests in accordance with program Service Level Agreements (SLA’s).
  • Participates in troubleshooting of issues with the drive towards root cause identification and resolution.
  • Participates and contributes to the User Acceptance testing.
  • Performs other program activities, as required.
Work Requirements
Years of Experience

5 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree

Travel Required

Less than 10%


U.S. Citizenship Required

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 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.